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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 commercial featuring Nylon plant in Seaford, Delaware
Cavalcade of America Commercials Reel No.2
Editor of town newspaper 'The Leader', Wright Robinson, discusses how Seaford was once a small farming community but DuPont's Nylon plant, built in 1939, employed about 1200 people and was instrumental in the town expansion.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Segment from original FC02. 720x480 mp4 with timecode burn available.
Television commercialsChemical industryNylonEconomic developmentFactories--Employees
1 reel (700 ft.) : sd., b&w ; 16mm. (00:03:17:00).
QuickTime Pro Res 4444HQ (2048x1556), 24fps. PCM audio, 48kHz, 24 bit.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Cavalcade of America television commercials on film (Accession 2005.254)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Cavalcade of America television commercials on film (Accession 2005.254), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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