Richardson Dilworth papers 1881-2002, undated 1940 - 1972
The papers of Richardson Dilworth include correspondence, office files, accounts, reports, political campaign materials, brochures, pamphlets, scrapbooks, and photographs that primarily pertain to the immediate years before and after he became mayor of Philadelphia (1956-1962). The collection also contains papers related to Dilworth́s role on the Philadelphia Board of Education, his failed run for Pennsylvania governor, and from his law firm Dilworth Paxson LLP.
87.7 Linear feet ; 258 boxes, 19 volumes, 7 flat files
1940 - 1972