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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 Reefa Hackendorn [audio]
Hackendorn recounts stories from her husband's childhood along the Brandywine. Eugene Hackendorn worked as a time keeper for the DuPont Company and was one of two men who survived an explosion. She also describes the family's religion and the children's pastimes.
Box 4, Casette 160
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
[Description and dates], 1970370_102313_hackendorn, Box 4, Casette 160, 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
Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370)
Digitized by Hagley Museum and Library. Software: Adobe Audition CS6 (Windows). Encoding: Microsoft PCM. Constant 2304kbps, 96KHz, 24-bps. 692 MB.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog. TRT 0:40:54.
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Reefa Sites Hackendorn (b. 1903) moved to Delaware in 1918 and married Eugene Hackendorn, Jr., the son of a powder mill worker who grew up in Henry Clay.