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E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Fabrics and Finishes Department


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

DuPont Corfam® photographs

Accession: 2011-206

Corfam® was a synthetic substitute for leather. Collection consists of photographs related to the development and manufacture of DuPont's Corfam® synthetic leather at the Newburgh, New York Corfam® pilot plant and research facility.

Dates: 1964

Strother MacMinn's Cars of Tomorrow prints

Accession: 1997-268

Strother MacMinn (1918-1998) was a designer, writer and influential teacher of automotive design. He assisted in the design of automobiles at General Motors, Opel, and Oldsmobile. But his main position was as an instructor of automotive design at the distinguished Art Center College of Design in California. These are six prints of car models designed by MacMinn for DuPont.

Dates: circa 1950

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Automobile industry and trade 1
Automobiles -- Design and construction 1
Footwear 1
Industrial design 1
Leather, Artificial 1