Additions made to the Tennessee Williams Tribute Collection

In honor of Tennessee Williams’ 100th Birthday Celebration, held this past March, the Tennessee Williams Tribute and Tour of Victorian Homes Committee (TWT Committee) donated numerous newspaper articles, posters, event tickets, brochures, flyers, programs, speeches, and much more associated with the birthday extravaganza.

Archivist Mona Vance (right) holding up posters from the donation along with Local History Assistant Bettye Brown (left).

The items have been added to the TWT Committee’s collection currently housed at the Billups-Garth Archives.

Events were held all over the country, such as New York City and New Orleans, in recognition of Williams’ 100th birthday March 26, 2011.

The TWT Committee hosts an annual festival every September in Columbus highlighting the works, plays, and life of Tennesee Williams. This years festival will take place September 6-11, 2011.

To learn more about future events and festivals by the TWT Committee visit http://www.muw.edu/tennesseewilliams/.

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