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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.
DuPont Women's swimwear: U.S. Virgin Islands
Reel #1: Spokesman discusses bazookas, used in World War II, and what gave them their power. He explains the term 'Shaped charge' and animation depicts different types. He then points out DuPont has been working with oil companies using shaped charges in oil drilling. The 'jet perforator' is shown in use in animation.
DuPont Company films and commercials (Accession 1995.300)
[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
QuickTime (.mov), 12497kbps, 48kHz, 23.97fps
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
LycraSwimwearTextile fibers, SyntheticTelevision commercials
Film has degraded to red. Segment from original FC246.
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U.S. Virgin Islands
1 reel (700ft.) : sd., col. ; 16mm. (00:04:12:00).