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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 Emily Peoples Blackwell, 1973 [audio] (part 1)
Blackwell, Emily Peoples
Emily Peoples Blackwell (1887-1979) was the daughter of a powder mill worker, Robert Peoples, and his wife, Mary Ann McElhinney, both immigrants from Ireland. She grew up in a company house in Squirrel Run with her six brothers and sister.
Childhood and youth of a personReminiscingDwellingsChristmasDomestic life
Crowninshield, Louise du Pont, 1877-1958
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
1 of 2; First half of side A is a discussion with a current Hagley employee and a student
Part 2: v. poor quality, lots of static; ends abruptly but picks up on part 3; tape flips at 0:05:33
TDK D90 (135m) Normal Type I
1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog. TRT 0:51:45. ; 1 sound cassette (30 min.) : analog. TRT 0:03:50.
Digitized by Hagley Museum and Library. Software: Adobe Audition CS6 (Windows). Encoding: Microsoft PCM. Constant 2304kbps, 96KHz, 24-bps. 855 MB.
A and B
Part 2: 0:51:45
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, Cassette 93-94
[Description and dates], 1970370_102513_blackwell_part2, Box 4, Cassette 93-94, 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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