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You may find these resources helpful if you are researching the work and life of Eugene O’Neill:

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale
The Beinecke houses the papers and writings of O’Neill, Agnes Boulton, O’Neill, Jr.


P.O. Box 208330
New Haven, CT 06520-8330

Phone: 203-432-2972
Fax: 203-432-4047
An electronic Eugene O'Neill Archive – curated by Harley Hammerman.

The Hammerman Collection and the website are now part of the Modern Literature Collection at Washington University in St. Louis.

The Eugene O’Neill Foundation, Tao House Library
Travis Bogard Reading Room and Archive

O’Neill’s Tao House is located on Kuss Rd. in Danville, CA

Eugene O'Neill NHS
P.O. Box 280
Danville , CA 94526
Phone: 925-228-8860 x6422

For tour reservations, please call the above number or use their preferred method found on their reservation page:

Museum of the City of New York
Houses O’Neill papers and a massive theatre collection


1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-534-1672
Fax: 212-423-0758


The Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
at the New York Public Library

Beatrice Ashe materials, O’Neill letters


Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

5th Avenue and 42nd Street, Room 320
New York, NY 10018-2788


You must have an appointment to be allowed into the collection. Please email for an appointment.

The Louis Sheaffer-Eugene O’Neill Collection
Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives
Charles E. Shain Library
Connecticut College


270 Mohegan Ave.
New London, CT 06320
Director: Benjamin Panciera
Fax: 860-439-2871

Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
at University of Virginia

Manuscripts, letters, and various papers by Eugene O'Neill, Agnes Boulton O'Neill


P.O. Box 400110

Charlottesville, VA, 22904-4110

Phone: 434-243-1776
Fax: 434-924-4968

Drunken Boat
An international journal on art and Eugene O'Neill.
The rich section on O'Neill, called "Celtic Twilight," is edited by O’Neill biographer and scholar Rob Dowling. It features insights, stories, and commentary on O’Neill by prominent writers, actors, directors and scholars
Jeff Kennedy, curator
A website dedicated to the work of the Provincetown Players, of which O’Neill was a member and who first produced his plays, and the many other playwrights and their plays that were performed there.

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