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Proposal presented to the DuPont Company to provide industrial design service, especially for upcoming New York World's Fair
Portfolio with typed proposal from Walter Dorwin Teague to provide industrial design services to the DuPont Company. Contains summary of Teague's recent work, including projects for the Ford Motor Company, Texaco, Pittsburgh Plate Glass, and Eastman Kodak. Teague proposes to do not only world's fair exhibits, but also designs for products, packaging, display rooms, reception areas, executive offices, plants, and trucks. Includes one-page list of 'A few recent achievements of Walter Dorwin Teague, Industrial Designer.' 18 photographs shows projects that include designs for the Ford Motor Company at the 1933 World's Fair, the California Pacific International Exposition at San Diego, Dallas in 1936, and in New York at the Hotel Astor. Shown also is work for National Cash Register, DuPont, Texaco, Eastman Kodak (Baby Brownie cameras), A. B. Dick Co., and the New Haven Railroad.
Teague, Walter Dorwin, 1883-1960
Walter Dorwin Teague Associates
Most photographs are 8 x 10 in., some smaller. All are mounted to pages.
Industrial designExhibitionsService stationsExhibitions--Design
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & CompanyTexaco, inc.Ford Motor CompanyEastman Kodak CompanyNew York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad CompanyNational Cash Register CompanyTexas Centennial
1 album (10 pages typescript text, 18 photographic prints) ; 14 x 11 in.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
DuPont Company World's Fair albums (Accession 1977.242)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company World's Fair albums (Accession 1977.242), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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