- Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983
- Call number
- *T-Mss 1983-006
- Physical description
- 3 volumes
- Preferred Citation
- Tennessee Williams manuscripts, Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library
- Billy Rose Theatre Division
- Access to materials
- Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Playwright. The collection consists of a typescript, "Seven Card Stud: A Life Story" (1974), a 440 p. autobiography of Williams that was edited and published as MEMOIRS (1975), and two short stories: "The Inventory at Fontana Bella" (1972, 11 p.) and "Miss Coynte of Greene" (undated, 36 p. with a 5 p. variation).
Source of acquisitionManuscripts: Bequest, Estate of Tennessee Williams, 1983
Using the collection
LocationBilly Rose Theatre Division
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498