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Aurand, Walter George, 1891-1983

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1891 - 1983

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Walter Aurand, 1981 May 14

 Series — Box: 4, Tape: 87
Accession: 1970-370
Scope and Content:

Interviewer: Dorothy Tremaine in Wilmington, Delaware

Influenced by his high school teacher and educated in chemistry at the University of Delaware, Walter describes life in Wilmington during the early twentieth century. His interview details a work atmosphere at DuPont, a powder explosion that killed three women, testing the bullets in New Castle, and safety in the workplace.

Dates: 1981 May 14