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Interview with Martina Lawless, 1984 February 21 [audio](part 2)
Lawless discusses daily life and chores, the hotel in which the family lived, an explosion in the Packing House, the Catholic community at St. Joseph's, medical care, her education at Ursuline and Villamarie in West Chester, and weddings and baptisms.
Box 5, Cassette 190-191
[Description and dates], 1970370_103013_lawless_part2, Box 5, Cassette 190-191, 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)
A and B
Digitized by Hagley Museum and Library. Software: Adobe Audition CS6 (Windows). Encoding: Microsoft PCM. Constant 2304kbps, 96KHz, 24-bps. 860 MB.
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Childhood and youth of a personReminiscingDomestic lifeManners and customs
Martina Lawless (b. 1901) was born in the Wilmington area, and her parents lived in and ran Mount Pleasant Hotel.
2 of 2; side B of this tape was not transcribed (last 20 minutes of interview)
starts mid sentence; flips at 42:43
2 sound cassettes (90 min.) : analog. TRT 2:22:34.