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ca. 1895 - ca. 1960
Creator:
Dilley, Edgar Meck, 1874-1960,
Extent: 0.5 cubic feet
Edgar Meck Dilley attended the University of Pennsylvania from 1893 to 1895. While at Penn, Dilley studied architecture and was an active member of the Glee Club. As a sophomore, he composed the lyrics to the University's alma mater "Hail, Pennsylvania" and encouraged William J. Goeckel and Harry E. Westervelt to write "The Red and Blue," the alma mater more commonly sung today. This small collection consists primarily of printed and published works by Edgar Meck Dilley, including poetry, short stories, novels, the script of an operetta, and the lyrics of "The Red and Blue".
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Edgar Meck Dilley Papers
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Dilley, Edgar Meck, 1874-1960,
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UPT 50 D578
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University of Pennsylvania University Archives and Records Center
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0.5 cubic feet
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ca. 1895 - ca. 1960
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Edgar Meck Dilley attended the University of Pennsylvania from 1893 to 1895. While at Penn, Dilley studied architecture and was an active member of the Glee Club. As a sophomore, he composed the lyrics to the University's alma mater "Hail, Pennsylvania" and encouraged William J. Goeckel and Harry E. Westervelt to write "The Red and Blue," the alma mater more commonly sung today. This small collection consists primarily of printed and published works by Edgar Meck Dilley, including poetry, short stories, novels, the script of an operetta, and the lyrics of "The Red and Blue".
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English
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Dilley, Edgar Meck, 1874-1960 University of Pennsylvania. -- General subdivision--Songs and music.;
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Manuscripts (for publication).