Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication

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Series of photographs taken at the dedication of the Eleutherian Mills Library on October 7th 1961. In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library.

    Image: Mrs. James Q. du Pont, Mrs. K. Mark, and Mrs. David Craven on library building terrace. Click to view.

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Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Outside the front door of the Library building. Left to right: Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), unidentified, Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Outside the front door of the Library building. Left to right: Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), unidentified., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the front door of the Library building near the reception desk. Left to right: Mr. Emile F. du Pont (President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the front door of the Library building near the reception desk. Left to right: Unidentified, Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation), Mr. Luther D. Reed (Director, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), unidentified, Mrs. Henry Belin du Pont, Mrs. W. David Lewis (seated)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Outside the front door of the Library building. Left to right: Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), unidentified., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the front door of the Library building near the reception desk. Left to right: Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation), Mr. Luther D. Reed (Director, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Miss Elizabeth du Pont, Mrs. Henry Belin du Pont, Mrs. W. David Lewis (seated), Dr. W. David Lewis, Mr. Roy Boatman, Mrs. W. Johns (foreground)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the front door of the Library building near the reception desk. Left to right: Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), Mrs. Lammot du Pont, Mrs. J.P. Monigle, Senator Reynolds du Pont., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Near the door to the Rare Books Room (later the Copeland Room). Left to right: Mr. Frank Battan, Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation), Mr. Emile F. du Pont (President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the front door of the Library building near the reception desk. Left to right: Mr. Luther D. Reed (Director, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Mrs. T. McKinley, Mrs. W. Johns (back to camera), Dr. W. David Lewis, Mrs. Roy Boatman., unidentified., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the front door of the Library building near the reception desk. Left to right: Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation), Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Dr. Paul H. Buck (back to camera) (Director, Harvard University libraries), Miss S.M. Webster (foreground)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Outside the front door of the Library building. Left to right: Rev. John O'Hear (Rector, Christ Church), Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation), Mr. Emile F. du Pont (President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Rev. Arthur McKinstry, Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation), Mr. Philip Kimball (Vice President, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Mr. Luther D. Reed (standing) (Director, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Front row: Mr. Alexis du Pont, Mrs. E. Paul du Pont, Miss Gertrude Brinckle, Mrs. R.R.M. Carpenter, Mr. Irenee du Pont, Miss Rebecca Frost, Mrs. Marie Goff., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Front row: Mr. and Mrs. Irving Warner, Mrs. and Mr. Alexis du Pont, Mrs. E. Paul du Pont., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Rev. Arthur McKinstry, Mr. Luther D. Reed (Director, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Mr. W.W. Laird., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Mr. W.W. Laird, Mrs. Marc A. Rieffel., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Mr. Luther D. Reed (Director, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation), Gov. Elbert Carvel, Mr. Henry Belin du Pont (President, Longwood Foundation)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), unidentified, Mr. Lammot du Pont Copeland., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Mr. Walter S. Carpenter, Dr. John A Perkins (President, University of Delaware)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside tent erected over the front parking lot of the Library building. Left to right: Mr. Walter S. Carpenter, Dr. John A Perkins (President, University of Delaware), Mrs. Alfred Bissell., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the Rare Books Room (later the Copeland Room) in the Library building., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
In the Reading Room in the Library building. This space later used to house the card catalog. Left to right: Dr. Frances Childs, Dr. John Riggs (Curator of Manuscripts, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library), unidentified., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library dedication
Inside the Rare Books Room (later the Copeland Room) in the Library building. Left to right: Dr. John A Perkins (President, University of Delaware), Dr. Paul H. Buck (Director, Harvard University libraries), Dr. Charles David (Director, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library)., In 1984, the name of the library was changed to Hagley Library., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library Dedication audiovisual material (Accession 2011.324), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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