O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953
Biographical / Historical
Eugene O'Neill (1888-1953), American playwright.
Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:
Three autographs by O'Neill in envelope inscribed: "O'Neill Autographs for cover of Inscriptions."
Letters from Eugene O'Neill, Jr. to Lois Williams Bry, 1925-49; printed versions of O'Neill, Jr.'s articles and reviews, many inscribed to Bry; and subject files (mainly clippings) collected by Bry about O'Neill, Jr., his friends, and his family.
The papers consist of correspondence, writings, notebooks, artwork, photographs, and printed matter which document Louise Bryant's career as a journalist and her personal and family life. The papers contain only a small amount of material about John Reed.
The Barrett H. Clark Papers document the work of American writer, editor, translator, and drama scholar, Barrett H. Clark, spanning the dates 1905 to 1953. The papers contain correspondence, writings, personal papers, photographs, and printed material providing insight into Clark's scholarship on drama. Correspondents include: Maksim Gorky, Paul Green, Eugene O'Neill, and Betty Smith.
The collection consists of playbills and programs, photographs in a variety of formats, engravings, posters, clippings, and other printed material which document the performing arts in the United States and throughout the world from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries. Material relating to dramatic performance forms the nucleus of the collection, but dance, opera, motion picture, circus, radio, and television performances are also represented.
Photocopy of typed document, dated Tao House, December 17th 1940, with ANS, dated 1995, from Carlotta to Norman. With manuscript corrections for Yale University Press.
Letter : 4701 West Ruffner Street, Seattle, Washington, to James S. Sheehy, United Press Association, 814 Mission Street, San Francisco, California, 1936 November 25
Autograph manuscript letter, signed, discussing Sigmund Freud and the process of writing plays.
Typescript letter, signed, discussing O’Neill’s play Strange Interlude. He also provides information for a biography Munson is writing about O’Neill.
Letter : Casa Genotta, Sea Island, Georgia, to Sard Chipman, 130 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 1935 February 28
Typescript letter, signed, thanking Chipman for sending him copies of the Emerson Quarterly.
Letter : Prince George Hotel, 14 East 28th Street, New York, New York, to Thomas F. Dorsey, 50 Center Street, New London, Connecticut, 1920 January 14
Autograph manuscript letter, signed, discussing the health of a governor, likely Al Smith. O’Neill also says that he has started rehearsals for his play Beyond the Horizon. With envelope.
Autograph manuscript letter, signed, thanking de Navarro for sending him a letter of appreciation. O’Neill ends the letter with a quote from his play Mourning Becomes Electra.