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Dilworth, Hiram Powers : Hiram Powers Dilworth Papers, 1908-1974

The personal documents, poetry manuscripts, and poetry composition journals of pianist and poet Hiram Powers Dilworth. Dilworth graduated from both Antioch College and the Cincinnati College of Music in Ohio. He moved to Chicago where he worked as a guard at the Art Institute and continued concert performances. Personal material includes newspaper clippings about Dilworth and copyright certificates for his published work. His manuscripts and composition journals contain handwritten drafts of his poems, which he often wrote in traditional forms like sonnets and odes.
Extent: 1.3 linear feet - (3 boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Literature
Call Number: Midwest MS Dilworth
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The Hiram Powers Dilworth Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).