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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.
Arrival of Swedish Monument at Wilmington Marine Terminal, cornerstone laying film
Depicts the arrival of the Swedish monument in the Wilmington Marine Terminal during the Tercentenary celebration in 1938 of the first colonization of Delaware by the Swedes. The monument is a statue of the Kalmar Nyckel ship designed by sculptor Carl Milles (1875-1955). The event was attended by Swedish royalty and President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945).
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Wilson, Willard S.
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955Kalmar Nyckel (Ship)
1 reel (500 ft.) : si, b&w and col. ; 16mm. (00:12:00:00).
File01-QuickTime (.mov), 12437 kbps, 23.97fps; File02-File01-QuickTime (.mov), 12406 kbps, 23.97fps
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Willard S. Wilson films and ephemera (Accession 1977.219)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Willard S. Wilson films and ephemera (Accession 1977.219), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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