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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Interview with Edward Devenney, 1984 March 27 [audio]
Devenney recounts various explosions, daily life in the community, games the children would play, social activities, and courting practices among the youth.
Edward Devenney (b. 1897) was the son of a powder mill worker who grew up along the Brandywine in the different villages, and he worked in the machine shop at Hagley Mill.
ends w/out closing; tape flips at 46:02
ReminiscingDwellingsHousesChildhood and youth of a personExplosions
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog. TRT 1:28:47.
A and B
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370)
Box 4, Casette 126
[Description and dates], 1970370_10213_devenney_e, Box 4, Casette 126, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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