Contents and Arrangement

Tompkins, Laurence, dates not examined

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collectin consists of letters to Johnson (Princeton Class of 1948) by Sir Lewis Casson, Laurence Housman, Desmond McCarthy, Gilbert Murray, and others regarding Harley Granville-Barker, the subject of Johnson's senior thesis at Princeton. Included is correspondence between Johnson and George Bernard Shaw who worked closely with Granville-Barker in the English theater; Johnson's thesis on Granville-Barker; and typescripts and correspondence concerning The Prevalence of Witches and Weekending.

Collection History

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Tompkins, Laurence; H. Wright Johnson Collection on Harley Granville-Barker, TC029, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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