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Correspondence, R. D. Lacoe to E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, 1861-05-04
Lacoe discusses a gunpowder shipment. He also mentions the questionable loyalties of Maryland and the prospect of men from Pittston traveling to Delaware to help protect the powder yards.
Lacoe, R. D.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
American Civil War (1861-1865)Gunpowder industryOrdnance industry
1 item (1 page)
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
The P. S. du Pont Office Collection (Accession 501)
Described in 'A Guide to Manuscripts in the Eleutherian Mills Historical Library, accessions through the year 1965' by John Beverly Riggs
Box 5, Folder 49
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, The P. S. du Pont Office Collection (Accession 501), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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