[OASIS] Harvard University Library
OASIS: Online Archival Search Information System
http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou02775View HOLLIS Record   Frames Version
Questions or Comments   Copyright Statement
MS Thr 1487

Howe, Tina. Tina Howe papers, circa 1958-2015: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository, b, pf
Call No.: MS Thr 1487
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Howe, Tina.
Title: Tina Howe papers
Date(s): 1958-2015
Quantity: 15 linear feet (16 boxes)
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Papers of American playwright, Tina Howe.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

2016MT-2. Purchased with funds from the Frank E. Chase Bequest; received: 2016 July 19.

Processing Information:

Accessioned by: Melanie Wisner.

Conditions Governing Access:

Open for research.
Most of this collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but 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.

Conditions Governing Use:

Special equipment or surrogate required; consult Houghton staff (box 16).

Biographical / Historical

Tina Howe (born 1937) is an American playwright.


Arranged in five series: I. Corrrespondence; II. Compositions; III. Printed and miscellaneous material; IV. Photographs; and V. Audiovisual and digital media. Arrangement within files is that of the creator.

Scope and Contents

Collection includes plays, short plays, film scripts, correspondence, photographs, speeches, essays, audiovisual and digital media, and printed ephemera.
For more detail about collection contents, see curatorial file.


Most of this collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

Container List