Tennessee Williams compositions
Typescripts of plays, including Cat on a hot tin roof, by American dramatist Tennessee Williams.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent.2 linear feet (7 volumes)
Includes: typescripts of scripts of plays (with autograph revisions) of: Cat on a hot tin roof, (three typescripts); Dos Ranchos; and Period of adjustment.
Biographical / Historical
Thomas Lanier Williams III (1911-1983), who published as Tennessee Williams, has often been called America's most prominent playwright. He was also a prolific author of essays, poetry, and short stories.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
62M-286 - 62M-290. Gift of Tennessee Williams Esq., c/o Audrey Wood, 598 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York; received: 1963 August.
- Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Tennessee Williams compositions, 1940-1960: Guide.
- Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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