Dupont Textile Fibers Product Information collection

About this collection

The Textile Fibers Department of the DuPont Company, established in 1936 as the Rayon Department, specialized in researching and developing synthetic fibers for fabrics such as Rayon, Nylon, Teflon, Corian, and Kevlar. This collection has not been digitized in its entirety. For a detailed description of the entire collection, click here to view the finding aid.

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Young woman wearing swimsuit
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photo of young woman at a pool wearing a bathing suit., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing swimsuit made of Lycra and Antron nylon
Photograph of woman at Pelican Beach in the Virgin Islands wearing blouson style bathing suit made of Lycra and Antron nylon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing bikini made of nylon
Woman at Beach Surf Club in Fort Lauderdale wearing two-piece bathing suit made of Antron nylon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing swimsuit made of nylon and Lycra
Woman at Castle Harbour Beach Club in Bermuda wearing bathing suit made of nylon and Lycra., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing bathing suit
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of woman on a beach wearing bathing suit with iris print., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing bathing suit made of Lycra and nylon
Photograph of woman at Castle Harbour Beach Club in Bermuda wearing sheath style swimsuit made of Lycra and nylon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Young woman wearing swimsuit
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of woman at pool wearing pleated and shirred one-piece bathing suit., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Curtains made of nylon
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photographs of woman looking at curtains made of nylon., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman adjusting hood of Pontiac convertible automobile.
Folder titled 'Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of young woman adjusting hood of a Pontiac convertible car. 'New Baby' is written on back of photo., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman handling drapery made of Orlon
Photograph of woman handling double-faced drapery made of Orlon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing daytime dress made of Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing dress designed by Herbert Sondheim and made of Orlon pongee., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing shantung blouse made of Orlon and nylon
Photograph of woman wearing Orlon and nylon shirt., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Young boy wearing shirt of Orlon and nylon
Photograph pf young boy wearing plaid shirt made of nlyon and Orlon and manufactured by New Idea Yankee Togs., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing gown made of Orlon and wool
Photograph of woman in jersey evening gown made of Orlon and wool designed by Addie Masters., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing resort dress made of Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing pleated resort dress made of Orlon and wool designed by Debby of California., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing skirt and blouse of Orlon, wool, and flannel
Photograph of woman wearing blouse and pleated skirt made with Orlon, wool, and flannel designed by Samuel Parnes., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Young woman in skirt suit
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of woman in jacket and matching skirt., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing cocktail dress made of Orlon and rayon
Photograph of woman wearing ribbed taffeta cocktail dress made with Orlon and rayon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing rain jacket with matching beret made of Orlon, wool, and flannel
Photograph of woman wearing gingham raincoat and beret made with Orlon, wool, and flannel designed by Lawrence of London., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing resort dress and matching jacket made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing dress and jacket made with Orlon designed by David Goodstein, Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing evening dress made of Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing riibbed faille evening dress made of Orlon designed by Elizabeth Arden., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman in tweed suit made of Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing tweed, lightweight suit made of Orlon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing suit jacket and shorts
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of man wearing suit jacket, shorts, and loafers., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing evening gown made with Orlon and silk
Photograph of woman in satin evening gown made of Orlon and silk with scallop and beaded details., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing fleece coat and jersey skirt made of Orlon and wool
Photograph of woman wearing fleece jacket and pleated jersey skirt made of Orlon and wool designed by Halldon and Sportswear Originators., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing suit made with Orlon, wool, and mohair.
Photograph of woman in tweed cutaway jacket and dress made with Orlon, wool, and mohair, and designed by Jacques Griffe., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Young girl wearing blouse and skirt that is made with nylon
Photograph of young girl who is wearing a blouse and pleated, plaid skirt made of Chemstrand nylon, rayon, and cotton., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing evening gown made with Orlon and silk
Photograph of woman in satin evening gown made with silk and Orlon designed by Pierre Balmain., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing bridal gown made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing wedding dress made with Orlon designed by Raphael., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing dance dress made of Orlon and silk
Photograph of woman wearing satin dance dress with embroidery details made with Orlon and silk and designed by Pierre Balmain., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing sweater set made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing cardigan and matching sweater made with Orlon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing suit made with Orlon.
Photograph of woman in matching herringbone jacket and skirt made with Orlon and designed by Deitsch, Wersba, and Coppola., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing fleece robe made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing full-length fleece robe made with Orlon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing pleated negligee
Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of woman wearing sheer, pleated negligee designed by Vanity Fair., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Three young girls wearing nylon tights
Photograph of three young girls wearing different styles of nylon tights made by Trimfit, Bluebird, and Danskin., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing resort dress and jacket made of Orlon and nylon
Photograph of woman wearing resort dress with making jacket made of shantung Orlon and nylon designed by David Goodstein., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing suit made with Orlon and Dacron
Photograph of woman wearing plaid suit made of Orlon and Dacron., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing knit jacket and dress made of Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing knit sheath dress with matching jacket made of Orlon and designed by Lawrence Couture Knits., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Group of women wearing cocktail and evening dresses in Rockefeller Center
Photograph of a group of women and a young girl wearing cocktail and evening dresses made of Du Pont fibers at a fashion show staged at Rockefeller Center., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman skiing
Folder titled 'Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of woman skiing wearing clothing made by White Stag., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman modeling knit cape made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing a yarn cape made with Orlon and designed by Mia Betta of California., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman modeling knit two-piece dress made with Orlon.
Photograph of woman wearing two-piece knit dress made using Orlon and designed by Rudi Gernreich., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman in ski clothing
Folder titled 'Folder titled 'Historical Photographs Men's and Women's', Photograph of woman, possibly Betsy Snite, skiing., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Skiier Betsy Snite wearing knit poncho made of Orlon
Photograph of Betsy Snite wearing knit poncho made with Orlon and designed by Jane Irwill., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing party dress made of Chemstrand nylon
Photograph of woman wearing lace and tulle Chemstrand nylon dress., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing tunic and trousers made with nylon
Photograph of woman wearing lounging costume made of a tunic jacket and tricot trousers, both made with nylon and designed by Munsingwear., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing knit sweater made with Orlon
Photograph of woman at the beach wearing a knit sweater made with Orlon and manufactured by Studio Knits., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bedroom slippers made of nylon
Photograph of woman wearing bedroom slippers that are made with nylon and manufactured by La Marquise Footwear., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing shirt made of Thalspun jersey
Photograph of man wearing pullover made with Thalspun jersey, a combination of Orlon and wool., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing pants made of rayon
Photograph of man wearing nylon slacks designed by Esquire Sportswear., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Young woman wearing sweater and skirt made of Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing pullover sweater with grosgrain ribbon and shantung pleated skirt, both made with Orlon and designed by Givenchy., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing sweater made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing sweater made with Orlon and manufactured by Premier Knitting Company., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing cardigan and skirt made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing knit cardigan and faille pleated skirt made with Orlon and designed by Givenchy., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing cardigan, skirt, hat and bag made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing cardigan sweater, pleated skirt, cloche style hat, and envelope bag made with Orlon and designed by Givenchy., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing sweater and skirt made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing sweater with grosgrain detail and slim fitting skirt, both made with Orlon and designed by Givenchy., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing sweater set and skirt made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing cardigan with rhinestones, sweater, and satin skirt, all made with Orlon and designed by Givenchy., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing one-piece bathing suit made of Lycra
Photograph of woman on the beach wearing a paisley patterned, taffeta swimsuit made with Lycra and designed by Roxanne., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing jacket and skirt suit set made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing jacket and skirt made with Orlon. Written on back:'Traveling, church, movies, evening party--versatile'., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing short wig made with nylon
Photograph of woman wearing short, curly wig made from nylon and manufactured by Meyer Jacoby & Son., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Young girl wearing dress made of nylon
Photograph of young girl wearing a party dress made of nylon and manufactured by Isabel Originals., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Multiple images of home products made with nylon created for Better Living
Photographs of woman in homes that utilize products made with nylon, such as curtains and furniture. The photos were created/used by the magazine 'Better Living'.'New baby' is written on the back of Page 1 and Page 2., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman in cocktail dress made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing satin cocktail dress made with Orlon and designed by Ceil Chapman., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing cardigan and dress made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing cardigan with rhinestones and satin dress, both made with Orlon and designed by Givenchy., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing sweater made with Orlon
Photograph of woman wearing beaded evening sweater made with Orlon and manufactured by Rosanna Knitted Sportswear.'Du Pont stockholder' is written on back., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Men wearing suits made with Orlon and wool
Photograph of two men wearing striped suits made from Orlon and wool., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing dress made with nylon and silk
Photograph of woman wearing made with nylon with fabric manufactured by Nicholas T. Sekers., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman using hair brush made with nylon
Photograph of woman sitting at a bathtub and using various brushes made with nylon for grooming., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing swim trunks
Photograph of man wearing cotton swim trunks made using a coating of Zelan., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing pullover sweater made with Orlon
Photograph of man wearing pullover v-neck sweater made with Orlon and manufactured by Marcus-Breier & Company., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing sweater made with Orlon
Photograph of man wearing v-neck sweater made with Orlon and manufactured by McGregor Sportswear., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing shirt made with Orlon
Photograph of man wearing sport shirt made with Orlon and manufactured by Raab Meyerhoff., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing bathing suit made with Orlon, Lycra, and nylon
Photograph of woman on a boat wearing a maillot styled swimsuit influenced by Courreges. The bathing suit is designed by Catalina using Lycra, Orlon, and nylon., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing light colored suit made with Orlon and rayon
Photograph of man wearing two-piece suit made with Orlon and rayon and manufactured by the Haspel Brothers., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing shirt made with Dacron
Photograph of man wearing button down, short sleeve shirt made with Dacron., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing robe made with Orlon and rayon
Photograph of man wearing plaid robe made with Orlon and rayon and manufactured by Rabhor Robes., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man wearing robe made with Orlon
Photograph of man wearing paisley patterned robe made with Orlon and manufactured by Van Baalen-Heilbrun., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Series of entries made for Du Pont student fashion design contest
Photographs of winning sketches made for a Du Pont student fashion design contest. Included are the first place winners for slacks, suits, formal wear, sport coats, and most outstanding talent., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing one-piece bathing suit made of Lycra
Photograph of woman on a beach wearing a taffetta, daisy print swimsuit with Lycra built in figure control., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Woman wearing tank shirt and pleated skirt
Two photographs of a woman wearing tank shirt and long pleated skirt in a manufacturing plant., Folder titled: Historical Photographs Men's and Women's, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Basic Nylon Information For the People Who Tell the Public
Handbook created for advertising companies as a reference guide for creating nylon marketing materials., Folder titled: Nylon-'Basic Nylon Information For the People Who Tell the Public'-Booklet, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dedication of the Carothers Research Laboratory
Press release announcing the dedication of the Carothers Research Laboratory in honor of the late Wallace Hume Carothers who was part of the team that synthesized nylon., Folder titled: Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Today's Viewpoint on Fashion Fabrics in Du Pont Nylon
Press release detailing nylon's application and benefit to various types of fabric and garments., Folder titled: Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon to Play Important Role in Lingerie and Foundation Garments
Folder titled 'Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946', Press release detailing the benefits and application nylon will lend to undergarments and lingerie., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Staple Fiber
Press release describing a presentation made by Dr. L. L. Larson of the nylon division detailing the benefits of creating fabric blends made with nylon and wool or nylon and cotton., Folder titled: Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon's Contribution to Glove and Shoe Fashions
Folder titled 'Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946', Press release detailing the benefits nylon fabrics can give to shoes and gloves., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Elastic Nylon
Folder titled 'Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946', Press release describing a presentation at the American Chemical Society that details the creation of elastic nylon., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Yarn Statement
Presentation given by Warren A. Beh at the Ninth Hosiery Industry Conference discussing post-war nylon production, varieties, and blends., Folder titled: Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Fabrics and moisture resistance
Press release describing a presentation given by Dr. W. W. Watkins on the work to make nylon, rayon, and other types of textiles resistant to water, light, and acid., Folder titled: Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Creation of new Nylon Section
Folder titled 'Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946', Press release detailing the establishment of a Nylon Section in the Chemical Division of the Du Pont Company's Ammonia Department., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Announcement of nylon manufacturing plant in Tennessee
Press release describing the plans to build a new nylon manufaturing plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee., Folder titled: Nylon Yarn Releases - 1946, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Lingerie Satin of Nylon Arrives in Elaborate and Tailored Styles
Press release describing the creation of a satin fabric made of a blend of nylon and rayon for use in lingerie and men's pajamas and robes., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1947, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Fundamental Influence on Textiles Seen in Coming Production of Nylon Staple
Press release describing the uses and benefits of nylon blends in various fabrics, garments, and household items., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1947, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Staple Fiber Promises News in Men's and Boy's Wear
Press release detailing the benefits and application of nylon blends in various types of men's and boy's clothing., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1947, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Outdoor Furniture Combines Nylon Covering with Chrome-Plated Aluminum Frames
Press releases describing the use of nylon webbing for outdoor aluminum furniture., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1947, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Luxurious Carpet: A New Use for Nylon
Press release regarding the benefits of a new woven carpet textile made of nylon., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Beauticians Prefer Nylon Uniforms for Good Looks, Convenience, Economy
Press release describing the versatility, convenience, and money saving benefits of uniforms made of nylon., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Wrinkles No Worry With Nylon Ribbon and New Nylon Ribbon Resists Crushing
Press releases detailing the wrinkling resistant properties of nylon ribbon., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Economy of Nylon Furnishings Shown In Use at Hotel du Pont
Press release describing the implementation and success of furnishings that use nylon fabrics in the Hotel du Pont in Wilmington, Delaware., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hotel du Pont Installs Nylon Fabrics for Economy of Wear and Care
Press release describing the installation and benefits of furnishings in the Hotel du Pont in Wilmington, Delaware., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
All-Nylon Snowsuits Arrive in Rugged, Washable Fabrics
Press release detailing the application and benefit of nylon snowsuits and shoes for both adults and children., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Gives Tricot Lingerie New Rank in Beauty and Service
Press release regarding the use and benefits of nylon tricot fabric in various types of lingerie., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Vanity Fair Features Glamorous Nylon Tricot
Press release describing Vanity Fair's collection of lingerie which uses nylon tricot fabric., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Staple Gives Sweaters New Textures of Lasting Softness
Press release describing the benefits of sweaters made with nylon fibers., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon upholstery in transportation
Press release detailing the installation of nylon upholstery in Jersey Central commuter trains and the benefits this type of upholstery offers in the transportation industry., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nurses Prefer Nylon Uniforms For Good Looks, Convenience, Economy
Press release describing the versatility, convenience, and economic benefits of uniforms made of nylon., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Revives Lace Curtains Bringing a New Sheer Type
Press release describing the benefits of using curtains made with nylon., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Upholstery Fabrics Providing Cleaner Train Seats
Press release detailing the installation and benefits of nylon upholstery in Jersey Central commuter trains., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Watch Straps of Woven Nylon Promise Increased Durability
Press release describing the use of nylon made straps in place of leather on watches., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Brings to Umbrellas Improved Wear and Convenience
Press release detailing benefits of umbrellas made with nylon., Folder titled: Nylon - 1948, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Bathing Suits Increasingly Popular
Press release describing the positive attributes for bathing suits that use nylon fabric., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1949, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
First Nylon Upholstered Furniture Introduced
Press release detailing the benefits of nylon for upholstered furniture., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1949, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
First Creped Nylon Appears in Lingerie
Press release describing aesthetic and functional benefits of nylon in lingerie., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1949, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylaine
Press release regarding Nylaine, a fabric created from a blend of 80% wool and 20% nylon, and its uses for men's clothing., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1949, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon Motion Picture Memorandum
Memo used for press release which described the 'This is Nylon', a short motion picture which is a version of the nylon story thus far., Folder titled: Nylon Reference - 1949, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Nylon automobile upholstery
Folder titled 'Nylon Reference - 1949', Press release regarding the use of nylon upholstery shown in five models at a General Motors show., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Textile Fibers Product Information photographs (Accession 1984.259), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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