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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 William Lloyd and Anna Baird Lloyd, 1988 June 8 [audio](part 1)
Willliam Lloyd and Anna Baird Lloyd describe their childhoods growing up along the Brandywine, including fishing in the creek and skating in the winter, their families and anecdotes relating to them, childhood pastimes and amusements, memories of explosions, cooking and chores, and working conditions in the powder yards. They also describe local businesses, prices for everyday items, and holiday traditions.
Lloyd, WilliamLloyd, Anna Baird
1 of 2
varying volume: lots of participants, locales; ends abruptly but resumes on Part 2; cuts off from 0:37:37 to 0:37:48; tape flips at 46:14
ReminiscingChildhood and youth of a personManners and customsHousesDwellingsDomestic life
2 sound cassettes (90 min.) : analog. TRT 2:53:17.
A and B
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 5, Cassette 197-198
[Description and dates], 1970370_111213_lloyd_part1, Box 5, Cassette 197-198, 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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