Richard Hayward Archive

He was associated with the Ulster Players, acting with and managing the group for a number of years. Hayward also made over a hundred records as a ballad singer and directed the first sound motion picture made in Ireland. Richard Hayward died in Belfast in a car accident on October 13th 1964.

Strengths

There are manuscripts of "Sugarhouse Entry" and "Border Foray"and a radio typescript of "Christmas rhymers". The archive also includes a rough first draft of " Munster and the city of Cork" recorded on dictaphone belts (there is no equipment for their use).

Physical characteristics

2 manuscripts, 1 radio typescript and a dictaphone recording.

Description or Catalogue

Itemised hand-list with manual indexing.

Created

1957
1961
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Closed
Accrual Method
Donation
Accrual Periodicity
Closed
Added by Libraries NI | Last updated on: 24 May 2018