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Tennessee Williams papers, 1920-1983

Series I: Correspondence, 1907-1983

4 linear feet

The Correspondence series is divided into: Cataloged Correspondence; Dakin Williams Files; Letters from Agents and Publishers; and General Correspondence. The first two subseries are listed item by item. The series consists of letters from friends, family, and colleagues that often deal with Williams' writings and productions.

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Subseries I.1: Cataloged Correspondence, 1920-1982

The letters are from friends, relatives, actors, directors, writers, and colleagues. They are arranged alphabetically by sender.



Box A Ahrens, Gerhard To Tennessee Williams, Totstedt, Germany, 1963


Box A Anderson, Phillia and Bob To Paul Bigelow, New York, 3 Feb. 1951


Box A Assante, Armand To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY, 21 August 1972

[With portrait photograph and envelope]


Box A Atkinson, Brooks To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY, [2 March 1958] - 9 June 1960

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 1 Bergen, Candice To Tennessee Williams



Box A Bloom, Claire To Tennessee Williams, [n.p.], 17 March 1973 & 28 January 1982

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 2 Bowden, Charles To Tennessee Williams



Box A Bowles, Jane To Tennessee Williams, [Fez, Morocco], [18 March 1949]

[With envelope]


Box A Bowles, Paul To Tennessee Williams, [v.p.], 11 March 1949 - 27 Dec. 1957


Box A Bowles, Paul To Tennessee Williams, [v.p.], 11 May 1958 - 18 Oct. 1971

[With 1 envelope, one photocopy]


Box A Bowles, Paul To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 30 Mar. 1974 - n.d.

[With 1 envelope]


Box A Bowles, Paul To Tennessee Williams, Morocco, 3 Feb 1962



Box 53 Folder 3 Bowles, Paul To Tennessee Williams



Box A Bowles, Paul To Peter Garland, Tangier, Morocco, 3 March 1981

[Photocopy]



Box 53 Folder 4 Bowles, Paul to Audrey Wood



Box A Boyle, Kay To Tennessee Williams, Rowayton, CT., 9 June 1958



Box 53 Folder 5 Boyle, Kay To Tennessee Williams



Box A [Brando, Marlon] To Tennessee Williams, [n.p.], [n.d.]

[Transcript of typed letter]


Box A Brownlow, Isabel To Family, Knoxville, TN, 8 June 1937

[With envelope; Isabel was Williams's aunt]



Box 78 Folder 3 Carroll, Robert To Tennessee Williams, Charleston, West Virginia, 2 pages, March 14, 1979

With envelope.


Box 78 Folder 2 Carroll, Robert To Tennessee Williams, Holley Hotel, 1 page, December 3, 1979

With envelope marked "Special Delivery".



Box A Clemens, Cyril To Tennessee Williams, Kirkwood, MO., 20 March 1974


Box A Crawford, Cheryl To William Liebling, [New York], [ca. Feb. 1952]

[Written on letter from Paul Bigelow to her of [Feb.] 8; With covering t.n.s. from Liebling to Bigelow, 2/12/52; With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 6 Crawford, Cheryl To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 7 Dalrymple, Jean To Tennessee Williams



Box A Diamond, David To Cheryl Crawford, New York, 15 Jan. 1951


Box A Diamond, David To Paul Bigelow, New York, 16 Jan. 1951

[With envelope]


Box A Engle, Paul To Tennessee Williams, Iowa City, 24 Jan. 1957


Box A Feldman, Charles and Jerry Wald To The Reverend Walter Edwin Dakin, Beverly Hills, CA, 13 Sept. 1949

[Invitation to a party for Tennessee]


Box A Fischer, Louis To Tennessee Williams, Athens, Greece, n.d.



Box 53 Folder 8 Ford, Charles Henri To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 9 Gadge [Elia Kazan] To Tennessee Williams



Box A Gibson, William To Tennessee Williams, Stockbridge, MA & n.p., 18 Dec. 1974 & 15 Sept. 19[??]

[With copy of 14 page memo]


Box A Ginsberg, Allen To Tennessee Williams, Boulder, CO, 18 May 1982


Box A Gish, Lillian To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY & [n.p.], Sept. 1962 & 9 Feb. 1963

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 10 Gish, Lillian To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 11 Goyen, William To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 12 Hall, Peter To Tennessee Williams



Box A Hellman, Lillian To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY, 7 May 1982



Box 53 Folder 13 Hellman, Lillian To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 14 Hepburn, Katharine To Tennessee Williams



Box A Herlihy, James Leo To Tennessee Williams, Key West, FL & n.p., 16 May - 14 June 1960.


Box A Hoffman, Abbie To Tennessee Williams, [New York, NY], 12 Sept. [1973]

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 15 Houseman, John To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 16 Hughes, Catherine To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 17-18 ICM To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 19 Kanin, Garson To Tennessee Williams



Box A Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams, v.p., n.d. - 6 Oct. 1958

[With 3 envelopes]


Box A Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 5 Jan. 1959 - 25 April 1962



Box 53 Folder 9 Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams

Signed Gadge.



Box A Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 19 Oct. 1971 - 7 Aug. 1981

[Includes two letters in re: Kazan]


Box A Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams, v.p., n.d. - 14 Sept. 1982

[Includes t.l.s. in re: Kazan and 1 envelope]


Box A Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams, n.p., 22 Jan. 1959

[Signed 'Gadg']



Box 53 Folder 20 Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams



Box 78 Folder 4 Kazan, Elia To Tennessee Williams, 1 page, July 4, 1976



Box A Kerr, Walter To Tennessee Williams, Larchmont, NY, (ca. 1959)


Box A Kennedy (Onassis), Jacquline Bouvier Kennedy To Tennessee Williams, Washington D.C., 22 May 1962

[With envelope]


Box A Ladd, Dianne To Tennessee Williams, New York & Chicago, 1961 & n.d.

[Both with envelopes]


Box A Laszlo, Eva To Tennessee Williams, Budapest, 12 Dec. 1962

[With envelope]


Box A Laszlo, Eva To Tennessee Williams, Budapest, 18 May 1963


Box A Laughlin, James To Paul Bigelow, New York, 4 Jan. 1951

[With envelope]


Box A Laughlin, James To Paul Bigelow, New York, 16 Jan. 1951

[With envelope]


Box A Laughlin, James To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 1963 - 1976



Box 53 Folder 21 Laughlin, James To Tennessee Williams



Box A Leigh, Vivien To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY, [May 9, 1966]

[With envelope]


Box A Lemmon, Jack To Elliot Martin, [n.p.], 3 October 1979

[Includes forwarding letter from Elliot Martin to TW]


Box A Lowry, Robert To Tennessee Williams, Kings Park, NY, 13 Jan. 1957

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 22 McGuire, Dorothy To Tennessee Williams



Box A Magnani, Anna To Tennessee Williams, Rome, Italy, 1958 - 1961


Box A Magnani, Anna To Tennessee Williams, Rome, Italy, 7 Nov. 1958

[Text in Italian]


Box A Magnani, Anna To Tennessee Williams, Rome, Italy, 26 Jan. 1959


Box A Magnani, Anna To Martin Jurow, [n.p.], 31 Jan. 1959

[typed copy of letter]


Box A Malanga, Gerard To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY, 25 March 1966


Box A McCullers, Carson To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 1943 - 1960

[With envelopes]


Box A Merlo, Frank To Tennessee Williams, [Key West], [195?]


Box A Merrick, David To Tennessee Williams, New York, 3 May 1963 - 12 Sept. 1974



Box 53 Folder 23 Merrick, David To Tennessee Williams



Box A Miller, Arthur To Tennessee Williams, Roxbury, CT, 9 Dec. 1980


Box A Mrabet, Mohammed To Tennessee Williams, Tangier, Morocco, 30 March 1974


Box A Nin, Anais To Tennessee Williams, n.p. & New York, n.d. & 14 Dec. 1965

[One letter from publisher in re: Diary of Anais Nin]



Box 53 Folder 24 Olivier, Laurence To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 25 Papp, Joe To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 26 Plimpton, George To Tennessee Williams



Box A Patchen, Kenneth To Tennessee Williams, Palo Alto, CA, 5 Feb. 1960


Box A Pinter, Harold To Tennessee Williams, London, England, 25 Oct. 19[??]


Box A Porter, Katherine Anne To Tennessee Williams, Southbury, CT, 25 Jan. 1958

[With envelope]


Box A Purdy, James To Tennessee Williams, Brooklyn, NY, 12 Sept. 1960

[With envelope]


Box A Rader, Dotson To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 1971 - 1982

[letter dated Sept. 12, 1973 removed from Williams Book collection]


Box A Redgrave, Vanessa To Tennessee Williams, London, England, 10 May 19[??]


Box A Rorem, Ned To Tennessee Williams, Buffalo, NY, n.d.



Box 53 Folder 27 Rowse, A.L. To Tennessee Williams



Box A St. Just, Lady Maria To Tennessee Williams, v.p., 1975 - 1981

[With two picture cards With comments on verso by St. Just and related correspondence]


Box A St. Just, Lady Maria To Audrey Wood, London, 12 Aug. 1963

[With a postscript paragraph in the hand of Lady Maria St. Just]


Box A Shatner, William To Tennessee Williams, [Los Angeles, CA], 12 July 1981

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 28 Shepard, Sam To Tennessee Williams



Box A Simon, Neil To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY, 15 March 1967

[With envelope]


Box A Sitwell, Edith To Tennessee Williams, New York, NY & London, 10 Oct. 1950 & 31 March 1953

[With envelope]


Box A Stark, Ray To Tennessee Williams, [n.p.], 7 Oct. 1963


Box A Stark, Ray To Tennessee Williams, New York, 23 Oct. 1963


Box A Tynan, Kenneth To Tennessee Williams, London, 15 July 1968


Box A Vaccaro, Marion To Tennessee Williams, Miami, 24 May [1963]

[With related letter and envelope]


Box A Vaccaro, Marion To Tennessee Williams, [Miami], 2 Oct. [1963]


Box A Van Doren, Mark To Tennessee Williams, Falls Village, CT, 22 April 1963



Box 53 Folder 29 Van Rensselare, Philipe To Tennessee Williams



Box A Wescott, Glenway To Tennessee Williams, New York, 16 Nov. [1950?]



Box 53 Folder 30 William, Dakin To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 31 Williams, Edwina To Tennessee Williams



Box A Williams, Jonathan To Tennessee Williams, Corn Close, England, 28 Oct. 1981


Box A Williams, Rose To Daddy, Vicksburg, MS, 2 Feb. 1926

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Rose To Tennessee Williams, [n.p.], 28 Dec. 1949


Box A Williams, Tennessee To [?], n.p., n.d.

[last part of an incomplete letter]



Box 53 Folder 32 Williams, Tennessee To [] fragment


Box 53 Folder 33 Williams, Tennessee To [] fragment


Box 53 Folder 34 Williams, Tennessee To Bill


Box 53 Folder 35 Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bowles and Murillo


Box 53 Folder 36 Williams, Tennessee To Craig



Box A Williams, Tennessee To Hubert Creekmore, London, [n.d.]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Hubert Creekmore, London, [n.d.]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Edwin Dakin, Rome, Italy, [n.d.]

[With envelope]



Box 53 Folder 37 Williams, Tennessee To Mitch Douglas



Folder 1 Williams, Tennessee To Mitch Douglas, 1 page, May 30, 1979

Describes his work on "The Unusual Punishment of Babe", discusses a biography of Hart Crane. (W/ attached note from Audrey Wood)



Box 53 Folder 38 Williams, Tennessee To Floria


Box 53 Folder 39 Williams, Tennessee To Fred


Box 53 Folder 40 Williams, Tennessee To Gene



Box A Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, [n.p.], [n.d.]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, Key West, [n.d.]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, Rome, Italy, [n.d.]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Pat and Dotson [Rader], n.p., n.d.

[both t.l. incomplete]



Box 53 Folder 42 Williams, Tennessee To Lish


Box 53 Folder 41 Williams, Tennessee To Nick


Box 53 Folder 43 Williams, Tennessee To Milton



Box A Williams, Tennessee To Audrey Wood, n.p., n.d.


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Fritz, n.p., n.d.


Box A Williams, Tennessee To George, n.p., n.d.

[written on the back of an a.l. from Maggie to TW]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Greg, n.p., n.d.


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Henry, n.p., n.d.

[unfinished letter]



Box 53 Folder 44 Williams, Tennessee To Joe Papp



Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams, [Clarksdale, MS], [1920]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams, [Clarksdale, MS], [1920]

[Rainbow Comic paper illustrated by TW; contained With [1920] letter from TW to Rose]



Box 53 Folder 48 Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams



Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams, Clarksdale, MS, 15 March 1920


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, Clarksdale, MS, 28 Feb. 1920

[With the beginning of another letter on the last page]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Godmother, St. Louis, MO, 13 April 1921

[only the first page is present; in folder of a.l.s. by TW to Edwina Williams 28 Feb. 1920]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, Clarksdale, MS, 27 May 1920


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, Clarksdale, MS, 17 Oct. 1920


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams, Clarksdale, MS, 30 Oct. 1920


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams, St. Louis, MO, [Nov. 1929]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Edwin Dakin, [St. Louis, MO], [Nov. 1929]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Edwin Dakin, [St. Louis, MO], [1929]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Edwin Dakin, [Columbia, MO], [1930]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, [Memphis, TN], 17 Aug. 1935


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, Hollister, MO, 6 Aug. 1936


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Audrey Wood, [Laguna Beach, CA], 29 July 1939


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, [Mexico City?], 4 Sept. 1940


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Folks, [En route from Boston to New York], [Dec. 1940 - Jan. 1941]

[letter written by Williams after the opening of Battle of Angels in Boston, With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Joe, [n.p.], [n.d.]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, New York, [1941]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Folks, Miami, FL, [22 March 1941]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [Provincetown, MA], [25 July 1941]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Chattanooga, TN, 10 Sept. 1941


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New Orleans, 25 Sept 1941

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Bay St. Louis, 9 Oct 1941


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [New Orleans], [11 Oct 1941]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [New Orleans], [23 Oct 1941]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Jackson, MS, [3 Nov 1941]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New Orleans, 18 Dec 1941

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [St. Louis], [5 Jan 1942]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, St. Simon's Island, GA, 27 Aug 1941

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New York, [15 May 1942]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New York, [5 June 1942]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [St. Augustine, FL], [14 Aug 1942]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [St. Augustine, FL], [19 Aug 1942]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, St. Augustine, FL, 23 Aug 1942


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [St. Augustine, FL], [25 Aug 1942]

[[With clippings; With envelope]]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [Jacksonville, FL], [28 Aug 1942]

[With envelope]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Jacksonville, FL, 31 Aug 1942


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Jacksonville, FL, [22 Sept 1942]

[[With envelope]]


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Robert P. Tristram Coffin, Jacksonville, FL, 5 Oct 1942


Box A Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [Jacksonville, FL], [17 Oct 1942]



Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, St. Louis, 2 April 1943


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Culver City, CA, 23 May 1943

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Culver City, CA, [9 June 1943]

[With envelope; With clipping]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Culver City, CA, 15 July 1943

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Culver City, CA, 4 Aug 1943

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, New York, [May 1944]

[written at bottom of notice from The American Academy of Arts and Letters; With enclosed program and envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [Mexico City?], [8 June 1945]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Guadalajara, Mexico, [? July 1945?]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To The Reverend Walter Edwin Dakin, v.p., n.d. - 1946


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New Orleans, [27 Feb 1946]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Jordan Massee and Paul Bigelow, [New York], [ca. 1947]

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [New Orleans], 6 March 1947

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To The Reverend Walter Edwin Dakin, [New Orleans], 29 March 1947


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Paris, 7 Jan. 1948

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [New York], [1948?]

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [n.p.], 7 July 1948


Box B Williams, Tennessee To The Reverend Walter Edwin Dakin, New York, 13 Aug 1948

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Dakin Williams, [Gibralter], [19 Dec 1948]

[With envelope containing docket by Dakin on the reverse]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Dakin Williams, [Gibralter], 9 Dec 1948

[enclosed With letter to Dakin Williams dated 19 Dec 1948]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [Key West, FL], 4 Dec 1949

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Charlie [Charles K. Feldman?], [Hollywood ?], ca. 1950


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [Key West, FL], 13 Jan 1950

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Key West, FL, [12] April 1950


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New York, 16 Sept 1950


Box B [Williams, Tennessee] To Audrey Wood, [New York], ca. Feb 1951


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Key West, FL, 22 Feb 1951


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, [Key West, FL], 27 Feb 1951

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Memphis, TN, 4 Dec 1951


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Memphis, TN, 8 Dec 1951


Box B Williams, Tennessee To [Paul Bigelow], Miami, Jan 1952

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Key West, FL, 12 Feb 1954

[With envelope]



Box 78 Folder 6 Williams, Tennessee To Billy, n.d., postcard, n.d.

Accompanying an enclosure not attached, claiming, "unquestionably this is an outrageous story but it may be suitable to these outrageous times. I'd try it on Playboy-or Playgirl or Esquire at a reasonably outrageous price. Love, 10."



Box B Williams, Tennessee To John B. Myers, Miami, 15 Mar 1956

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New York, [1956?]

[With envelope With a.n.]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, New York, [1956?]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, Havana, [ca. Aug] 1956


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, London, n.d. 1958


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [Key West, FL], [Jan 1958]

[added to t.l.s. from Lawrence S. Kubie]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, Taormina, Italy, 5 Aug 1958


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, Key West, FL, 25 Nov 1958

[With draft of reply]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Kenneth Tynan, n.p., [1959]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Elia Kazan, n.p., [Jan ? 1959]

[signed "10"]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Brooks Atkinson, Miami, 20 March 1959


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, [New York], 23 June 1959


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Carson McCullers, Key West, FL, 6 May 1960


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frank Merlo, Miami, 2 Jan 1961

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Ted [Kalem], Miami, [1962?]

[not sent?]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To [Herbert Machiz], n.p., [Spring 1962]

[signed "10" and With related telegram]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frederick Nicklaus, [Key West, FL], [6 May 1962]

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [Tangiers, Morocco], 6 June 1962

[first page only?]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [Tangiers, Morocco], 27 June 1962


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, Tangiers, Morocco, [ca. July 1962]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, Tangiers, Morocco, [ca. July 1962]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [Tangiers, Morocco], [ca. July 1962]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, Barcelona, 15 Aug 1962


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [New York?], [31 Oct 1962]

[signed "10"]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [New York?], [Dec? 1962]

[signed "10"]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, New York, 16 Jan 1963


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Claire Luce, Key West, FL, 28 Feb 1963

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Sociedad General de Autores de la Argentina, [New York], 4 April 1963

[copy]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, Key West, FL, 7 April 1963


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Edward Albee, London, 22 June 1963


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frederick Nicklaus, [New York], 14 Aug 1963

[With a.n. on the same page; With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frederick Nicklaus, [Johnson City, VA], [22 Aug 1963]

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Claire Luce, Abingdon, VA, 16 Sept 1963

[sent With flowers on opening night of The Milk Train at the Barter Theatre in Abingdon]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bigelow, [New York], [1964?]

[With envelope With a.n. by Bigelow]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Herbert Machiz, [Key West, FL], [1964?]

[signed "10" and With copy of related letter]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frederick Nicklaus, [Key West, FL], [ca. 20 Jan 1964]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frederick Nicklaus, [New Orleans], 15 April 1964

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frederick Nicklaus, New York, 4 Sept 1964

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, [New York], [17 Feb 1965]

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, New York, 22 Aug 1965


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, New York, 30 April 1966


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, New Orleans, 1 Nov 1966


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Josephine Healy, New Orleans, 7 Jan 1967


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, New York, 22 Jan 1967


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, New York, 4 Feb 1967


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Dakin Williams, New York, 23 Feb 1967

[a.n. on bottom and back by Dakin [?]; removed from TW's copy of Paradise Lost]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, New York, 17 April 1967


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, [New York], 17 Sept 1967


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, St. Louis, MO, 7 Nov 1967


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, [New York], 21 Feb 1968


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, [Hollywood, CA], 14 Sept 1968


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, Key West, FL, 25 April 1970


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Harold Hart, Key West, FL, 13 May 1970

[TW replied to Hart on letter Hart wrote TW; copy]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, Key West, FL, 25 May 1970


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, Key West, FL, 11 Aug 1970

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frank Roberts, Key West, FL, 25 Aug 1970


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Whom It May Concern, [Key West, FL], 26 Aug 1970

[Authorizing Frank Roberts' television special]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frank Roberts, [Miami, FL], 28 Aug 1970

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Tom Buckley, Singapore, 31 October 1970

[carbon]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, Bangkok, 15 Nov 1970


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David Lobdell, On board the S.S. President Wilson, 12 Dec 1970


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Cheryl Crawford and Paul Bigelow, [Key West, FL], 29 May 1971


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Tom Seligson, Key West, FL, 6 Jan 1972

[With a.n. at bottom; With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frank Roberts, New York, 2 March 1972

[With envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Frank Roberts, New York, 5 March 1972


Box B Williams, Tennessee To David McCain, n.p., 25 Jan. 1978


Box B Williams, Tennessee Receipts of Mailgrams, v.p., 17 June 1976 - 12 July 1982


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Paul Bowles, n.p., 14 July 1978


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Eleven (i.e. Gary Carter), n.p., ca. Oct 1979


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Mrs. Bixler, n.p., 28 Aug 1980

[excerpts of two letters in re: TW's family]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To the University of Texas, Humanities Department, New York, 27 Aug. 1981 & 25 Jan. 1983

[both photocopies]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Milton, n.p., 1981 - 1982

[includes related letters from Rex Goff and Mitch Douglas; all copies]


Box B Williams, Tennessee Invitations to party at home of Ernest Hemingway, Key West, FL, 7 April 1982

[includes envelope]


Box B Williams, Tennessee To Cheryl Crawford, Key West, FL, 1 Sept. 1982

[carbon]



Box 53 Folder 45 Williams, Tennessee To Maria St. Just



Box 78 Folder 1 Williams, Tennessee To Mitch Douglas, New Orleans May 30, 1979, 1 page, May 30, 1979

Describes his work on "The Unusual Punishment of Babe", discusses a biography of Hart Crane. (W/ attached note from Audrey Wood)


Box 78 Folder 5 Williams, Tennessee To Mitch Douglas, September 18, 1980, Telegram, September 18, 1980



Box 53 Folder 46 Williams, Tennessee To Anne Targ


Box 53 Folder 47 Williams, Tennessee To Westen



Box B Windham, Donald To Josephine Healy, Venice, 7 June 1948


Box B Windham, Donald To New York Times Editors, New York, 19 Nov 1977


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 4 July 1942

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 4 Sept 1942

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, Boston, [12 Sept 1945]

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 7 Jan. 1947 - 29 July 1948


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 19 June 1947

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 3 Feb 1948

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 30 Mar 1948

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 21 June 1948


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 30 June 1948

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, London, 18 July 1948


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, Paris, 23 July 1948


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 3 Sept 1948

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 12 Oct 1948


Box B Wood, Audrey and William Liebling To Paul Bigelow, Chicago, 29 Dec 1950


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, Westport, CN, [11 July 1951]

[With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Paul Bigelow, New York, 19 July 1951

[With copy of letter encl.; With envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 21 May 1959 - 26 Oct 1960


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, n.p., 19[60?]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Cheryl Crawford, New York, 15 Aug. 1960

[carbon]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 12 Jan. 1961 - 17 July 1961


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 17 July 1961 - 25 Oct 1961


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 31 Jan. 1962 - 14 Dec 1962

[one carbon]



Box 53 Folder 49 Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams



Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 23 Jan. 1962 - 26 Feb. 1963

[note: 1 letter written by Morton Leavy to Audrey Wood]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 12 Feb. 1963


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 1 April 1963 - 9 May 1963

[2 have a.n. on bottom]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 14 May 1963 - 29 Jan 1964

[includes attached note written by Arthur Miller in re: probibiting his productions in South Africa; also includes envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, [New York], 11 June 1963

[With postcript note in hand of Audrey Wood]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Lady Maria St. Just, New York, 6 Aug 1963


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, Westport, CN, 2? Jan 1963


Box B Wood, Audrey To Charles Bowden, n.p., 15 Aug 1963

[carbon copy of letter dictated by Audrey Wood]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 22 Jan. 1965 - 5 Dec. 1966

[includes one envelope]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 9 Dec. 1966 - 18 May 1970

[includes letters by John Reich and Robert De Maria to Audrey Wood forwarded to TW]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, March 1967

[includes letters by others in re: Milktrain]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 11 Nov. 1970 - 18 Dec. 1970

[one letter is missing the first page]


Box B Wood, Audrey To Tennessee Williams, New York, 197[?] - 14 Jan. 1971



Box 53 Folder 50 Worth, Irene To Tennessee Williams


Box 53 Folder 51 York, Michael To Tennessee Williams


Subseries I.2: Daken Williams Files

1907-1959. In Box 1 of General Correspondence. A collection of correspondence to and from Williams and family purchased by Columbia Rare Book and Manuscript Library through an auction house. There are several letters from Williams' parents, from his Dakin grandparents, and a few from or about his sister Rose. The letters shed light on Williams early years including his MGM period and his trip to Mexico.



Box 1 Folder 1 Dakin, Rev. Walter To Dakin and Edwina Williams, v.p., n.d., February 11, 1947 to April 20, 1947

[Includes 3 envelopes; also includes 2 attached notes by DW]


Box 1 Folder 1 Dakin, Walter E. to Tennessee Williams, n.p., March 29, ?


Box 1 Folder 2 Williams, Thomas Lanier To Edwina Williams, Knoxville, TN, 15 Aug. 1907

[includes note from DW and envelope]


Box 1 Folder 2 Isabel To Williams family, n.p., n.d.

[includes DW's attached note]


Box 1 Folder 2 Williams, Rose and Walter E. Dakin To Edwina Williams, n.p., 24 Jan. 1922

[includes note from DW]


Box 1 Folder 2 Williams, Edwina To TW, parents, and family, v.p., 10 April 1937- April 12, 1937, n.d.

[includes two notes from DW]


Box 1 Folder 2 Williams, Edwina To Rev. Walter Dakin, v.p., 26 June 1948 - 27 July 1948


Box 1 Folder 2 Hays, Helen To Edwina Williams, New York, 15 Oct 1949

[With envelope]


Box 1 Folder 3 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, v.p., 17 Aug 1942 - 18 Nov 1950

[includes 2 envelopes]


Box 1 Folder 3 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams and Walter Dakin, v.p., 16 Dec. 1950 - 22 May 1951

[includes 2 envelopes]


Box 1 Folder 3 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, v.p., 24 Sept. 1956 - 25 July 1959

[includes 1 envelope]


Box 1 Folder 3 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, v.p., [193?]?


Box 1 Folder 3 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, v.p., n.d.

[1 t.l.s. is a photocopy]


Box 1 Folder 3 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, v.p., n.d.


Box 1 Folder 4 Williams, Tennessee To Family, v.p., 21 Sept. 1940 - 18 June 1943

[includes 3 envelopes; 1 t.l.s. With a.n. on bottom]


Box 1 Folder 4 Williams, Tennessee To Family, v.p., 3 Dec. 1943 - n.d.

[includes 1 envelope]


Box 1 Folder 5 Williams, Tennessee To Cornelius Williams, v.p., 28 Feb 1941 - n.d.

[includes 2 envelopes]


Box 1 Folder 6 Williams, Tennessee To Dakin Williams, v.p., 1948 - n.d.

[two letters are copies]


Box 1 Folder 7 Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Dakin, v.p., 14 Sept. 1931 - 27 Oct 1948

[includes 2 envelopes]


Box 1 Folder 7 Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Dakin , v.p., June 19, 1950 - May 3, 1953


Box 1 Folder 7 Williams, Tennessee To Rev. Walter Dakin, v.p., n.d.


Box 1 Folder 7 Williams, Tennessee To St. Louis Medical Credit Bureau, n.p., 19 July 1938


Box 1 Folder 7 Williams, Tennessee To Rose Williams, Columbia, MO, n.d.


Box 1 Folder 8 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, v.p., 14 Jan. 1939 - n.d.

[includes 1 envelope]


Box 1 Folder 8 Williams, Tennessee To Edwina Williams, Rev. Walter Dakin and family, v.p., 19 Sept 1940 - n.d.


Box 1 Folder 8 Williams, Tennessee Postcard of TW in Mexico; auto registration material, [n.p.], [n.d.]


Box 1 Folder 9 Webb, Samuel To C.C. Williams, St. Louis, MO, 15 Mar. 1939

[With note from DW, envelope]


Box 1 Folder 9 Williams, Tennessee To Sandy, n.p., 21 Feb. 1944


Box 1 Folder 9 Dramatists Guild To Tennessee Williams, New York, 5 June 1939

[includes a.n.s. from TW at bottom]


Box 1 Folder 9 Williams, Tennessee Clippings and Announcements, [n.p.], ca. 1940


Subseries I.3: Letters from Agents & Publishers

Collection of letters from Williams succession of agents--Audrey Wood, Bill Barnes, Mitch Douglas and ICM--and his publishers. The letters are in chronological order.


Box 1 Folder 10-13 Various, [n.p.], 1940-1982


Box 1 Folder 14 MacGregor, Robert, New Directions, 1957-1981


Box 1 Folder 15-16 Doubleday and others Correspondence, [n.p.], 1956-1982



Box 78 Folder 8-11 ICM Partners: Approx. 400 pages of mechanically reproduced permissions contracts and related correspondence (including discussion of works-in-progress and pending revisions), contracts for university appointments or recognitions, and publishing contracts, 1978-1979


Box 78 Folder 12 ICM Partners: Photocopy of seven-page contract between ICM and Ensemble Studio Theater for "Life Boat Drill" (unsigned), including a typed letter from Mitch Douglas to Kurt Dempster of Ensemble, May 24, 1979


Subseries I.4: General Correspondence, 1951-1983

Correspondents include Hermione Baddeley, Keith Baxter, Paul Bigelow. Robert Carroll, Walter E. Dakin, Henry Faulkner, Margaret Leighton, Anne Meacham, Frank Merlo, Jose Quintero, Jane Smith, Vassilis Vogilis, Edwina and Dakin Williams. Fan mail is also included.



Box 53 Folder 52 Undated [1970s ], Undated


Box 53 Folder 53 1956


Box 53 Folder 54 1966


Box 53 Folder 55 1971


Box 53 Folder 56 1972


Box 53 Folder 57 1973


Box 53 Folder 58 1974


Box 53 Folder 59 1975



Box 54 Folder 1 1975


Box 54 Folder 2-3 1976


Box 54 Folder 4 1977


Box 54 Folder 5 1978


Box 54 Folder 6 1979


Box 54 Folder 7 1983



Box 1 Folder 17-19 Last names A-C, [n.p.], [v.d.]



Box 2 Folder 1-16 Last Names: Carroll-H, [n.p.], [v.d.]



Box 3 Folder 1-31 Last Names: Healy-Perrier, [n.p.], [v.d.]



Box 4 Folder 1-29 Last Names: Persson-Z, [n.p.], [v.d.]


Box 4 Folder 30 First Names: A-J, [n.p.], [v.d.]



Box 5 Folder 1 First Names: K-W, [n.p.], [v.d.]


Box 5 Folder 2-4 Unidentified, unsigned, empty envelopes, [n.p.], [v.d.]


Box 5 Folder 5-8 Fan Mail, [n.p.], 1965-1982



Box 6 Folder 1-6 Fan Mail, [n.p.], 1965-1982



Box XX Folder XX International Creative management. Photocopy of seven-page contract between ICM and Ensemble Studio Theater for Life Boat Drill (unsigned), including a typed letter from Mitch Douglas to Kurt Dempster of Ensemble, 24 May 1979


Box XX Folder XX International Creative management. Approx. 400 pages of mechanically reproduced permissions contracts and related correspondence (including discussion of works-in-progress and pending revisions), contracts for university appointments or recognitions, and publishing contracts, December 1978-January 1979