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- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 26
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- Yale University. Department of Drama 3
- Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935 2
- Bibliographical Society (Great Britain) 2
- Chambers, E. K. (Edmund Kerchever), 1866-1954 2
- Davin, Dan, 1913-1990 2
- Ferguson, F. S. (Frederic Sutherland), 1878-1967 2
- Greg, W. W. (Walter Wilson), 1875-1959 2
- McManaway, James Gilmer, 1899-1980 2
- Richards, Lloyd, 1919-2006 2
- Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Bibliography) 2
- Wilson, F. P. (Frank Percy), 1889-1963 2
- Yale Repertory Theatre 2
- 52nd Street Project 1
- Acton, Harold, 1904-1994 1
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Harold Acton papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 663
Overview: The collection consists of manuscript and typescript drafts of Harold Acton's translations of Chinese literary works and his writings; correspondence from Chinese, English, and American scholars and friends; material relating to a lecture tour of Italy; and other papers. Highlights include the unpublished manuscript for Popular Chinese Plays, which was once thought lost, as well as correspondence concerning its projected publication by Henry Vetch. Also included...
Adelina Carola Appleton Papers
Call Number: MSS 128
Overview: Music and other materials by Adelina Carola Appleton (1886-1958).
Found in: Gilmore Music Library
George Pierce Baker Pageant Collection
Call Number: DRA 16
Overview: The collection consists of programs, scripts, and memorabilia relating to folk, theatrical, and historical pageants collected by George Pierce Baker in the early part of the twentieth century. The collection includes a copy of the pageant George Pierce Baker authored for the American Society of Engineers.
George Pierce Baker papers
Call Number: YCAL MSS 385
Overview: The George Pierce Baker Papers contain scripts from a scenario workshop that he taught at Yale and student papers from other courses.
Philip Barry papers
Call Number: YCAL MSS 414
Overview: The Philip Barry Papers document Barry's development and career as a playwright, from his earliest production at Yale in 1919 to his final work in 1949. The Papers are composed chiefly of Barry's notes, sketches, and drafts of his plays, materials relating to the production and publication of his plays, and correspondence with friends, family, fans, and colleagues in the worlds of theater and literature. Additional materials are also present, including scripts of plays by other authors, college...
Sandi Carroll Papers Relating to Early Productions of August Wilson's Seven Guitars
Call Number: JWJ MSS 188
Overview: The papers consist of scripts, notes, rehearsal schedules, venue descriptions and other materials that document the productions of August Wilson’s Seven Guitars in Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and on Broadway in New York City, in 1995-1996. The material also provides a record of how characters and dialogue in the play were changed and developed during these productions. Also included are several corrected proofs of the script as it was being prepared for...
Barrett H. Clark papers
Call Number: YCAL MSS 569
Overview: 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.
Mercedes Moore DeMare Papers
Call Number: MS 1702
Overview: The papers consist of student notebooks, syllabi, and other course materials belonging to Mercedes Moore DeMare, a 1936 M.F.A. graduate of the drama program in the Yale University School of the Fine Arts.
Drama 50 Script Collection
Call Number: DRA 29
Overview: This collection contains scripts and other materials produced as part of the Drama 50 course at the Yale School of Drama.
Bernard Frank Dukore Collection of Peter Barnes
Call Number: GEN MSS 625
Overview: The collection consists of material relating to Peter Barnes, which was created and accumulated by Bernard Frank Dukore in the course of his research on the work of the British dramatist and screenwriter. Material includes incoming and copies of outgoing correspondence between Dukore and Barnes, dating from 1978 to 2004; copies and typescripts of original plays, adaptations, and scripts by Peter Barnes, some of which are inscribed or annotated; audio recordings of BBC productions of Barnes's...
Dwight/Edgewood Project collection
Call Number: DRA 15
Overview: The Dwight / Edgewood Project is a non-profit organization that brings children together with Yale School of Drama and Yale Repertory Theatre artists to create theater. This collection documents the activities of the project from 1995-2008 through photographs, scripts, programs, and administrative papers.
Walter Prichard Eaton writings
Call Number: YCAL MSS 505
Overview: The writings consist of manuscript and typescript drafts of various works by Walter Prichard Eaton. Included is a typescript draft of The Ecole Des Beaux-Arts in the 90's by Charles Morris.
Dates: 1919-1954, undated
Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich Evreinow correspondence and papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 296
Overview: 52 ALS and 15 TLS from N. N. Evreinov to Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich Evreinow, 6 carbons of letters from Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich Evreinow to N. N. Evreinov. Also includes correspondence between Sergeĭ Aleksandrovich Evreinow and Anna Aleksandrovna Evreinova, Arthur Lourié, and various printed materials (theatrical programs, clippings, memorial notices) and photographs relating to N. N. Evreinov.
John Galsworthy collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 278
Overview: Contains letters from Galsworthy to various people, including John Drinkwater, Henry Albert Phillips, and Geza Silberer; and writings of Galsworthy, including "The Silver Box" and "Strife."
Gilbert A. Harrison papers relating to Thornton Wilder
Call Number: YCAL MSS 372
Overview: The collection contains research files, interviews, correspondence, writings, and other materials relating to Gilbert A. Harrison's biography of Thornton Wilder, The Enthusiast: A Life of Thornton Wilder (New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1983). Harrison's research files, which include notes, photocopies of correspondence and writings, and clippings, make up the bulk of the collection. In addition to the research files, the collection includes: sound recordings of interviews with members of the...
Walter Wilson Greg papers
Call Number: OSB MSS 162
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, printed material, writings and other papers documenting the scholarly career of Walter Wilson Greg, particularly his work on the Bibilography of the English Printed Drama(BEPD), his book reviews and his periodical articles concerning the editing of Shakespeare.
Dates: 1495-1959, bulk 1905-1959
John Guare papers
Call Number: YCAL MSS 411
Overview: The John Guare Papers document the work and life of the playwright and educator John Guare. The papers consist of production files, professional correspondence, writings, writings of others, subject files, personal effects, personal papers, photographs, printed material, and one reel-to-reel sound recording. The bulk of the material spans the years 1962-2010.
Jacques Guicharnaud papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 883
Overview: The Jacques Guicharnaud Papers consist of correspondence with literary and teaching colleagues, publishers, family, and friends; autograph manuscript and typescript drafts of plays, literary criticism, and other writings; a small amount of drafts and offprints of literary criticism by colleagues; syllabi, lecture notes, and administrative papers relating to teaching at Yale University and Harvard University; printed material including theater programs and clippings relating to theater in France...
Dates: 1943-circa 2005
Eric Alfred Havelock papers
Call Number: MS 1489
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence; topical files; writings; research materials; lecture and course notes; and departmental files documenting the professional career of classicist Eric A. Havelock as educator, administrator, and author. His political interests and activities during his years in Canada are also represented. Autobiographical materials and family photographs are included in the papers.
Humanities and Fine Arts Collection
Call Number: MS 590
Overview: An artificial collection of papers of Yale faculty members and students active in the academic fields of fine arts, literature, history, linguistics, classics, music, and architecture. Correspondence, writings, clippings, notes, photographs, and miscellanea are included.