Arthur Miller collection, 1936-1979.


Arthur Miller collection, 1936-1979.

Consists of 4 playscripts (The grass still grows, 1939; The great disobedience, 1938; Honors at dawn, 1937; and No villain, 1936), 1 lecture (On recognition, 1963), correspondence primarily dealing with permissions to use the above manuscripts, and 2 photos. One exchange of letters concerns an assessment of Miller's promise as a writer, offered in 1941 by Professor R. W. Cowden, then Chairman of the Hopwood Awards Committee.

27 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7962430

University of Michigan

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