MS Thr 206
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Archibald MacLeish plays, 1957-1968: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Thr 206
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982.
Title: Archibald MacLeish plays,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear feet)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Drafts of J. B.: a play in verse and The trojan horse by American playwright Archibald MacLeish.
67M-145. Presented by Mr. Archibald MacLeish, Uphill Farm, Conway, Massachusetts; received: 1968 June.
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Archibald macLeish Plays, 1957-1968 (MS Thr 206). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton
Library, Harvard University.
MacLeish (1892-1982) was a Pulitizer Prize winning American poet, playwright, teacher,
librarian of Congress, and public official. He was also Boylston professor at Harvard.
Includes the working scripts for productions and page proofs with autograph corrections
of J.B.; a play in verse as well as autograph manuscript and typescript versions of The trojan horse. Also includes correspondence with Helen D. Willard of the Harvard University Theatre
- (2). MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. J.B.; a play in verse. TS.(mimeograph); New York, [n.d.] 124s.(124p.)
Working script for the 1958 New York production.
- (3). MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. J.B. TS.(mimeograph autograph corrections); London, [n.d.] 98s.(100p.)
Working Script for the London production.
- (4). MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. J.B. Uncut page proofs(autograph corrections); [n.p., 1957] 51s.(52p.)
- (5). MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. The Trojan horse. A.MS. and TS.; [n.p.,n.d.] 32s.(32p.)
- (6). MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. The Trojan horse. TS.(autograph corrections);[n.p.,n.d.] 21s.(22p.)
- MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. T.L.s. to Helen D. Willard; 1963-1968.
With copies of Miss Willard's replies.
- (7). Philadelphia, 20 Nov 1963. 1s.(1p.)
- (8). Uphill Farm, 15 Apr 1967. 1s.(1p.)
- (9). same, 27 Mar 1968. 1s.(1p.)
- (10). same, 4 Jun 1968. 1s.(1p.) env.
- (11). same, 13 Jun 1968. 2s.(2p.)