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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.
Green and Wilson's Keg Mill at Charles' Banks
Gentieu, Pierre A., 1842-1930
Note taken from copy of photograph in Accession 2017.226, Box 10 identifies location as the "Old Louviers Wool Mill." Additional note from John W. Macklem photo (Hagley ID: 1968010_001_01_18): "These mills were later used in which to manufacture metal powder kegs and canisters by Green and Wilson, but in 1884 the Powder Company (DuPont) took over the manufacturing of their own metal containers at the Henry Clay Factory which was then just outside of Lower Hagley Works..."
Stores & shopsEmployeesLaborersStone buildings
E.I. du Pont de Nemours Powder Company
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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