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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.
The DuPont Story Reel No. 1
Film begins with the current DuPont company, the products it makes and its facilities. The story proceeds with the company's creation and the story of founder Éleuthère Irénée du Pont. Several generations of du Pont executives are depicted, the reel ending with Alfred du Pont purchasing the company.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Apex Film Corporation
DuPont Company films and commercials (Accession 1995.300)
file_01-QuickTime (.mov), 12402kbps, 48kHz, 23.97fps; file_02-QuickTime (.mov), 02-12404kbps, 48kHz, 23.97fps.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company films and commercials (Accession 1995.300), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
1 reel (1400 ft) : sd., col. ; 16mm (00:38:47:00).
Chemical industryGunpowder industry
Can labeled 'Frontiers Unlimited'. Reel 1 of 2.
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Du Pont family
Thiele, William J.