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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Map of 1854 Powder Wagon Explosion in Wilmington, Delaware
Map of DuPont powder wagon explosion in Wilmington, Delaware drawn by Lammot du Pont. On the reverse side is a tally of chess games played by Lammot du Pont and "Charley."
Du Pont, Lammot, 1831-1884
Ordnance industryIndustrial accidentsExplosionsGunpowder industryCarts & wagons
Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Lammot du Pont, Sr., papers (Accession 0384)
Described in 'A Guide to Manuscripts in the Eleutherian Mills Historical Library, accessions through the year 1965' by John Beverly Riggs
Series B, Box 27, Folder 42-8
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Lammot du Pont, Sr., papers (Accession 0384), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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