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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)
Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370)
Box 4, Cassette 93-94
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
[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
A and B
Digitized by Hagley Museum and Library. Software: Adobe Audition CS6 (Windows). Encoding: Microsoft PCM. Constant 2304kbps, 96KHz, 24-bps. 855 MB.
Part 2: 0:51:45
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Crowninshield, Louise du Pont, 1877-1958
1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog. TRT 0:51:45. ; 1 sound cassette (30 min.) : analog. TRT 0:03:50.
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Childhood and youth of a personReminiscingDwellingsChristmasDomestic life
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.
TDK D90 (135m) Normal Type I
Blackwell, Emily Peoples
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