Alexis Irénée du Pont ledgerCreation: 1893-1904
Alexis Irénée du Pont (1843-1904) was a businessman and non-practicing physician who resided in both Louisville, Kentucky, and Wilmington, Delaware. The ledger documents his various financial and business accounts from October 1893 until November 1904, just before his death.
- Creation: 1893-1904
Alexis Irénée du Pont (1843-1904) was a businessman and non-practicing physician who resided in both Louisville, Kentucky, and Wilmington, Delaware. He was a grandson of Éleuthère Irénée du Pont de Nemours (1771-1834), the founder of the E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware, and son of Alexis Irénée du Pont (1816-1857) and Joanna Maria Smith du Pont (1815-1876).
Du Pont held interests in numerous businesses, including banking, gas, electric, and railroads. By the early 1890s, he became one of the senior partners of the E. I. du Pont de Nemours Powder Company, and was later named vice president of the Repauno Chemical Company.
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The ledger documents Alexis I. du Pont's (1843-1904) various financial and business accounts from October 1893 until November 20, 1904, six days before his death.
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