Papers, 1954-1973.


Papers, 1954-1973.

Papers of Michael von Moschzisker, lawyer of Philadelphia, relating to Richardson Dilworth. Includes general correspondence, 1954-1973, mainly between Moschzisker and Dilworth; and correspondence and miscellaneous items having to do with Moschzisker's activities on behalf of Dilworth during the campaigns to elect Dilworth mayor of Philadelphia, 1955 and 1959, and the campaign to elect him governor of Pennsylvania, 1962.

200 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 6787461

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Von Moschzisker, Michael (person)

Michael von Moschzisker was Chairman of the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority from 1956 to 1962. His efforts resulted in a Redevelopment Authority contract clause requiring that 1% of construction cost be used for fine arts. From the description of Fine Arts file, 1951-1976 (inclusive), 1957-1962 (bulk). (Historical Society of Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 122474346 ...

Dilworth, Richardson, 1898-1974 (person)