4 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Theater--History.

  1. Lee Strasberg papers, 1780-2006

    100,000 items ; 290 containers plus 19 oversize ; 123 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Actor, director, and acting teacher. Correspondence, memoranda, production files, lectures, writings, scripts, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers relating to Strasberg's theatrical and film career, Method acting, the Actors Studio, and theater history.

  2. John Davis Batchelder collection of manuscripts, 1537-1944

    2,000 items ; 14 containers ; 4.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Educator and collector. Autographs, letters, official documents, writings, printed material, photographs, and other papers of prominent historical figures in the arts, science, and politics of the Western world collected by Batchelder.

  3. Charlotte Cushman papers, 1823-1941

    10,000 items ; 21 containers plus 1 oversize ; 5.5 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Actress. Correspondence; biographical and genealogical material; annotated scripts and texts of plays, poetry, and readings; newspaper clippings; reviews; and souvenir programs relating chiefly to Cushman's career in the theater.

  4. Edna St. Vincent Millay papers, 1832-1992

    45,000 items ; 133 containers plus 12 oversize ; 60 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Poet and writer. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, literary drafts, legal documents, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, theatrical playbills, reports, printed material, and family papers relating to Millay's life, family, and literary career.