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Newest Finding Aids

This list includes finding aids created in the last twelve months for new acquisitions, previously uncatalogued collections, and collections retrospectively converted from the card catalog. It does not include existing finding aids that have been revised.

Digitized material is available for collections noted with a


December 2016

Adams, Richard Lee (1908-1965). Photography Collection, circa 1900-2014 (bulk 1935-1945)
Rao, Raja (1908-2006). Papers, 1956-2006
Shawn, Ted (1891-1972). John Willis Collection of Ted Shawn, 1966-1971
Williams, Miller (1930-2015). Papers, 1930-2014
Wise, Thomas James (1859-1937) Literary File Photography Collection, undated


October 2016

Lessing, Doris (1919-2013). Collection, 1961-2000
Lessing, Doris (1919-2013). Tom Maschler Collection of Doris Lessing, 1955-1957


September 2016

Goldbeck, E. O. (Eugene Omar) (1892-1986). Banquet Negatives and Prints, circa 1910-1960 (bulk 1910s-1930s)
Ishiguro, Kazuo (1954- ). Papers, 1955-2015
Lessing, Doris (1919-2013). Papers, 1940s-1999
Marcus, Stanley (1905-2002). Sicilian Marionettes Collection, circa 1850-circa 1960


August 2016

Ashby, Clifford (1925-2015). Papers, 1979-1985, undated
Hubbard, Elbert (1856-1915). Collection, 1886-1988, undated
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset) (1874-1965). Collection, 1899-1965, undated
Puppetry Collection, 1800s-1980s (bulk 1880s-1950s)
Woolmer, J. Howard (1929- ). Collection of Sebastian Barry and Penelope Fitzgerald, 1978-2014


June 2016

Vlastos, Gregory (1907-1991). Papers, circa 1930s-1991


May 2016

Bruccoli, Matthew J. (1931-2008). Papers, 1916-2008 (bulk 1960-2008)
Drury Lane Theater (London, England). Promptbooks Collection, 1718-1787
Evans, Edith (1888-1976). Bryan Forbes Collection of Edith Evans, 1923-2001
Evans, Edith (1888-1976). Henry Hurford Janes Collection of Edith Evans, 1891-1989 (bulk 1940-1976)
German Plays. Collection, circa 1870-1910 (bulk 1875-1900)
Gwyn, Nell (1650-1687). Jacob Henry Burn Collection of Nell Gwyn, 1675-1872
King, Francis (1923-2011). Joe H. Baker Jr. Collection of Francis Henry King 1948-1988
Pitt, Malcolm (1896-1986). Papers, 1924-1947
Russell, Rhoda Winter (1930- ). Papers, circa 1932-2010 (bulk 1942-1959)


March 2016

A. M. Heath & Co. Ltd. Records, 1956-2009
Banks, Russell (1940- ). Collection, 1972-2004
Behrman, S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel) (1893-1973). Collection, 1934-1963, undated
Black Crook. Collection, 1853-1929, undated
Children’s Theater and Theater for Youth. Collection, 1960s-1980s
Collins, Carvel (1912-1990). Collection of William Faulkner Research Materials
Crain, W. H. (1917-1998). Porcelain Figures Collection, 1970s
Cuevas, George de, marquis (1886-1961). Dance Collection, 1913-1962
Dibdin Family. Papers, 1802-1970
Jennings, Coleman A. (1933- ). Correspondence, 1967-1991
Killigrew, Thomas (1612-1683). Miscellany, compiled 1600s-1700s
Maas, Willard 1906-1971 Collection 1868-1968 (bulk 1922-1968)
Peffer, Crawford A. (1868-1961). Redpath Lyceum and Chatauqua Collection, 1878-1959
Raynolds, Robert (1902-1965). Papers, 1925-1972
Rehan, Ada, & Augustin Daly Collection, 1884-1899
Theatrical Designs: From the Baroque through Neoclassicism. Collection, undated
Uncle Tom's Cabin. Collection, 1825-1946


February 2016

Davenport, Guy (1927-2005). Papers, 1777-2004 (bulk 1945-2004)


January 2016

Ruscha, Edward (1937- ). Papers and Art Collection, 1962-2015


December 2015

Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989). Peter Snow Collection of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot, 1955-1957, undated
Flint, F. S. (Frank Stewart) (1885-1960). Collection, 1905-1969, undated
Grossmith, George (1847-1912) and Weedon (1852-1919). Collection, 1886-1890s, undated
Lister, R. P. (Richard Percival) (1914-2014). Collection, 1944-1949
Machen, Arthur (1863-1947). Collection, 1881-1975, undated
Mitchison, Naomi (1897-1999). Collection, 1908-1990, undated
O'Connor, Philip (1916-1998). Collection, 1938-2003 (bulk 1954-1976)