Collection: Sean O'Casey papers, 1917-1993 >> Sean O'Casey papers, 1917-1993
Sean O'Casey papers,
|Main Creator:||O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964|
Correspondence between Sean O'Casey and academics, agents, writers, theatre producers, actors, friends, fans and others. Also; copy articles, notes, sketches and proofs, along with press cuttings and production programmes from Ireland, Britain, Europe and North America. Also, video of Under a Colored Cap: a Visit with the Green Crow, Sean O'Casey: a 12 minute sampler to accompany the treatment for a documentary film project, issued by Green Crow Productions. [c. 5000 items]
Correspondents include: Abbey Theatre, Sara Allgood, Herbert Asquith, Hon. David Astor, Ernest Blythe, Brooks Atkinson, Ron Ayling, Dominic Behan, R.I. Best, Thomas Bodkin, Jacob Bronowski, Noel Brown, Jack Carney, Winston Churchill Austin Clarke, Sir Charles Blake Cochran, Conradh na Gaeilge, Saros Cowasjee, Eric Cross, Cyril Cusack, Leslie Daiken, Louis D<U+2019>Alton, Alan Denson, Frank Dermody, Barrows Dunham, Hilton Edwards, Richard Ellmann, Gabriel Fallon, Conor Farrington, Barry Fitzgerald, Patrick Galvin, John Gassner, George Gilmore, Lillian Gish, Victor Gollancz, Robert Greacen, David Greene, Geoffrey Grigson, Tyrone Guthrie, Anthony E. Harvey, Robert Hogan, Augustus John, Denis Johnston, John Jordan, Patrick Kavanagh, Harry Kernoff, J. M. Keynes, David Krause, Emmet Larkin, Jim Larkin, Lady Hazel Lavery, Sybil Le Brocquy, A. J. Leventhal, Cecil Day Lewis, Jack Lindsay, Edith Helen, Lady Londonderry, Desmond MacCarthy, Hugh MacDiarmid (Christopher Murray Grieve), Jack MacGowran, Roger McHugh, Siobhán McKenna, Frank MacManus, Harold Macmillan, David Marcus, Muriel McSwiney, Sir Alec Martin, Bernard Miles, Ria Mooney, Franklin D. Murphy, Kate O<U+2019>Brien, Sean O<U+2019>Faolain, Eileen O<U+2019>Casey, Peadar O<U+2019>Donnell, Eoin O<U+2019>Mahony, Brian O<U+2019>Nolan (Flann O<U+2019>Brien), Michael O<U+2019>Riordan, James Plunkett, Lennox Robinson, A.L. Rowse, Bertrand Russell, St. Laurence O<U+2019>Toole Pipe Band, Michael Scott, Séamus Scully, Bernard Shaw, Owen Sheehy-Skeffington, Paul Shyre, Alan Simpson, Arthur Sinclair, Honor Tracy, Sam Wanamaker, George Yeats, W. B. Yeats.
Letters and papers of Sean O'Casey, including correspondence with his wife Eileen and the diary written following the death of his son Niall.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts|
Physical description: 25 boxes
Finding Aids: Finding aid available: NLI Manuscripts Collection List No. 75.
|Contained in:||Sean O'Casey papers, 1917-1993|
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