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150th Anniversary time capsule being buried at Eleutherian Mills photograph

circa 1952
 Collection
Identifier: 1968-005A

Abstract

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company a chemical company, was founded in 1802. The DuPont Company celebrated its 150th anniversary on July 18, 1952, on the site of the original Eleutherian Mills. This item is a black and white photograph of the 150th Anniversary time capsule being buried at Eleutherian Mills.

Dates

  • circa 1952

Creator

Extent

1 item(s)

General Physical Description

1 photographic print, b&w, 8 x 10 in.

Historical Note

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is a chemical company. Founded in 1802, the company began with the production of gunpowder. Throughout the 1920s, the emphasis shifted towards the development of synthetic fibers and other materials. The DuPont Company celebrated its 150th anniversary on July 18, 1952, on the site of the original Eleutherian Mills.

Scope and Content

Photograph of the 150th Anniversary capsule being buried at Eleutherian Mills.

Location

GL Box 2

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Related Material

150th anniversary miscellany (Accession 2274), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library

Language of Materials

English


Additional Information

Related Names

Creator

Finding Aid & Administrative Information

Title:
150th Anniversary capsule being buried at Eleutherian Mills photograph
Status:
Online
Author:
Laurie Rizzo
Date:
2013
Description rules:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description:
English
Script of description:
Latin

Repository Details

Repository Details

Part of the Audiovisual Collections Repository

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