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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.
Mess Hall Dance
African American employees dancing in the mess hall. Original housing included phrase "The Black Bottom" which suggests some of the dancing shown is actually the popular African American dance craze originating in the 1920's called "The Black Bottom".
Hanford Engineer WorksE.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
African American dance--History--20th centuryAfrican American dancersEmployees--RecreationAfrican Americans--Social life and customs
Hanford Site (Wash.)
Hanford Engineer Works
1 reel (150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16mm. (00:02:49:00).
QuickTime (.mov), 12566kbps.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, Hanford Engineer Works photographs and films (Accession 1974.389)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, Hanford Engineer Works photographs and films (Accession 1974.389), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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