Manuscripts and Special Collections

Tag: lawrence

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Additions for the D H Lawrence Collection!

November 15th, 2011 at 11:11

  The latest addition to the Lawrence Collection online catalogue is a group of papers purchased earlier in the summer with the assistance of the V & A Museum Purchase Grant Fund.  Lawrence’s autograph text of the short piece “Laura Philippine” has a special interest, as it survives with a series of letters that provide [...]

On this day in the archives…

March 26th, 2011 at 12:03

March 26th marks the hundreth anniversary of the birth of the American playwright Tennessee Williams. Born Thomas Lanier Williams, he changed his name to Tennessee in 1939 after the state in which his father was born. Williams is justifiably best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning plays, including Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and [...]