The photographic series consists of three subseries: negatives and contact sheets, prints, and slides. Many photographers are represented in the collection including Richard Avedon, Martha Swope, Herbert Migdoll, Annie Leibovitz, Anthony Crickmay, Robert Propper, Robert Barry, Jack Mitchell, Lois Greenfield, Paul H. Goode, Bill King, Johan Elbers, Peter Cunningham, Barth Falkenberg, Tom Caravaglia, Len Knyper, James Klosty, Oleaga, William Pierce, Tom Rawe, Herve Gloaguen, Tony Russell, Tom Berthiaume, Ruedi Hofmann, Beatriz Schiller, Rodolph Torette, Marty Sohl, and others.
Press and Promotion Series
The press and promotion series consists of three subseries: press coverage, programs, and posters.
The technical series consists of three subseries: costume and set designs, music scores, and costumes.
The audiotape series consists of audiocassettes and reel-to-reel tapes used by Tharp in the creation and performance of her work. The series includes non-commercial and commercial audiotapes. The collection also includes LP and compact disc recordings used by Tharp. Access to these commercial recordings may be found through the online catalog.