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Correspondence, Grinnell, Minturn & Co. to E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, 1855-05-16
Confirms the quantity of gunpowder sent in a recent shipment as well as the amount Grinnell, Minturn & Co. owe DuPont. They also mention an explosion at the factory of one of DuPont's competitors.
Grinnell, Minturn & Company
SalesContractsCrimean War (1853-1856)GunpowderOrdnance industryPayment
New York (N.Y.)
1 item (3 pages)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company records (Accession 0500.I)
Described in 'A Guide to Manuscripts in the Eleutherian Mills Historical Library, accessions through the year 1965' by John Beverly Riggs
Part I, Series B, Box 127, Folder 'Grinnell, Minturn & Co., New York, 1855-1856'
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company records (Accession 0500.I), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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