Maria St. Just collection of Tennessee Williams papers
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
• This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.
2.9 linear feet (3 boxes, 1 suitcase)
The collection is comprised of letters, telegrams, post-cards, manuscript, typescript, and printed compositions (including essays, plays, screenplays, and poems), notes, photographs, printed materials, clippings, will/estate documents, and financial records.
The collection dates from 1947-1983 with the bulk of materials from the 1950s-1970s.
Biographical / Historical
Lady Maria St. Just (1921-1994) was an actress and close personal friend of Tennessee Williams. Upon his death she was co-executor of his estate.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- St. Just, Maria. Maria St. Just collection of Tennessee Williams papers, 1947-1984 (MS Thr 1856): Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard University.
- October 30, 2018
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.
Cambridge MA 02138 USA