University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Cleve Haubold Papers, 1964-1980



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Haubold, Cleve
Title: Cleve Haubold papers
Dates: 1964-1980
Abstract: Manuscripts of plays and correspondence compose the Cleve Haubold Papers, 1964-1980, documenting Haubold's activities as a graduate student at the University of Texas at Austin and career as a playwright.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02829
Extent: 1.25 linear feet
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

A native of Dallas, Texas, playwright Cleve Haubold received his PhD from the University of Texas at Austin's (UT) Department of Drama. He published numerous plays, including The Big Black Box (1964), Follow the Elephants (1965), and The Last of the Papier-Mache Cupids (1965). In addition to his playwriting, Haubold also taught at Texas Christian University and UT.


Scope and Contents

Manuscripts of plays and correspondence compose the Cleve Haubold Papers, 1964-1980, documenting Haubold's activities as a graduate student at the University of Texas at Austin and career as a playwright. The collection includes a number of Haubold's handwritten and typed plays, such as The Big Black Box, Harkee the Cat, The Wise Men and the Elephant, and A Short Walk after Dinner. Additionally, correspondence from various publishers and Haubold concern the publication and production of his plays.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; contact repository for more information.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Haubold, Cleve
Corporate Names
The University of Texas at Austin
Subjects
American drama
Dramatists, American
Playwriting
Places
Texas

Related Materials

Forms part of the UT Fleming (Richard T.) University Writings Collection Records.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cleve Haubold Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center's "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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3U15 [SRH1230029987] Plays and correspondence, 1964-1980
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3U16 [SRH1230029988] Plays and correspondence, 1964-1980