Special papers, 1785-18381785-1838
Scope and Content
Also included are papers concerning the South Brandywine Rangers (a militia unit during the War of 1812); legal agreements concerning the acquisition of property for the Delaware powder mills and the importation of Merino sheep; du Pont's shares in the Wilmington & Philadelphia Turnpike Co.; rules and regulations of the Philadelphia & Wilmington Steam Boat Co. (1829); patents and lists of lands owned by du Pont near Pittsburgh and in Virginia; estate papers of Dr. Pierre Didier; and a letter from Louis McLane regarding information from Delaware for his census of manufactures.
From the Collection: 1.7 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
- From the Collection: Du Pont, Eleuthère Irénée, 1771-1834 (Person)