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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 Herbert James Devenney, 1984 April 19 [audio]
Devenney describes the typical dress of the workers and their families, married life for young couples, and the layout of his family's house and the possessions inside.
Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370)
Box 4, Casette 129
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Digitized by Hagley Museum and Library. Software: Adobe Audition CS6 (Windows). Encoding: Microsoft PCM. Constant 2304kbps, 96KHz, 24-bps. 1.48 GB.
A and B
Part 3: 1:32:03
[Description and dates], 1970370_10213_devenney_part3, Box 4, Casette 129, 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
1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog. TRT 1:32:03.
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ReminiscingDwellingsHousesChildhood and youth of a person
Herbert James Devenney (b. 1912) grew up in Henry Clay Village, the son of an Irish immigrant powder worker.
Part 3: ends abruptly; tape flips at 46:05