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1933 Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition ephemera, 1933
Creator: Century of Progress International Exposition. (Chicago, Ill.)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2016.299
Extent:   2 items
Abstract:   The Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition was held along Lake Michigan and Northerly Island Park from May 27, 1933 to November 1, 1933. The theme was "Science Finds, Industry Applies, Man Conforms." This collections consists of two items from the Exposition. One item is a folded card containing five sets of sewing needles and a threader. The second item is a set of eleven souvenir cards from Ripley's Believe It Or Not Odditorium, with original envelope and booklet.
C. Robert Werle collection of visual materials, 1920-1930
Creator: Bayha, Edwin, 1906-1990; Werle, C. Robert, 1893-1990
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1996.236
Extent:   19 images
Abstract:   C. Robert Werle (1893-1990) was an industrial engineer who worked for Cooley & Marvin Company of Boston conducting time studies, as well as analysis of accounting and plant methods for a variety of clients, mostly in the textile, leather, woodworking and metalworking industries. This collection consists of images, advertisements, and sales flyers, for various clients of Werle, specifically a metal packaging company, a cedar chest manufacturer, duplex homes for sale.
Canada Dry beverages sales album, 1938
Creator: Canada Dry Ginger Ale, Inc.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1995.248
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   Canada Dry is a brand of soft drinks best known for its ginger ale. Canada Dry had its beginning when John McLaughlin (1865-1914) opened a small carbonated water plant in Toronto, Canada, in 1890 to manufacture soda water. In the 1930s the company introduced other Canada Dry mixers. Canada Dry expanded worldwide during this period. The album was created as a salesman's flip chart for Canada Dry distributors to show retailers. There are images of Canada Dry products, views of bottling plants and the manufacturing process, as well as advertisements and merchant testimonials.
Cape Charles, Virginia, historic photographs, 1885-1886
Creator: Pennsylvania Railroad
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1972.250.2
Extent:   43 items
Abstract:   Cape Charles was established in 1884 as the southern terminus of the New York, Philadelphia and Norfolk Railroad. The collection consists of photographs showing the early development of Cape Charles. Views of the wharf and harbor areas and the steamship "Cape Charles" built by Harlin and Hollingsworth of Wilmington, Delaware, comprise nearly half the collection.
Carney's Point Works Technical Department records, 1906-1968
Creator: E.I. du Pont Nemours and Company. Carney's Point Works.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1914
Extent:   4 linear feet
Abstract:   The Technical Department at DuPont's Carney's Point Works was established to collaborate with scientists at the DuPont Experimental Station and Eastern Laboratory of the Repauno Works to develop new products, maintain quality control, and improve products and processes. The collection focuses on the department's start-up period (1906-1910) and the two World Wars.
Carol Litchfield collection on the history of salt, 1556-2012, bulk 1777-2012
Creator: Litchfield, Carol D.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2012.219
Extent:   27 linear feet
Abstract:  
Carolyn M. Irving collection of prints and photographs, circa 1700-1918
Creator: Irving, Carolyn Mann,, 1891-1987,
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1969.065
Extent:   4.0 folders
Abstract:   Carolyn Mann Irving (1891-1987) was the wife of Evelyn du Pont Irving (1886-1968), nephew and one of the heirs of the prominent author Washington Irving's estate. The collection consists of forty-two prints (engravings or lithographs) and two photographic prints which were collected by Carolyn M. Irving. Subjects include animals; Andrew Jackson political cartoons; battle and war images; du Pont related images; European landscapes, town scenes and cathedrals; fashion and religious images.
Carpenter daybook, 1796-1821
Creator: unknown
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1966
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   The collection consists of a day book kept by an unidentified carpenter in the Philadelphia area from 1796 to 1799.
Carter & Scattergood records, 1826-1903
Creator: Carter & Scattergood.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   0376
Extent:   0.8 linear feet
Abstract:   The Philadelphia chemical manufacturing firm of Carter & Scattergood was founded in 1834. It continued to do business under that name until 1911, when it was sold to the Henry Bower Chemical Manufacturing Company. Their records include day books, ledgers, receipt books, laboratory books containing records of wages, materials, processes and apparatus; production tables; correspondence including one describing in detail the first four years of the firm's operations; and receipts and bills.
Carter Litchfield Collection on the History of Fatty Materials, 1707-2007, bulk 1970-2000
Creator: Litchfield, Carter
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2413
Extent:   41 linear feet
Abstract:   As a scientist, Carter Litchfield (1932-2007) studied and specialized in edible fats. In the course of his career Litchfield also built an interesting and significant collection of books, manuscripts, and ephemera relating to the history of fatty materials.
Carter Litchfield photographs and ephemera on the history of fatty materials, 1583-2007, bulk 1970-2000
Creator: Litchfield, Carter
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2007.227
Extent:   16,236 items
Abstract:   This collection of photographs and ephemera relates to Carter Litchfield's activities as a scientist, historian and collector of the history of fatty material. There is also a large collection of advertisements, letterheads, postcards and trade cards.
Cavalcade of America phonograph records, 1935-1953
Creator: Durstine, Roy S. (Roy Sarles), 1866-1962
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1968.001.G68
Extent:   90 linear feet
Abstract:   The Cavalcade of America was an anthology drama radio program which aired weekly from 1935 to 1953. The radio show was sponsored by the DuPont Company, a chemical company, which began as a manufacturer of gunpowder in 1802. The DuPont Company created the Cavalcade of America as a promotional tool. The program dramatized historical events focusing on individual stories of heroism, and occasionally presented a musical performance. This collection contains recordings of most of the show's episodes and consists of over 2,900 phonograph albums, approximately 500 sound tape reels, 6 sound cassettes and one scrapbook.
Cavalcade of America phonograph records, 1935-1953
Creator: Durstine, Roy S. (Roy Sarles), 1866-1962 E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1968.001.G68
Extent:   90 linear feet
Abstract:   The Cavalcade of America was an anthology drama radio program which aired weekly from 1935 to 1953. The radio show was sponsored by the DuPont Company, a chemical company, which began as a manufacturer of gunpowder in 1802. The DuPont Company created the Cavalcade of America as a promotional tool. The program dramatized historical events focusing on individual stories of heroism, and occasionally presented a musical performance. This collection contains recordings of most of the show's episodes and consists of over 2,900 phonograph albums, approximately 500 sound tape reels, 6 sound cassettes and one scrapbook.
Cavalcade of America television commercials on film, 1952-1957
Creator: E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2005.254
Extent:   2 items
Abstract:   The Cavalcade of America television show was an anthology drama which aired on NBC from 1952 to 1953 and ABC from 1953 to 1957. The show was adapted from a radio show of the same name sponsored by the DuPont Company, a chemical company, which began as a manufacturer of gunpowder in 1802.This collections consists of two reels of television commercials for various DuPont products. The commercials feature various spokesmen talking about or demonstrating the products. One commercial features DuPont Company president Crawford Greenewalt.
Cazenove Gardner Lee, Jr. photographs and negatives, circa 1900-1925
Creator: Lee, Cazenove Gardner, 1882-1945
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1969.085
Extent:   0.5 linear foot
Abstract:   Cazenove Gardner Lee, Jr. (1882-1945) was a genealogist and prolific writer, who founded the Society of Lees of Virginia. This collection conists of photographs and negatives relating to family and career of Cazenove Gardner Lee, Jr. The images are primarily of various gunpowder mills and machinery.
C.E. "Bim" Argyle steamboat albums, 1936, 1946-1949
Creator: Argyle, C.E., (Clarence Edward), 1927-2006
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2015.303
Extent:   2 volumes
Abstract:   Captain C.E. (Clarence Edward) "Bim" Argyle (1927-2006) was a riverboat captain for Consolidation Coal and a World War II Navy veteran. He worked primarily on steamers and coal barges along the Monongahela River in Western Pennsylvania. These two albums record Argyle's river experience between 1943 and 1950. There are portraits of his co-workers as well as many photographs of numerous commercial boats.
Centennial Exhibition buildings print, 1876?
Creator: Centennial Exhibition (1876: Philadelphia).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1998.217
Extent:   1 image
Abstract:   The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. This print gives a general view of the grounds and buildings.
Centennial Exhibition photograph and ephemera collection, circa 1872-1877
Creator: Centennial Exhibition (1876: Philadelphia).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2003.255
Extent:   9.0 linear feet
Abstract:   The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundreth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. This collection contains Centennial Exhibition photographs, albums, scrapbooks, and ephemera
Centennial Exhibition puzzle blocks, 1876
Creator: Centennial Exhibition (1876: Philadelphia)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1994.314
Extent:   11 items
Abstract:   The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. Five wooden "jigsaw" puzzles showing buildings at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, PA. Also five prints of the same views as the ones on the puzzle, and the original wooden box.
Centennial Exposition photographs, 1876
Creator: Centennial Exhibition (1876: Philadelphia)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1970.122
Extent:   8 items
Abstract:   The Centennial Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. The collection consists of eight photographic prints with views of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition buildings and grounds.
Centennial scrapbook, circa 1876
Creator: Centennial Exhibition (1876: Philadelphia).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2016.297
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   The Centennial Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. This item is an empty scrapbook with a decorative cover celebrating the Centennial Exhibition.
Central Railroad Company of New Jersey records, 1839-1973
Creator: Central Railroad Company of New Jersey
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1869
Extent:   27 linear feet
Abstract:   The Central Railroad Company of New Jersey operated a main line between New York and Scranton with numerous branches within the state of New Jersey. It was one of the more important anthracite-carrying railroads, with important commuter and terminal facilities in the New York area. The collection primarily consists a set of incomplete minutes of parent, predecessor, and subsidiary companies.
Centre County, Pennsylvania brick companies photographs, circa 1920-1940
Creator: Unknown.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1980.310
Extent:   46.0 images
Abstract:   This collection consists of photographs documenting many of the processes used to make bricks in Centre County, Pennsylvania, and some coal mining images. Brick works existed in Coleville, Wingate, Milesburg, Howard, Port Matilda, Snow Shoe, Orviston and Monument. By the 1960s, all the brick works have shut down for mostly economic reasons.
Century of Progress miniature photographs, 1933-1934
Creator: Century of Progress International Exposition (Chicago, Ill.: 1933-1934)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.258
Extent:   25 images
Abstract:   World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition was held along Lake Michigan and Northerly Island Park from May 27, 1933 to November 1, 1933. This collection contains twenty-five miniature views show landmarks in the city of Chicago and fourteen exterior views of different buildings and amusements at the 1933 Century of Progress exhibition.
A Century of Progress panoramic lithograph, 1934
Creator: A.C. Schultz Litho. Co.; Panorama Sales Syndicate.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1970.233
Extent:   1 image
Abstract:   World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition was held along Lake Michigan and Northerly Island Park from May 27, 1933 to November 1, 1933. This item is a colorful printed panoramic overview of Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition fair grounds.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, circa 1880s-2011
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230
Extent:   500 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series I. Chamber photographs, 1920-2011, Bulk 1946-1975
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.I
Extent:   40 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series II. Nation's Business photographs, 1890s-2004, bulk 1940s-1960s
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.II
Extent:   35 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series III. Negatives and slides, 1981-2001, 2003
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.III
Extent:   31 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series IV. Digital images, 2000-2011
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.IV
Extent:   1.02 terabytes
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series IX. Living Legends videos, 1988-1992
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.IX
Extent:   21 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series V. Ephemera, 1979-1982, undated
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.V
Extent:   1.5 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series VI. Audio, 1970-1995
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.VI
Extent:   2.5 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series VII. Breakfast Bunch audio, 1979-1992
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.VII
Extent:   3 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series VIII, Video, 1982-2009
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.VIII
Extent:   74 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series X. TV spots videocassettes (VHS), 1987, 1990-2002
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.X
Extent:   3 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series XI. Film, 1948, 1958, 1962-1977
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.XI
Extent:   471 film reels
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series XII. It's Your Business videos, 1979-1998
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.XII
Extent:   225 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series XIII. Videos (1" open reel), 1982-1989
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.XIII
Extent:   3 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials, Series XIV. Digital records, 1994-2011
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.230.XIV
Extent:   1698.0 digital files
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the 21st century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Chamber of Commerce of the United States records, 1912-2011
Creator: Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1960
Extent:   107 linear feet
Abstract:   The Chamber of Commerce of the United States has matured into the largest lobbying group in Washington. Formed in April of 1912, at the request of President William Howard Taft, the Chamber's commitment to being the voice of business is well documented. The records contain articles of incorporation, Bylaws, resolutions and minutes of annual meetings, Presentations to Congress, speeches by members, and conferences hosted by the Chamber. Little correspondence is found in the collection. Numerous publications give insight into the concerns facing American businesses in the 20th and 21st centuries.
"The Champions Series" hunting dog advertising postcards, 1916
Creator: E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1972.250.1
Extent:   13 items
Abstract:   Postcards, issued by the Advertising Division of the Sales Department of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, depict images of hunting dogs, specifically the National Field Trial Championship winners from 1896-1910, produced by the artist Edmund Osthaus.
Charles B. Jennings photographs, scrapbook boards, and other materials, 1863-2006, bulk 1946-1999
Creator: Jennings, Charles B., 1916-2006
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2464.21
Extent:   16 linear feet
Abstract:   Charles Jennings (1916-2006) served for more than forty years as RCA Global Communications’ primary liaison in Japan, figuring prominently in the development of post-World War II Japanese communications systems. The collection consists primarily of black and white and color photographs, albums, advertising posters, papers, and unbound scrapbook boards of photographs and ephemera. The images predominantly relate to Jennings’ business and personal life during his time in Japan, addressing the themes of Japanese and trans-Pacific telecommunications activities, particularly relating to RCA; postwar Japanese-American business and informal diplomatic relations; and life in postwar Tokyo.
Charles Copeland portrait, 1930
Creator: McBey, James, 1883-1959
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1988.243
Extent:   1 image
Abstract:   Charles Copeland (1867-1944) was Secretary of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company from 1921 to 1935. The portrait shows Charles Copeland seated and in 3/4 profile etched by the artist, James McBey.
Charles E. Magoon collection on produce marketing, 1880-1970
Creator: Magoon, Charles E.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2016.214
Extent:   6.5 linear feet
Abstract:   Charles E. Magoon (1928-2006) was director of research at the United Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Association (UFFVA), a national organization that represented member growers, shippers, packers, processors, marketers and distributors of fresh produce in the United States. Magoon took a personal interest in the history of the trade. This collection contains approximately 1,500 black and white copy prints of photographs which document the marketing and distribution of produce in the United States from 1880 to 1970.
Charles Findeisen aerial photographs, 1960-2000
Creator: Findeisen, Charles, 1919-2007
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2009.223
Extent:   15 linear feet
Abstract:   Charles Findeisen (1919-2007) was an aerial photographer hobbyist turned professional and spent most of his life flying airplanes. Findeisen consulted for real estate development concerns, engineering firms, and construction companies among others. Virtually all of his work was in the tri-state region of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. This collection contains his aerial photography from 1962 to 2000. It is comprised mostly of negatives but does include some photographs. Many of his subjects were photographed over time at regular intervals. This is particularly true of real estate development programs and building projects. But there is also one-off material of current events, local places, and landmarks.
Charles H. DeMirjian collection of DuPont Company records on STAINMASTER®, 1985-1992
Creator: DeMirjian, Charles H., 1925-
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2563
Extent:   0.41 linear feet
Abstract:   Materials related to the marketing and success of DuPont STAINMASTER® carpet fiber.
Charles H. DeMirjian collection of DuPont Consumer Products Division photographs and ephemera, 1913-1984
Creator: DeMirjian, Charles H., 1925-
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1995.273
Extent:   6 linear feet
Abstract:   The collection consists of brochures, advertisements, photographs, and ephemera showing DuPont Company consumer products from 1913 to 1984.
Charles H. DeMirjian DuPont Consumer Products Division records, 1956-1991
Creator: Dimirjian, Charles H., 1925-
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2566
Extent:   1 linear foot
Abstract:   Records are primarily related to Corian, DuPont Car Care products, and Zerex, as well as Duco and Lucite paints.
Charles Lee Reese papers, 1831-1947, bulk 1880-1936
Creator: Reese, Charles L. (Charles Lee), 1862-1940
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1590
Extent:   1.5 linear feet
Abstract:   The Charles L. Reese papers are a miscellaneous group of material from his student days, the texts of lectures and articles, biographical materials and genealogical notes.
Charles Lukens Huston papers, 1806-1951, bulk 1870-1951
Creator: Huston, Charles Lukens, 1856-1951.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1174
Extent:   53 linear feet
Abstract:   Charles L. Huston (1856-1951) was an executive in the family business, Lukens Steel, and was active in religious and civic affairs. His papers are primarily personal in nature and include fragmentary Lukens Steel records.
Charles M. Cooper papers, 1925-1968
Creator: Cooper, Charles M. (Charles Milton), 1900-1971
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2275
Extent:   1 linear foot
Abstract:   Charles M. Cooper (1900-1971) was employed at E.I. du Pont de Nemours &Company as an engineer at several facilities. His papers include biographical data, speeches and articles, photographs, and a selection of correspondence.
Charles M.A. Stine photographs, circa 1937-1945
Creator: Stine, Charles M.A. (Charles Milton Altland), 1882-1954
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2011.330
Extent:   11 images
Abstract:   Charles Milton Altland Stine (1882-1954) was a chemist and an employee of the DuPont Company for thirty eight years. The majority of the collection features portraits of Stine and one image of Stine receiving an award.
Charles Mattathias Jacobs painting, circa 1910
Creator: unknown
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2014.224
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   Charles Mattathias Jacobs (1850-1919) was a British tunneling engineer. This is a digital copy of a painting of Jacobs at approximately sixty years of age, in court dress.
Charles Murray glass plate negatives of Wilmington, Delaware and Albany, New York, circa 1912
Creator: Murray, Charles
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1975.242
Extent:   60 images
Abstract:   Charles B. Murray (b. 1873) worked as a foreman in building construction and was a resident of Wilmington, Delaware with his wife Christina. The collection consists of sixty glass negatives taken by Charles Murray of Wilmington, Delaware, and Albany, New York. Many of the views are of families, children and other groups of people, some of which were taken in parks or other recreational areas such as beaches. There are also views of the Wilmington Malleable Iron Company showing both equipment and employees, including the "office group" and the workers in the carpenter shop. There is also a view of the Jessup & Moore Paper Company Mills on the Brandywine in Wilmington.
Chemical industry poster stamps, 1917-1953
Creator: Unknown.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1998.256
Extent:   41 images
Abstract:   A poster stamp is physically similar to a postage stamp, but it is without a face value or denomination. Poster stamps were created to commemorate and promote products, events, or ideas. The Exposition of Chemical Industries (now called The Chem Show) was first put on in 1915. It serves to bring together manufacturers and suppliers with people who work in the chemical process industry. This collection consists of gummed stickers with colorful images or designs advertising various functions and companies related to the chemical industry.
Chestnut Run photograph albums, crica 1954, 1988
Creator: E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company. Chestnut Run.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2010.222
Extent:   1 linear foot
Abstract:   DuPont Chestnut Run Textile Research Laboratory is a research facility that tests the effects of normal wear and tear on DuPont's line of synthetic fibers and fabrics. This collection consists of eight albums of photographs showing laboratories, fabrication equipment, testing equipment dating to the mid-1950s, and personnel photographs from the late-1980s.
Chestnut Run Textile Research Laboratory vertical aerial photograph, circa 1962
Creator: Aero Service Corporation
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2012.216
Extent:   1 photographic print
Abstract:   E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is a chemical company more commonly referred to as the DuPont company. The DuPont Company opened the Chestnut Run Textile Research Laboratory in 1954 near Wilmington, Delaware as a research facility to test the effects of normal wear and tear on DuPont's line of synthetic fibers and fabrics. This item is a vertical aerial photograph of DuPont's Chestnut Run facility in Wilmington, Delaware.
Chicago Railroad Fair photographs and postcards, 1948-1949
Creator: Grogan Photo Company (Danville,Ill.).
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1998.244
Extent:   13 images
Abstract:   The Chicago Railroad Fair was the last exposition that featured railroads as its theme. It marked the centennial of the arrival of railroads to Chicago and their role in westward expansion. The exposition was held in 1948 and 1949 in Chicago. This collection consists of souvenir postcards and miniature photographic views of the buildings and locomotives at the Fair.
Christ Church Christiana Hundred photograph collection, 1859-1998; bulk 1900-1998
Creator: Christ Church Christiana Hundred (Greenville, Del.)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2011.222
Extent:   0.5 linear feet
Abstract:   Christ Church Christiana Hundred is an Episcopal church in Greenville, Delaware, founded in 1848 by the du Pont family and Reverend Samuel Brinckle.This collection of Christ Church photographs consists primarily of pictures documenting changes to the church site, both exterior and interior, between 1890 and 1983.
Christ Church Christiana Hundred records, 1831-1998, bulk 1888-1987
Creator: Christ Church Christiana Hundred (Greenville, DE)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2437
Extent:   16 linear feet
Abstract:   Founded in 1848 by Reverend Samuel Brincklé and members of the du Pont family, Christ Church Christian Hundred located in Greenville, DE is one of the oldest Episcopal churches in the Diocese of Delaware. Their records chronicle the activities of Christ Church over a span of nearly one hundred fifty years and include administrative and vital records.
Christiana Machine Company records, 1877-1929, bulk 1877-1915
Creator: Christiana Machine Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2135
Extent:   35.3 linear feet
Abstract:   The Christiana Machine Company is a small, general purpose machine shop and foundry located in Christiana, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Their records cover the operation of the company under the Broomells and Burnham from 1877 to 1915 and are typical of the records of a small machine shop.
Cigar bands album, 1900-1915
Creator: Unknown.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.271
Extent:   1.0 item
Abstract:   This item is an album of cigar bands collected in the early 20th century. The heyday of cigar band artwork spans from the late 19th to early 20th centuries with many of the companies adopting pictorial displays as well as text. The bands were produced through lithographic printing methods.
Civil War patriotic envelopes, 1861-1865
Creator: unknown
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1969.064
Extent:   0.5 linear feet
Abstract:   In the mid-1850s major cities in the United States began publishing pictorial envelopes with patriotic themes. This collection consists of envelopes with printed cover illustrations from the American Civil War.
Claire G. Ely collection of Maytag Corporation records, 1940-1993, bulk 1947-1970
Creator: Ely, Claire G., 1905-2004
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2014.252
Extent:   0.75 linear feet
Abstract:   The Maytag Corporation manufactures home appliances, most well known for its washing machines, also produces dryers, dishwashers, cooktops, refrigerators, and ranges. Claire G. Ely (1905-2004) was an employee of the Maytag company for forty one years. He worked for the Kansas City Branch and then was transferred to Newton, Iowa upon his promotion in 1952 to Manager of Product and Market Planning, eventually becoming Vice President of Marketing. This collection consists of materials collected or created by Clare G. Ely and includes biographical information about the Maytag family, historical information about the Maytag company, and documents the career of Ely from Branch Manager to Vice President. The collection includes press releases, newsletters, bulletins, newspaper clippings, correspondence, reports, pamphlets, photographs, and certificates.
Clarita V. Stubenbord design portfolio, approximately 1960
Creator: Stubenbord, Clarita V., 1909-2010
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2499
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   Portfolio of designs by a woman designer who worked mostly for large cosmetics houses.
Clinton Blackburn work papers, 1945-1982
Creator: Blackburn, Clinton H.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2177
Extent:   1 linear foot
Abstract:   Clinton H. Blackburn was a mechanical engineer with E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Blackburn's papers are a sample of work-related materials he retained upon retirement.
C.N. Vicary's Clothing Store album, circa 1890-1950
Creator: The C.N. Vicary Co.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2015.296
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   Vicary’s Clothing Store was a men’s clothing store located in Canton, Ohio founded by C.N. (Charles Newell) Vicary (1858-1921) in 1905. This album contains brochures, reports, stock certificates and photographs of the clothing store and its employees. There are exterior views of the store front at various locations, interior views of the store showing different fixtures, different departments, including staff members in the store and individual portraits of staff members.
Coal mine inspection trip album, 1914
Creator: Coal Lands Securities Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1986.238
Extent:   50 images
Abstract:   Coal Lands Securities Co. was one of several mining companies owned in large portion by Thomas J. Foster (1843-1936), a publisher. Lackawanna Coal and Lumber Company and Highland Lumber Company were also part of Foster's holdings. The album contains photographs taken during an inspection trip made by a party from the Coal Lands Securities Company to properties in West Virginia owned by the Lackawanna Coal and Lumber Company and the Highland Lumber Company.
Collection of photographic miscellany, circa 1920
Creator: American Aristotype Co.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1992.242
Extent:   6 items
Abstract:   Aristo Gold was a product of the American Aristotype Co. which was purchased by Eastman Kodak Company before 1920. This is a small group of material all related to photography. There are three stock photographs, company samples all printed on Aristo Gold "pure collodian-matt surface for sepia effects" paper; a letter, a price list and a tearsheet.
Collection of wedding cakes and caterers photographs, circa 1925-1946
Creator: McConnell, Edith N.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1969.026
Extent:   13 items
Abstract:   Collection consists of 13 black and white prints, mostly dating from circa 1945.
Color Association of the United States records, 1915-1983
Creator: unknown
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1983
Extent:   14 linear feet
Abstract:   The Color Association of the United States (CAUS) was organized on February 19, 1915 as the Textile Color Card Association (TCCA) for the purpose of standardizing colors for the textile trade. Their records include minutes; reports; staff and membership files; publications; advertisements; cloth samples; seasonal bulletins; and color cards. Color standardization services for the government and various industries are documented as well.
Complaint in the case of State Bank at Trenton vs. Abner Reeder, et al., 1826 November 3
Creator: New Jersey. Court of Chancery.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1003
Extent:   1 item
Abstract:   The State Bank at Trenton (N.J.) was incorporated in 1812 and operated until May 16, 1825, when it suspended payment. The bill of complaint of the bank against Abner Reader, its former president, in an action over the bank's insolvency.
Computer & Communications Industry Association IBM antitrust trial records, 1969-1982
Creator: Computer & Communications Industry Association (U.S.)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   1912
Extent:   90 linear feet, 945 microfiche
Abstract:   The Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA) was involved in duplicating and making available court documents of interest to their members. CCIA assembled documents, assigned their own numbering scheme, and in some cases created microfiche copies of the records. The IBM antitrust trial records consists of CCIA photocopies and microfiche copies of trial transcripts, trial exhibits, depositions, legal memoranda, motions, subpoenas, and other documents relating to antitrust suits brought against IBM throughout the 1970s.
Conectiv, Inc. photographs, circa 1940-1982
Creator: unknown
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2000.237
Extent:   9.0 boxes
Abstract:   Conectiv, Inc. was formed in 1998 by the merger of Atlantic Electric Incorporated and Delmarva Power and Light Company, two large regional power utilities that supplied Southern New Jersey and the Delmarva Peninsula. Almost all the images in this collection came originally from the corporate archive of the Delmarva Power and Light Company (DP&L).The majority of the images in this collection come from the Delmarva Power and Light Company (DP&L), a predecessor of Conectiv, Inc. The images can generally be divided into three categories: DP&L equipment and facilities, DP&L employees, and views of buildings, both commercial and residential, throughout northern Delaware.
Conestoga wagon tool box contents list, undated
Creator: Unknown.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1995.259
Extent:   1.0 item
Abstract:   This collection is a list on cardboard of the contents of a Conestoga wagon toolbox. Conestoga wagons were used to haul freight between farms and cities in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and Ohio between the years 1750 and 1855.
Conoco files on films To Fly and Flyers, 1974-1996, bulk 1978-1985
Creator: Conoco, Inc.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2527
Extent:   0.7 linear foot
Abstract:   The records consists of contract and production documents for two celebrated IMAX films sponsored by Conoco, Inc., and made for the National Air and Space Museum, with an accompanying juvenile storybook.
Conrail photographs, 1900-1979
Creator: Conrail, Inc.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1993.231
Extent:   15 linear feet
Abstract:   The Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail) was incorporated in October 1974. It was formed under the auspices of the United States Railway Association, a quasi-public agency established for the purpose of solving the problems of bankrupt railroads in the Northeast and Midwest. The Conrail photograph collection consists of a large number of images from its company files, but the majority of the material comes from its predecessor companies: Pennsylvania Railroad and Penn Central Transportation Company. These items are predominanatly composed of photographs, negatives, transparencies, lantern slides, and films.
Consumer electronics history collection, 1920-2015
Creator: David Sarnoff Library.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2464.79
Extent:   0.75 linear feet
Abstract:  
Copeland family papers, 1637-1998, bulk 1950-1998
Creator: Copeland family
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2203
Extent:   14 linear feet
Abstract:   Consists of the family papers of former DuPont CEO Lammot du Pont Copeland and his wife Pamela Cunningham Copeland.
C.P. Wahmann collection of railroad records, 1952-1994, bulk 1982-1994
Creator: Wahmann, C.P., (Christopher P.)
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2482
Extent:   7.5 linear feet
Abstract:   Records collected by Christopher P. Wahmann during his career as a manager in the Operating Department of Amtrak between the mid-1970s and mid-1990s, including Amtrak documents and those of other railroads and commuter agencies over which Amtrak operates or that operate trains over Amtrak's lines.
Craven-McDade family papers, 1899-1954
Creator: Craven, William E.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2308
Extent:   7 folders
Abstract:   Papers related to the Craven and McDade Family of Henry Clay villiage in Delaware.
Crawford Greenewalt photograph collection, part II, 1920-1991, bulk 1950-1970
Creator: Greenewalt, Crawford H.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1994.333
Extent:   5 linear feet
Abstract:   Crawford H. Greenewalt (1902-1993) was an executive with the DuPont Company and president of the firm from 1948 to 1962. The collection consists of photographs and other materials related to Crawford Greenewalt's career with the DuPont Company and his involvement with corporate boards and other business and scientific organizations, etc., such as Boeing, M.I.T., Smithsonian Institution, and Radio Free Europe.
Crawford H. Greenewalt films and sound recordings, 1950-1985
Creator: Greenewalt, Crawford H. , 1902-1993
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2014.225
Extent:   94 items
Abstract:   Crawford Hallock Greenewalt (1902-1993) was a chemical engineer and the President of the DuPont Company from 1948 to 1962. He had a passion for the natural sciences, and combined his love of ornithology with photography. He was especially known for his high speed photographs of hummingbirds. The bulk of the collection consists of nature films shot by Greenewalt, primarily of hummingbirds. The collection is divided into three series: Nature films, DuPont films and Sound recordings.
Crawford H. Greenewalt photograph collection, part I, circa 1927-1965, bulk circa 1945-1965
Creator: McCoy, J.W. (John Willard), 1882-1961
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1983.267
Extent:   37 images
Abstract:   Crawford Hallock Greenewalt (1902-1993) was a chemical engineer and the President of the DuPont Company from 1948 to 1962. The collection consists of photographs relating to the career of Crawford H. Greenewalt. The album consists of photographs of a trip Greenewalt made to Argentina in 1956 related to expansion plans for the Ducilo plant. The views were primarily taken at the Buenos Aires airport and at a banquet meeting.
Creed and Company Limited manufacturing plant album, 1954
Creator: Adams, Charles
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   2000.225
Extent:   1 volume
Abstract:   Creed and Company Limited was originally founded as Creed, Bille & Company Limited by Frederick George Creed (1871-1957) and Harald Bille (1879-1916) in 1912 to manufacture and sell telegraphy equipment. In the early 1900s, Creed had invented several machines that facilitated the sending and receiving of Morse code messages. Much of Creed and Company's manufacturing capacity was in Croydon, London, England. These photographs show a group tour of the Creed and Company Limited plant in Croydon on October 14, 1954.
Crossing site of the Wilmington and Northern Railroad and Peoples Railway photographs, 1994
Creator: Unknown.
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1994.277
Extent:   10 images
Abstract:   These photographs document the abandoned site where the Peoples Railway trolley car passed under the tracks of the Wilmington and Northern Railroad in Rockford Park near the Brandywine Creek. The Peoples Railway Company started in 1900 to bring visitors via electric trolley to the Brandywine Springs Amusement Park outside of Wlimington. The Wilmington and Northern Railroad Company was a branch of the Reading railroad system running in a north-south direction between Wilmington, Delware and Reading, Pennsylvania. Its object was to connect the various industrial plants located along Brandywine Creek with other railroads leading to the west and to the anthracite coal regions.
Crowninshield Garden at Eleutherian Mills photographs, 1938
Creator: Dugdale, Horace, 1890-1980
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1989.324
Extent:   14 images
Abstract:   Louise Evelina du Pont (1877-1958) was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Algernon du Pont. In 1922 Henry A. du Pont purchased the original family home, Eleutherian Mills, for his daughter who, with her husband, began restoring the house and building a Renaissance garden adjoining it. This collection consists of twelve black and white photographs of Louise and Frank Crowninshield's garden at Eleutherian Mills, apparently taken by Horace Dugdale during a visit, circa 1938. Also two photographs of the abandon Hagley House which stood nearby.
Curtis Paper Company records, 1823-1942
Creator: Curtis Paper Company
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   0394
Extent:   5 linear feet
Abstract:   The Curtis Paper Company was a small producer specializing in high-quality paper located in Newark, Delaware. Their records consist primarily of account books, with some organization papers, deeds, and correspondence.
Curtiss and Wright airplane competition photographs, 1910
Creator: unknown
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1992.247
Extent:   5 images
Abstract:   For what appears a brief moment in early aviation history, the Wright Brothers competed their airplanes in public demonstrations. The Curtiss Exhibition Co.'s Glenn Curtiss piloted one of his biplanes, and Walter Brookins piloted a Wright biplane. Three photos show the Curtiss biplane on the beach before take-off with a Boardwalk crowd nearby. Two others show the Curtiss and Wright airplanes separately in flight.
Cushman picture collection, circa 1700-1993
Creator: Cushman, Helen
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department
Accession Number:   1998.270
Extent:   4 linear feet
Abstract:   Helen Baker Cushman, the daughter of Westinghouse vice president Ivan F. Baker, ran a business history consulting service in Westfield, N.J., under the style of H.M. Baker Associates. In the course of conducting her business, Mrs. Cushman collected a wide variety of business publications, trade cards, ephemera, and other memorabilia with special emphais on world expositions. She also assembled her own general picture archive for use in her business.
Cyril C. Thompson papers, 1921-1976, bulk 1928-1955
Creator: Thompson, Cyril C., (Cyril Clowes), 1892-1976
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2554
Extent:   3 linear feet
Abstract:   Cyril C. Thompson (1892-1976) had a long career in the accounting, management and public relations sides of the aviation industry, joining near the beginning of commercial aviation in 1928 and retiring just as the era of commercial jets began. Thompson was as an executive of United Air Lines for eighteen years, and later an airport planner, consultant, and prolific author and speaker.
Cyrus J. Sharer research files on the iron ore and steel industries, 1943-1987
Creator: Sharer, Cyrus J. (Cyrus Jewitt), 1922-
Repository:   Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department
Accession Number:   2183
Extent:   4 linear feet
Abstract:   This collection represents materials collected by Cyrus J. Sharer for his research on the iron and steel industry and particularly the world iron ore trade. The main emphasis is on the iron ore trade of the Great Lakes. The period covered, mid-1960s to mid-1980s, was one of crisis and reorganization in the American steel industry and in the lake ore trade, and this is reflected in the records.
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