- Existence: 1894 - 1982
Citation:American Harp Journal 1981, vol. 8 issue no. 2, p. 4-9. (b.Feb. 23, 1894 in Indiana; didn't have harp teacher and took piano lessons at age 6; started harp at 11 when she moved to Indianapolis; harp belonged to Evangeline Booth; studied under Renié; 85 concerts a year; CBS radio show; m.Clinton Parker in 1943; Geltic Single Action Harp, Dilling Model; taught lessons and masterclasses; over 120 instruments; died at age 88)
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Betty Bradley papers on Mildred Dilling
This collection contains materials collected by Betty Bradley dating from approximately 1961 to 1974. Includes concert programs, newspaper clippings, and letters in addition to various materials collected on prominent harpist Mildred Dilling.
Mildred Dilling papers
Ellis Schuman collection on Liliana Osses Adams, 1973-2006
Contains articles and clippings about Liliana Osses Adams from harpa.com, a photograph of Adams, harp recital programs, poems transcribed from Polish to English by Adams, printed images of art with harps, articles, interviews, and poems about ancient harps by Adams, a copy of the American Harp Journal from Summer 2005, a photocopy of an interview with Ellis Schuman by Liliana Osses Adams and a card to Adams from Schuman. Dates range 1973-2006.
Ellis Schuman collection on Mildred Dilling, Harpo Marx and Marie Ludwig, 1970-2005
This subseries contains materials gathered by Ellis Schuman about Mildred Dilling, Harpo Marx and Marie Ludwig. Dates Range 1970-2005.
Ellis Schuman collection on other harpists, 1940-2006
This series contains works collected by Ellis Schuman by other various composers. Dates range 1940-2006.
Ellis Schuman photographs of Mildred Dilling, 1973
Mildred Dilling concert papers, circa 1920-1980
This series contains concert programs and promotional advertisements collected by Mildred Dilling, circa 1920-1980. The concert programs are all performances of which she was a part.
Mildred Dilling press clippings and articles, 1914-1981
The series contains press clippings and magazine articles collected by Mildred Dilling, 1914-1918. Materials are about Mildred Dilling, prominent musicians, and other music organizations.
Ellis Schuman collection
- Archival Object 6
- Collection 3
- Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 7
- Music 7
- Photographs 6
- Harpists -- United States 4
- Letters 4
- Programs 4
- Articles 3
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 3
- Compact discs 2
- Long-playing records 2
- Publications 2
- Advertising fliers 1
- Notated music 1
- Photocopies 1
- Posters 1
- Promotional materials 1
- Scholarly periodicals 1
- Scores 1 ∧ less