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George Bernard Shaw:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

Creator: Shaw, George Bernard, 1856-1950
Title: George Bernard Shaw Collection 1757-1963 (bulk 1875-1950)
Dates: 1757-1963
Extent: 80 boxes (33.3 linear feet), 1 oversize box, 13 galley folders, 10 oversize files, and 1 bound volume
Abstract: Holograph manuscripts and typescripts of working and finished versions of plays, essays, correspondence, and financial and legal records are all represented in this collection. Diaries, scrapbooks, materials accumulated by Shaw's wife, and drafts of articles and books written about the Nobel Prize winning Irish journalist and playwright are also present. The bulk of the materials reflect many of Shaw's most popular works, including Candida (1894), Pygmalion (1912), and Saint Joan (1923).
RLIN record #: TXRC99-A3
Language: English.

Due to size, this inventory has been divided into two separate units which can be accessed by clicking on the highlighted text below:
George Bernard Shaw Collection--Series I.-V. [Part I]
George Bernard Shaw Collection--Indexes [Part II] [This page]