DuPont Product Information photographs

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In 1952, the DuPont Company created the Product Information section within the Public Relations department. Its function was to produce new releases with photographs about DuPont and its products for indirect publicity and advertising purposes. Most of the photographs were taken from the 1930s through the 1950s. 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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DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Panorama of the former DuPont Exhibition as it appeared at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, New York City. The exhibition showed new and established products made by E.I. de Pont de Nemours & Company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product demonstrations at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Visitors at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, were able to give a self demonstration at the former DuPont Exhibition of new materials developed by chemistry. By pressing a button, visitors could start the miniature electroplating apparatus which would show the plating and de-plating of a copper disc. On the right was the Freon display which demonstrated the preservation of flowers by the use of this refrigerant. The candle burning in the beaker demonstrated that Freon is not combustible., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Comparative tests at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Demonstration showing the elasticity of neoprene chloroprene rubber in comparison with natural rubber, at the former DuPont Exhibition as it appeared at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. The machine stretched the two materials, in some instance after having been saturated with oil and grease., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Comparative tests at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Neoprene chloroprene rubber being given a comparative test with natural rubber at the former DuPont Exhibition of new materials developed by chemistry at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. The demonstration machine showed the elasticity of the two products under varying conditions, such as saturation with oil or grease., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Comparative tests at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Demonstration showing the elasticity of neoprene chloroprene rubber in comparison with natural rubber, at the former DuPont Exhibition as it appeared at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. The machine stretched the two materials, in some instance after having been saturated with oil and grease., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Comparative tests at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Demonstration showing the elasticity of neoprene chloroprene rubber in comparison with natural rubber, at the former DuPont Exhibition as it appeared at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. The machine stretched the two materials, in some instance after having been saturated with oil and grease., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Demonstration of synthetic finish at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
The durability of synthetic resin finishes, even under the most unusual conditions, was shown at the former DuPont Exhibition in the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. On top of the hardwood disc, covered with a synthetic finish, was a cake of dry ice; the demonstrator then poured hot water over the disc., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product demonstrations at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
The durability of synthetic resin finishes, even under the most unusual conditions, was shown at the former DuPont Exhibition in the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. On top of the hardwood disc, covered with a synthetic finish, was a cake of dry ice; the demonstrator then poured hot water over the disc., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product demonstrations at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Fatty alcohols, from which soapless soaps are made, produce unusual suds, as was shown by the demonstration at the former DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. On the right, Zerone anti-rust anti-freeze was shown flowing through an automobile motor and radiator in comparison to plain water. The young woman gave her own demonstration by pressing a button., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dyestuffs at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Dyestuffs made from coal tar and some of their uses were shown at the former DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Panorama of the former DuPont Exhibition as it appeared at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, New York City. The exhibition showed new and established products made by E.I. de Pont de Nemours & Company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Many uses of plastic at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Display of some of the many uses of plastics featured at the former DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center. By pressing a button the visitor could light up the row of Lucite methyl methacrylate pipes in the center., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Sponge tests at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Demonstration of a cellulose, or manmade, sponge at the former DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, New York City. The demonstration showed that the manmade sponge holds more water longer than does a natural sponge., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Prints at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
The small print in the left corner of this display of photographic film in the DuPont Company exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, was made by contact from an original negative on DuPont Superior Pan with f 6.3 opening, K 1 filter and 1/60 second exposure. Enlargement is forty times in one step from small negative on Velour Black one printing paper., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane machine at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Miniature machine demonstrating how Cellophane cellulose film is made, a feature of the former DuPont Exhibition as it appeared at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center New York City. The spruce wood, after being ground and dissolved to form viscose, went through the various chemical baths and came out in the form of Cellophane sheets., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Miniature fashion review at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
A miniature fashion review showing the use of Acele cellulose acetate yarn in the making of stylish dresses, as part of the former DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, a synchronized voice made it appear that each manikin at it passed in review, described the dress shown., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Testing of PX Cloth at DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science & Industry
Flex recording meter showing the durability of PX Cloth, a modern bookbinding, at the former DuPont Exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry, Rockefeller Center, New York City. The machine opened and closed the book 3,600 times an hour., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
West Coast representatives of DuPont finishes at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibition employees at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibition at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
West Coast representatives of DuPont finishes visiting the Golden Gate Exposition
West Coast representatives of DuPont finishes, in San Francisco for a three day dales convention, visit the Golden Gate Exposition. The group is pictured in the DuPont Company exhibit building. Walter J. Sohlinger, West Coast manger for finishes, Brooks Darlington, exhibition manager and William A. Hart, director of advertising, accompanied the men on their tour. Optimism featured the sales meetings, held under Mr. Sohlingers direction, at the Palace Hotel. Reports from the field indicated a definite upswing in the finishes trade during the year, it was said. Field men were informed of recent developments during sessions with technical representatives at DuPont's San Francisco factory., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Lucite demonstration at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product demonstrations at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product demonstrations at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product demonstrations at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Plastic outdoor lighting at Golden Gate Exposition
Outdoor lighting fixtures in the Court of the Seven Seas at the Golden Gate Exposition constructed of a plastic covered wire mesh enable the architects to product an effective light standard at the low cost required in temporary exhibit equipment., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Interior lighting at Golden Gate Exposition
Interior lighting fixtures giving a diffuse light at Festival Hall, Golden Gate Exposition, were constructed of a plastic covered wire mesh manufactured by E.I. du Pont Nemours & Company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Fountains at the Court of Flowers at Golden Gate Exposition
Water cascades in the Court of Flowers at the Golden Gate Exposition, San Francisco, were illuminated with light bulbs protected from water and dampness by a plastic covered wire mesh. The plastic was used because it was the only low cost translucent material which could be bent in the shape required by the curving fountain., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Natural light at Golden Gate Exposition
The Coliseum at the Golden Gate Exposition, San Francisco, provided daylight illumination through sly lights of plastic covered wire mesh manufactured by E.I. du Pont Nemours & Company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Lighting effects at Golden Gate Exposition
Central check stand at the Golden Gate Exposition, San Francisco, showing use of plastic covered wire mesh in illumination., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Decorative stars of Cel-O-Glass on the Gayway at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Illuminated globe of Cel-O-Glass in the Hall of Agriculture at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Stained glass window effect obtained with Cel-O-Glass in the Window Island Club at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Building at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Building interior at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Demonstrations at Golden Gate Exposition
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane products at 1950 Packaging Show
Candy Carnival-An example of the Saidel Rigitrey, automatically set up tray with four sections. Originally for tomatoes. Handy Candy-Two piece sliding window box with a cutting edge at one end. 20 individual Cellophane packets of candy in a continuous strip. Tape O Nuts- Transwrap or Stokeswrap packages of salted peanuts held together with a die cut cardboard collar., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane products at 1950 Packaging Show
Fresh Mixed Nuts-Printed Bag Fresh Candy Corn-Simplexomatic machine forms, fills seals bag from roll stock. Applies heat seal label. Hard Candies-DuPont Polythene film bag for hard candy. Fresh Candies- Cellophane wrapped hard candies in printed bags showing possibility of different color and changed copy on same basic design. Duets- 2 bags of mints within a bag. Cardboard divider and saddle label., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane products at 1950 Packaging Show
Holiday Confections- Box overwrap. Stock printed holiday band (Thanksgiving) Home Drops-Set up tray of assorted gum drops. Insert label. Holiday Candy-Printed tray. Candy colors and package colors carry out patriotic holiday idea. Fresh Jordon Almonds-CA window box with Cellophane overwrap., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane products at 1950 Packaging Show
De Luxe Pattie- Demonstrates automatic disc wrapping. Can be done on Warp King with or without tray Fresh Cough Drops-Demonstrates bundling to eliminate shipping or display carton. U-Board used to prevent bundling wrap from sticking to carton overwraps. Fresh Gum-Three 6 pack units of chewing gum. Direct wrap as on Scandia machine, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane products at 1950 Packaging Show
Six sided selling through informative copy on every side of the package is demonstrated in this series of four steps in DuPont's development of a package for cake. From a rather plain, cellophane-wrapped package (upper left), wherein the cake itself attracts attention, the development progresses to the final stage where every side of the package tells an important story., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane products at 1950 Packaging Show
Six sided selling through informative copy on every side of the package is demonstrated in this series of four steps in DuPont's development of a package for cake. From a rather plain, cellophane-wrapped package (upper left), wherein the cake itself attracts attention, the development progresses to the final stage where every side of the package tells an important story., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product display at 1950 Packaging Show
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Product display at 1950 Packaging Show
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane product display at 1951 Packaging Show
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cellophane product display at 1951 Packaging Show
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Sales psychology at 1951 Packaging Show
The sales psychology of the self service package is demonstrated by this series of five cakes being shown by the Film Department of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. From the virtually blank package at the upper left, which draws a blank reaction from the shopper, each package, clockwise, increases its sales message and informative labeling, to attract successively , attention; then attention and interest; attention, interest and desire, and finally in the framed package, attention, interest, desire and action when the shopper decides to buy the cake., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Chicken and Cellophane at 1951 Packaging Show
A trim of parsley green cellophane ribbon is suggested by the Film Department of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company to add to the attractiveness of fresh cut up chicken which has been packaged in the store ready for cooking., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Cigarettes and Cellophane at 1951 Packaging Show
A new version of the five unit cigarette carton being shown by the Film Department of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is this package which ties in a manufacturers radio, magazine and newspaper advertising slogan. It has a special opening for the application of state tax stamps., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hard Candy and Cellophane at 1951 Packaging Show
This Handy Candy idea being offered by the Film Department of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is handy indeed for dealing out playtime snacks, packing lunch boxes and the like. It is a two piece package in a die cut sleeve. The candy is in a continuous strip of pouches. On the lid is a metal edge for tearing off the pouches., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hard Candy and Cellophane at 1951 Packaging Show
An ideal home consumption unit of hard candy for food store distribution. The labeling features the flavor assortment. Each ball of candy is wrapped in cellophane and packaged in a cellophane bag., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
For horizontal or vertical display, this DuPont exhibited package features six sided selling with illustrations for merchandising and calls attention to four quarter pound inner packs., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Six sided selling featured at 1951 Packaging Show
Printed tray for breakfast ring with heat seal label demonstrates DuPont's plan of six sided selling in a package., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Ready to cook fresh corn-on-the-cob, trimmed to convenient size for eating with waste eliminated, is packaged in this automatically overwrapped tray, another DuPont packaging development., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
This mechanically packaged fractional unit with printed outer wrap and label copy arranged for displaying the package in any position is a DuPont development with automatic inner wraps of four quarter-pound units. The other wrap can be semi-automatic or a bag with label, or full automatic overwrap without label., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
DuPont's fractional package of four inner packs of sugar wafers for added freshness with visibility. The package features printed cellophane and full automatic wrapping with merchandising copy. Four inner packages each have opening tapes as does the outer wrap., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
This DuPont item in tray features visibility and protection., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
One of DuPont's illustrations of automatic package forming, filling, weighing and closing with cellophane., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Three flavors of cheese are in this interesting assortment of prints which are shaped to fit most crackers when sliced. The individual prints are wrapped in DuPont cellophane inside an outer wrapping of the clear film., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Ice cream, the first of the frozen foods but seldom seen in self service cases, has new package designed by DuPont for super market display and selling, The attractive, clean package is sealed in a printer overwrap of cellophane with a dessert recipe on the bottom., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
An idea long used on coffee bags is utilized by DuPont on a cellophane bag for noodle bows, the feature being a tin-tie closure for easy opening and closing., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
With colored oleomargarine coming into the picture, this new packaging development by DuPont provides important visibility. Each quarter-pound print is wrapped in cellophane with an outer wrapping of the transparent film. An opening tape is included for convenience., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
A mechanically wrapped package in DuPont cellophane with opening tape for convenience., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Visibility for packaged fresh tomatoes is provided in this DuPont package development which features an open tray with enlarged die-cutouts in the bottom to permit close inspection of the stem end of the fruit., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Six sided selling and multiple packaging are represented in this interesting DuPont development. The cookies are assembled, wrapped and labeled mechanically. Each packet is individually wrapped with an outer wrap overall for added freshness., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
DuPont cellophane here provides visibility and informative labeling for impulse selling and protection against spoilage., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Self service item featured at 1951 Packaging Show
A self service item for the variety store developed by DuPont. The printed cellophane bag demonstrates full use of informative labeling., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
A new feature for the tobacco counter is this standard box of 25 cigars with two inner tray overwraps and opening tapes. DuPont's suggested insert label calls attention of retailers to added freshness and to novel method for maintaining full appearing display as long as possible., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Among the newer packaging ideas being shown by the Film Department of E.I. du Pont Nemours & Company is this self service unit of brick ice cream. It is a direct wrap with flavor identity on a continuous band of cellophane which also serves as an opening tape. It is contained in a die cut carton shaped for a domestic refrigerator tray with hinged lid. In addition to brand general information on the carton, suggestions for serving and special dessert recipes are on the bottom., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Bundling of small packages for shipping economies through reduced weight is provided in this DuPont cellophane wrapped assembly of six boxes. Cellophanes visibility also eliminates the need for printing identification labels., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
Printed cellophane bag with easy opening and re-closure seal at bottom as produced by Milprint of DuPont cellophane. Bag is loaded with rolls and sealed in normal fashion., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
This quarter pound pack of saltines demonstrates use of plain and printed Du Pont cellophane., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
DuPont Exhibit at the 1951 National Packaging Exposition
DuPont suggests here an advancement in merchandising sandwich bread. Use of two band labels demonstrates opportunity for informative packaging. In addition to an identifying label, the bread package contains a series of dial menus., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Spinning demonstration at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Spinning demonstration at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Spinning demonstration at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Spinning demonstration at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Black powder display at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Black powder display at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Powder horns and flasks at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hallway of displays at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hallway of displays at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display of the DuPont story at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display of invention at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about dynamite at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about DuPont experimental station at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about DuPont involvement in WWI at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about American women at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about chemistry during the Depression at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about uses of nylon at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about post WWII expansion at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
End of displays at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
End of displays at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Display about wedding apparel at DuPont Company exhibit in Atlantic City, New Jersey
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
An American Need scene from 'The DuPont Story'
While hunting in 1800, Eleuthère Irénée du Pont, a young French immigrant, discovered that American gunpowder did not compare in quality or price with that imported from Europe. Du Pont, left, a student of Lavoisier in France, discusses the situation with his friend Colonel De Toussard in the motion picture The Du Pont Story, 72 minute history of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Job training scene from 'The DuPont Story'
Eleuthère Irénée du Pont, founder of the DuPont Company and a student of the great French chemist, Lavoisier, shows a workman the art of making powder in 1802. Scene is from the motion picture, The Du Pont Story, 72 minute history of the company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
First employee scene from 'The DuPont Story'
Tom Cooper, left, a mechanically-minded farm neighbor, becomes the first employee of E.I. du Pont de Nemours, when the founder launched the company in 1802. Scene is from the motion picture, The Du Pont Story, 72 minute history of the company., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Fishing scene from 'A New World Through Chemistry'
Scene from the DuPont Company's motion picture: A New World Through Chemistry. The sportsman, using a nylon line and leader, has just hooked a trout., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Fishing scene from 'A New World Through Chemistry'
Scene from the DuPont Company's motion picture: A New World Through Chemistry. The sportsman, using a nylon line and leader, has just hooked a trout., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Fishing scene from 'A New World Through Chemistry'
Scene from the DuPont Company's motion picture: A New World Through Chemistry. Nylon fishing line is outstanding for its strength, elasticity and low water absorption. It is not damaged by fresh or salt water., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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