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Du Pont, Edward B., 1934-2017

Existence: 1934 - 2017


  • Existence: 1934 - 2017

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Atlantic Aviation Corporation photographs

Accession: 1999-223

Atlantic Aviation was begun by Henry Belin du Pont (1898-1970) in 1927 to provide services for business aviation. In 1948 it moved from the Du Pont Airport to the new New Castle County Airport south of Wilmington, Delaware. Soon it expanded to other airports around the country. The collection includes portraits and views of Atlantic Aviation facilities at various airports. There are also a few photographs of airplanes, including the Spirit of St. Louis.

Dates: 1927-circa 1990

Edward B. du Pont photographs

Accession: 2024-202

Edward B. du Pont (1934-2017) was vice president of the Wilmington Trust Company, served on numerous boards of directors, and was descended from the founders of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, a chemical company more commonly referred to as the DuPont Company. This small collection documents Edward B. du Pont's service on the boards of directors for the DuPont Company, Atlantic Aviation, and the Hagley Museum and Library, as well as the board of trustees for the University of Delaware, primarily through group portraits. His work for the DuPont Company is most heavily represented. The collection is arranged chronologically. The majority of images date from 1977 to 2003.

Dates: 1977-2003

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Aeronautics 1
Airplanes 1
Airports 1
Boards of directors 1
Group portraits 1
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Portraits 1
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