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- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 41
- Manuscripts and Archives 4
- Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Special Collections 4
- Gilmore Music Library 1
- Actors -- United States 14
- Actors 13
- Theater -- United States 13
- Photographic prints 12
- Audiovisual materials 11
- Actors -- United States -- 20th Century 8
- Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States 8
- Theater programs 7
- Actresses -- United States 6
- Photographs 6
- Actresses -- United States -- 20th Century 5
- American literature -- 20th century 5
- Photographs -- United States -- 20th Century 5
- Playbills 5
- Scrapbooks 5
- Television actors and actresses -- United States 5
- Theatrical producers and directors -- United States 5
- Actresses 4
- Audiovisual materials -- United States -- 20th Century 4
- Authors 4 ∧ less
- French 3
- German 2
- Arabic 1
- Crawford, Jack Randall, 1878- 3
- Fontanne, Lynn, 1887-1983 3
- Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993 3
- O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 3
- Albee, Edward, 1928-2016 2
- Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891 2
- Barrymore, Ethel, 1879-1959 2
- Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 2
- Cornell, Katharine, 1893-1974 2
- Coward, Noel, 1899-1973 2
- Crawford, Cheryl, 1902-1986 2
- Garrick, David, 1717-1779 2
- Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960 2
- Kazan, Elia, 1909-2003 2
- Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833 2
- Levy, Edward G., 1898-1990 2
- Lunt, Alfred, 1892-1977 2
- Lynes, George Platt, 1907-1955 2
- Marshall, Armina 2
- Page, Geraldine 2 ∧ less
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- Stored onsite and offsite 26
- Stored offsite 16
- Stored onsite 8
Autograph manuscript letters, signed, of Janet Achurch and Charles Charrington and their correspondents. Letters concern: casting of theatrical productions; investing in theatrical projects; Charrington's involvement in the Fabian Society; and other professional and domestic topics. Correspondents include Harley Granville-Barker, William Poel, and Kate Santley. Also included is a booking sheet for the Vaudeville Theatre, London, circa 1880.
The Eve Arnold Papers contains her photographs, contact sheets, negatives, slides, transparencies, diaries, film production files, correspondence, writings by and about Arnold, printed materials, and ephemera that document her career as a member of the Magnum Photos cooperative. In addition, the collection contains audiovisual materials including motion picture film, videocassettes, sound recordings, and computer media.
The collection consists of correspondence, including letters from Kay Boyle, Donald Gallup, Robert Haas, Marcel Marceau and the artist Henry Miller; photographs; clippings; printed material; sound recordings; and manuscripts relating to the production of Nancy Cole's one-woman show, Gertrude Stein's Gertrude Stein, and other projects, including One of Each.
Photographic prints and clippings relating to English and American Drama as collected by Jack Randall Crawford, the staff of the Drama Library, and others.
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.
The R. G. Davis papers relating to Dario Fo contain correspondence, writings, printed material, contracts, programs, photographs, audiovisual materials, and other papers that document Davis’s productions of plays by Fo, including The Accidental Death of an Anarchist, We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!, and Female Parts, in 1979 and through the early 1980s.
The collection consists of plates, scrapbooks, and dress pattern catalogs, depicting European and American fashion, costume, and national dress primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries.
The Henry Hurford Janes-Josephine Baker Collection consists of letters, biographical materials, clippings, and photographs collected by Mr. Janes documenting Josephine Baker's life, principally after 1943.
The Michael Kahn papers contains correspondence, business and production files, scripts, notes, photographs, printed material, and audiovisual media documenting Michael Kahn's career as a theater and opera director, theater administrator, and teacher of theatrical arts. Kahn's administrative and directorial work at the American Shakespeare Theatre, the McCarter Theatre, the Shakespeare Theatre, and the Juilliard School are particularly well documented.
Collection of several thousand clipped autographs, franked envelopes, and autographed notes and letters by British notables, mostly from the nineteenth century. The collection is particularly strong in members of the British royal family; members of the nobility and gentry; politicians; churchmen, including missionaries and members of the Anglican hierarchy; and artists, actors, authors and journalists.
Consists of several thousand clipped autographs, franked envelopes, autographed photographs and printed cards and slips, and autograph notes and letters.
The Elizabeth Hacker Valentine Louden Papers consist of diaries, photographs, a scrapbook, correspondence, clippings, playbills, a portrait painting of Louden, and other printed material, regarding the personal and professional life of American actress Elizabeth Hacker Valentine Louden.
The Maureen Stapleton Papers, which span from 1935 to 2006, contain extensive correspondence with actors, directors and authors including Elizabeth Taylor and Tennessee Williams. Also contains printed material, photographs of Stapleton and other actors, annotated scripts, and other papers by or relating to Maureen Stapleton's life and work.