Hagley portrait file

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This digital collection features a selection of images from Hagley Library's Portrait File depicting or associated with du Pont family members.

    Image: Louise du Pont Crowninshield with her bridesmaids. Click to view.

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du Pont, Eleuthère Irénée (1771-1834)
From a drawing made when he was about twenty years old
du Pont, Eleuthère Irénée (1771-1834)
On verso: E. I. du Pont & Lavoisier, painting by Wright
du Pont, Eleuthère Irénée (1771-1834)
On verso: taken from McClure's Magazine, June 1895
du Pont, Eleuthère Irénée (1771-1834)
On front: "Peale's Sketch for His Portrait of E. I. du Pont Given to Mrs. B. G. du Pont by Miss Evelina du Pont" Copy of Photograph Courtesy of Mrs. B. G. du Pont
Samuel Francis du Pont and others on deck of ship
Ship is likely the USS Wabash.
On deck of Captain Samuel Francis du Pont's ship
This is possibly the USS Wabash
U. S. S. Wabash
On cover: (with U.S.S. "Susquehanna" in background), from the oil painting by Tomaso de Simone, Naples, 1859. South Atlantic Blockading Squadron.
Du Pont, Samuel Francis (1803-1865)
On cover: 1842 - Commander; 1855 - Captain; - Commodore; 1862 - Rear Admiral. On front: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by E. Dexter, in the Clerks Office of the United States for the Southern District of New York. E. Anthony 501 Broadway