(1907 – 2003) American actress. Known for her fierce independence and spirited personality, Hepburn was a leading lady in Hollywood for more than 60 years. She received four Academy Awards for Best Actress. Partial A.L.S. on her personal letterhead, 1 page, 8 x 6 in., December 17, 1981, typed ‘Dear Proctor What a great calendar. Wonderful pictures. Thank you.’ Adding in her hand ‘Happy + Merry + Luv to your beautiful teach[er] Kate’. With a color portrait of Katherine Hepburn, 8 x 10 inches.