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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.
Letting Dynamite Do It
Film explains and depicts the uses of dynamite for lumbering, raising a blast furnace, clearing roads and a diver placing charges to remove an old water intake in Lake Michigan. Includes footage of dynamite being used to blast rock during the construction of the Confederate Memorial at Stone Mountain, Georgia.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
720x480 mp4 with timecode burn available.
1 reel (300 ft) : sd., b&w ; 16mm. 2 copies. (00:08:17:00).
QuickTime Pro Res 4444HQ (2048x1556), 24fps. PCM audio, 48kHz, 24 bit.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection (Accession 2018.222)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection (Accession 2018.222), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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