Eugene O'Neill, Jr. collection, 1862-1964 (bulk 1932-1950)


Eugene O'Neill, Jr. collection, 1862-1964 (bulk 1932-1950)

The Eugene O'Neill, Jr. Collection contains articles, lectures, and reviews by O'Neill, Jr. on topics in the classics field, as well as poems by him; legal materials, including documents regarding his father's divorce from his mother, bills, a lease, and his will; materials regarding his undergraduate studies at Yale, his graduate studies at Yale and at Universita╠łt Freiburg im Breisgau, and his teaching at Yale and the New School for Social Research; personal memorabilia, such as his address book and wallet; photographs of O'Neill, Jr., his family, his friends, and places that he visited; and correspondence. The correspondence during his lifetime mainly relates to his work in classics and in radio (there is also some correspondence with friends such as Norman Holmes Pearson); the correspondence after his death deals with his funeral (paid for by his father via his father's lawyer, Winfield E. Aronberg) and the settlement of his estate by his friend, Frank S. Meyer.

8.0 linear ft. (14 boxes)

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O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 (person)

A biographical timeline is provided in the Eugene O'Neill Papers (YCAL MSS 123). From the guide to the Eugene O'Neill collection, 1912-1993, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library) American playwright. From the description of Papers, 1913-1986, 1913-1950 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155490040 From the description of Papers of Eugene O'Neill [manuscript], 1915-1940. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647810476 From the de...

Aronberg, Winfield E. (person)

Meyer, Frank S. (person)

Frank S. Meyer wrote a column, "Principles and Heresies," for the "National Review." He was also author of several books on political conservatism. From the description of Manuscripts, ca. 1960-1969. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 29527915 American journalist and author; senior editor, National Review, 1957-1972. From the description of Frank S. Meyer miscellaneous papers, 1931-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123429917...

Pitt-Smith, Kathleen, 1889-1982. (person)

Pearson, Norman Holmes, 1909-1975 (person)

Epithet: husband of Hilda Doolittle British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x0000fc ...

O'Neill, Eugene, Jr., 1910-1950 (person)

Eugene O'Neill, Jr. was the son of Kathleen Pitt-Smith and the playwright, Eugene O'Neill. He received a B.A. in 1932 and a PhD in 1936, both from Yale University, and then taught at Yale in the classics department. Later, he worked in the radio field. From the description of Eugene O'Neill, Jr. collection, 1862-1964 (bulk 1932-1950) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78934214 From the description of Eugene O'Neill, Jr. collection, 1862-1964 (bulk 1932-1950). (Unknown). WorldCat...