Vivien Leigh's Archives

Vivien Leigh's archives are nationally and internationally dispersed. Materials related to her life and career can be found, for example, in the Harry Ransom Centre in Texas, the Margaret Herrick Library in Los Angeles, and in the British Library and Victoria & Albert (V&A) Theatre and Performance collections in London, which hold her substantial personal archive including materials such as correspondence, photographs, contracts, scripts, stereoscopic slides and appointment diaries. Beyond these official collections, a great many personal and fan club collections exist, gathered by fans who have been active in recording and documenting her life from the 1930s to the present day.