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Bethlehem Steel Corporation and Bethlehem Ship Corporation photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1980-300
Abstract: At the turn of the century, under the direction of Charles M. Schwab (1862-1939) and Eugene Grace (1876-1960), Bethlehem Steel Corporation became the second largest American steel company; combined with its other venture, Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp., it became a leading twentieth century American business. The collection includes a wide range of photography which documents the company’s long history and the breadth of its enterprises from east to west coasts and overseas. It contains eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth century industrial and non-industrial images and of management and workers. As a research tool, its use will be as varied and extensive as the corporation itself was during its years as an American industrial giant.
Dates: 1786-1966

Bethlehem Steel Corporation records

 Collection
Identifier: 1699
Abstract: The Bethlehem Steel Corporation was the number two steel producer in the United States between 1916 and 1984. For a time it was also the largest shipbuilding firm in the world. The records of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation (parent company) are a series of fragments, lacking the complete runs of corporate and executive documents that normally comprise a business archive, and largely consist of fragmentary corporate records and files from executive officers.
Dates: 1714-1977

Betts & Seal records

 Collection
Identifier: 2179
Abstract: Betts & Seal was an iron foundry in Wilmington, Delaware that operated under that name from 1857 to 1867, but was established in 1828. The Betts family of Wilmington, Delaware, produced three generations of innovative founders and machinists. The records of Betts & Seal cover the operation of the foundry from 1828 to 1867. The result is a rare time-capsule look at the workings of a small but innovative foundry during the first phase of American industrialization.
Dates: 1828-1867

Bird's Eye View of the City of Wilmington, Delaware lithograph

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-066
Abstract: E. Sachse & Company was a nineteenth century printing company located in Baltimore, Maryland. This item is a color lithograph of an overview of Wilmington, Delaware, looking north from south of the Christiana River.
Dates: circa 1865

Boeing Company, Vertol Division records

 Collection
Identifier: 1375
Abstract: In its various iterations, the Boeing Vertol Company has been a major developer and builder of helicopters. These records reflect development, manufacture, testing, improvement, and sale of helicopters, especially for military use in Vietman. This includes information relating to reports on factories visited, military needs of the United States and foreign countries, sales, conferences, and meetings with military personnel, government agencies, and representatives of foreign countries.
Dates: 1943-1967

Bond, Crown and Cork Company negatives

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-228
Abstract: This collection of glass-plate and acetate negatives of bottle caps was made by the Bond, Crown and Cork Company of Wilmington, Delaware. The designs are for various beer and soft drink labels. Some of the negatives are dated from 1939, and the remainder appear to be from that time period as well.
Dates: circa 1939

Bowlus-Du Pont Sailplane Company drawing

 Collection
Identifier: 1986-249
Abstract: Bowlus-Du Pont Sailplane, Inc. was a short-lived company which combined the financing of record holding glider pilot, Richard du Pont (1911-1943), and the engineering skills of Hawley Bowlus. This reproduction drawing (there are two copies) includes elevations and cross sections of an Albatross II.
Dates: circa 1935

Brandywine Iron Works and Nail Factory correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 2674
Abstract: A small body of letters and fragments recovered from the Graystone mansion property at Coatesville, Pennsylvania, relating to the Brandywine Iron Works and Nail Factory during the time when Rebecca Webb Pennock Lukens (1794-1854) was proprietor after the death of her husband.
Dates: 1813-1871; bulk 1834

Brandywine Manufacturers Sunday School (BMSS) records

 Collection
Identifier: 0389
Abstract: The Brandywine Manufacturers Sunday School (BMSS) was organized in 1817 as a non-sectarian school for the children of the local factory workers, with instruction in reading, writing, arithmetic, and religion. Éleuthère Irénée du Ponts (1771-1834), founder of the DuPont Company, was one of its chief subscribers, and the school building was located on his property. Primarily generated and maintained by the du Pont women, the BMSS records include the school's constitution, and financial records such as bills and receipts and accounts. Most of the records pertain to students with information about premiums which were given as rewards for attendance and scholarly excellence.
Dates: 1817-1899

Brandywine Manufacturers Sunday School photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1968-004
Abstract: The Brandywine Manufacturers Sunday School (BMSS) was organized in 1817 as a non-sectarian school for the children of the local factory workers, with instruction in reading, writing, arithmetic, and religion. This collection contains eleven Kodachrome prints of exterior views of the school building taken by Nancy Wootten (of Wilmington), between 1963 and 1966.
Dates: 1963-1966

Brandywine scenes glass plate negatives

 Collection
Identifier: 1977-446
Abstract: Henry Belin du Pont (1873-1902) was a descendant of Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours (1739-1817) who founded the E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company with his son Eleuthère Irénée du Pont (1771-1834) in 1802. The E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is a chemical company more commonly referred to as the DuPont Company. The collection consists of views of and along the Brandywine Creek. These include the following du Pont family homes: Pelleport, Goodstay, Nemours, St. Amour, and Louviers. These photographs were possibly taken by Henry Belin du Pont (1873-1902).
Dates: circa 1890-1900

Brandywine Springs Park postcard

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-256
Abstract: Brandywine Springs County Park was a popular amusement park in the rural countryside outside Wilmington from approximately 1890 to 1923. This collection consists of a postcard of the arched entrance to the park.
Dates: 1910-1915

Brandywine Valley oral history interviewees' photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-225
Abstract: Hagley Museum staff conducted a series oral history interviews between 1954 and 1990, speaking primarily with individuals who had worked at the DuPont Company powder yards on Brandywine Creek during the yards’ final decades of operation or who had lived near the yards as spouses or children of DuPont Co. workers. Some of the individuals who were interviewed donated, lent for copying, or provided information on the photographs in this collection. The images primarily depict the worker communities which surrounded the E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards on Brandywine Creek or the powder yards themselves.
Dates: circa 1859-1958; Majority of material found within 1890-1920

Bridesburg Machine Works lithograph

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-163
Abstract: The Bridesburg Machine Works of Alfred Jenks & Son were manufacturers of cotton and wool carding spinning and weaving machinery, shafting and millgearing. The lithograph shows the plant exterior, people in the street, and a delivery wagon carrying textile machinery. Vignettes of machines surround the main view.
Dates: circa 1856

Brown & Hewett journal

 Collection
Identifier: 2109
Abstract: Brown & Hewett were merchants of Oneida County, New York. The journal contains the accounts of individuals doing business with the firm, which was a typical backcountry mercantile enterprise trading imported goods such as brandy, rum, tobacco, paper, textiles, and merchandise for local staples like wheat and lumber.
Dates: 1796-1804

Brown Instrument Company records

 Collection
Identifier: 1728
Abstract: The Brown Instrument Company developed, manufactured, and sold industrial controls and measuring instruments, such as thermometers, pressure gauges, voltmeters, and pyrometers. The company was founded in 1857 by an English engineer and inventor, Edward Brown (1834-1905). The records of the Brown Instrument Company consist of research files documenting the development of measuring instruments and industrial control systems used in continuous process manufacturing.
Dates: 1925-1960

Buckley Music System, Inc. album

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-301
Abstract: Buckley Music System, Inc. was a manufacturer and distributor of jukebox music systems for businesses. This album is a salesman sample catalogue marketing the Buckley jukebox system for restaurants, bars, and clubs. The album consists of thirty-two photographs showing the interiors establishments who have implemented the system.
Dates: circa 1940-1941

Budd Company historical files

 Collection
Identifier: 2411
Abstract: The collection consists of a synthetic historical file assembled for public relations purposes at Budd Company's Michigan headquarters.
Dates: 1914-1993; Majority of material found within 1929-1982

Budd Company legal documents

 Collection
Identifier: 2557
Abstract: The collection consists of a small group of legal documents of the Budd Company and its related firms preserved by a former employee. Also included are the papers of Budd Company's British and German affiliates, property leases, and agreements.
Dates: 1926-1965

Budd Company photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-228
Abstract: The Budd Company was a manufacturer of steel automobiles, passenger rail cars, and other transportation products. This collection’s photographs focuses on the Budd Company rail division with some images of automobiles and wheel products and manufacturing. The bulk of the materials date from the 1940s, 1950s and the 1980s. The collection is organized into five series: Company executives and employees; Plants and manufacturing; Products; Advertising; and Films and videos.
Dates: 1912-1990s

Budd Company photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-237
Abstract: The Budd Company was a manufacturer of steel automobiles, passenger rail cars, and other transportation products. This collection of photographs include railcar interiors, exteriors, and construction progress images of vehicles for the Budd Company customers between 1931 and 1987. Fifty-four railroads are represented in the collection, but half consist of only a small number of images.
Dates: 1931-1987

Bureau of Standards fire test of steel furniture album

 Collection
Identifier: 1993-265
Abstract: This album documents a fire test conducted by the Bureau of Standards concerning the effect of fire on steel furniture, possibly among other things. The Bureau of Standards, now known as the National Institute of Standards and Technology, is a non-regulatory federal agency under the auspices of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Its mission is "to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life."
Dates: 1926-1927

C. Robert Werle collection of visual materials

 Collection
Identifier: 1996-236
Abstract: C. Robert Werle (1893-1990) was an industrial engineer who worked for Cooley & Marvin Company of Boston conducting time studies, as well as analysis of accounting and plant methods for a variety of clients, mostly in the textile, leather, woodworking and metalworking industries. This collection consists of images, advertisements, and sales flyers, for various clients of Werle, specifically a metal packaging company, a cedar chest manufacturer, duplex homes for sale.
Dates: 1920-1930

C. Robert Werle papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1885
Abstract: C. Robert Werle (1893-1990) was an industrial engineer who worked for Cooley & Marvin Company of Boston conducting time studies, as well as analysis of accounting and plant methods for a variety of clients, mostly in the textile, leather, woodworking, and metalworking industries. Werle's papers cover his career between 1917 and 1931, with emphasis on his employment at Cooley & Marvin; Bigelow, Kent, Willard & Co.; and Watsontown Door & Sash. The papers include correspondence, reports, and work papers, mostly connected with time studies. There are numerous examples of the standard forms, cards, and tags used to control reporting and the routing of materials in factories.
Dates: 1914-1934

Canada Dry beverages sales album

 Collection
Identifier: 1995-248
Abstract: Canada Dry is a brand of soft drinks best known for its ginger ale. Canada Dry had its beginning when John McLaughlin (1865-1914) opened a small carbonated water plant in Toronto, Canada, in 1890 to manufacture soda water. In the 1930s the company introduced other Canada Dry mixers. Canada Dry expanded worldwide during this period. The album was created as a salesman's flip chart for Canada Dry distributors to show retailers. There are images of Canada Dry products, views of bottling plants and the manufacturing process, as well as advertisements and merchant testimonials.
Dates: 1938

Cape Charles, Virginia, historic photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1972-250-2
Abstract: Cape Charles was established in 1884 as the southern terminus of the New York, Philadelphia and Norfolk Railroad. The collection consists of photographs showing the early development of Cape Charles. Views of the wharf and harbor areas and the steamship "Cape Charles" built by Harlin and Hollingsworth of Wilmington, Delaware, comprise nearly half the collection.
Dates: 1885-1886

Carney's Point Works Technical Department records

 Collection
Identifier: 1914
Abstract: The Technical Department at DuPont's Carney's Point Works was established to collaborate with scientists at the DuPont Experimental Station and Eastern Laboratory of the Repauno Works to develop new products, maintain quality control, and improve products and processes. The collection focuses on the department's start-up period (1906-1910) and the two World Wars.
Dates: 1906-1968

Carol Litchfield collection on the history of salt

 Collection
Identifier: 2012-219
Abstract: This collection includes ephemera, postcards, films, advertisements, photographs, documents and objects relating to the history of salt. The collection was assembled by Carol Litchfield (1936-2012), a biologist and biochemist with an interest in halophiles and salt history. These items document the history and development of salt manufacturing throughout the world. Historic and modern methods of salt harvesting are depicted from various areas around the world.

Additionally, this collection includes documentation of Carol’s personal research and participation in salt related conferences and programs.
Dates: 1556-2012; Majority of material found within 1777-2012

Carolyn M. Irving collection of prints and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-065
Abstract: Carolyn Mann Irving (1891-1987) was the wife of Evelyn du Pont Irving (1886-1968), nephew and one of the heirs of the prominent author Washington Irving's estate. The collection consists of forty-two prints (engravings or lithographs) and two photographic prints which were collected by Carolyn M. Irving. Subjects include animals; Andrew Jackson political cartoons; battle and war images; du Pont related images; European landscapes, town scenes and cathedrals; fashion and religious images.
Dates: circa 1700-1918

Carpenter's day book

 Collection
Identifier: 1966
Abstract: The collection consists of a day book kept by an unidentified carpenter in the Philadelphia area from 1796 to 1799.
Dates: 1796-1821

Carter Litchfield collection on the history of fatty materials

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-227
Abstract: Carter Litchfield (1932-2007) an organic chemist who studied and specialized in edible fats and oils. This collection of photographs and ephemera relates to Litchfield's activities as a scientist, historian and collector of the history of fatty material. There is also a large amount of advertisements, letterheads, postcards and trade cards.
Dates: 1583-2007; Majority of material found within 1970-2000

Carter Litchfield collection on the history of fatty materials

 Collection
Identifier: 2413
Abstract: Carter Litchfield (1932-2007) an organic chemist who studied and specialized in edible fats and oils. In the course of his career Litchfield also built an interesting and significant collection of books, manuscripts, and ephemera relating to the history of fatty materials. The collection is arranged into seven series and includes his research with animal fats and fatty materials, collecting activities, research and publication on the history of oil mills around the world; the papers of Julius Lewkowitsch, the first authority on fats and fatty materials; the papers of Ellsworth C. Warner, founder of the Midland Linseed Products Company; and the correspondence of Frech Chemist Michel Eugène Chevreul
Dates: 1707-2007; Majority of material found within 1970-2000

Carter & Scattergood records

 Collection
Identifier: 0376
Abstract: The Philadelphia chemical manufacturing firm of Carter & Scattergood was founded in 1834. It continued to do business under that name until 1911, when it was sold to the Henry Bower Chemical Manufacturing Company. Their records include day books, ledgers, receipt books, laboratory books containing records of wages, materials, processes and apparatus; production tables; correspondence including one describing in detail the first four years of the firm's operations; and receipts and bills.
Dates: 1826-1903

Caspar Wistar estate book

 Collection
Identifier: 2146
Abstract: Caspar Wistar (1696–1752) was a German-born Philadelphia merchant and brass button maker. He also founded the first glassworks in America near Salem, New Jersey, in 1739. The single volume contains a cash book of receipts of Wistar's estate (1752-1765).
Dates: 1752-1765

Cavalcade of America phonograph records

 Collection
Identifier: 1968-001-G68
Abstract: The Cavalcade of America was an anthology drama radio program which aired weekly from 1935 to 1953. The radio show was sponsored by the DuPont Company, a chemical company, which began as a manufacturer of gunpowder in 1802. The DuPont Company created the Cavalcade of America as a promotional tool. The program dramatized historical events focusing on individual stories of heroism, and occasionally presented a musical performance. This collection contains recordings of most of the show's episodes and consists of over 2,900 phonograph albums, approximately 500 sound tape reels, 6 sound cassettes and one scrapbook.
Dates: 1935-1953

Cavalcade of America photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-259
Abstract: The Cavalcade of America was an anthology drama radio program which aired weekly from 1935 to 1953. The radio show was sponsored by the DuPont Company, a chemical company, which began as a manufacturer of gunpowder in 1802. The DuPont Company created the Cavalcade of America as a promotional tool. The collection consists of photographs relating to the Cavalcade of America radio show. The majority are views of rehearsals or live performances; actors and actresses, including numerous Hollywood celebrities such as Ginger Rogers, Lucille Ball, and Cary Grant; the DuPont Chorus; live audiences; and the production staff.
Dates: 1939-1951

"Cavalcade of America" television commercials on film

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-254
Abstract: The Cavalcade of America television show was an anthology drama which aired on NBC from 1952 to 1953 and ABC from 1953 to 1957. The show was adapted from a radio show of the same name sponsored by the DuPont Company, a chemical company, which began as a manufacturer of gunpowder in 1802.This collections consists of two reels of television commercials for various DuPont products. The commercials feature various spokesmen talking about or demonstrating the products. One commercial features DuPont Company president Crawford Greenewalt.
Dates: 1952-1957

Cazenove Gardner Lee, Jr. photographs and negatives

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-085
Abstract: Cazenove Gardner Lee, Jr. (1882-1945) was a genealogist and prolific writer, who founded the Society of Lees of Virginia. This collection conists of photographs and negatives relating to family and career of Cazenove Gardner Lee, Jr. The images are primarily of various gunpowder mills and machinery.
Dates: circa 1900-1925

C.E. "Bim" Argyle steamboat albums

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-303
Abstract: Captain C.E. (Clarence Edward) "Bim" Argyle (1927-2006) was a riverboat captain for Consolidation Coal and a World War II Navy veteran. He worked primarily on steamers and coal barges along the Monongahela River in Western Pennsylvania. These two albums record Argyle's river experience between 1943 and 1950. There are portraits of his co-workers as well as many photographs of numerous commercial boats.
Dates: 1936; 1946-1949

Centennial Exhibition buildings print

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-217
Abstract: The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. This print gives a general view of the grounds and buildings.
Dates: circa 1876

Centennial Exhibition pass

 Collection
Identifier: 1351
Abstract: The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 was the first official World's Fair to be held in the United States, and was held in Philadelphia to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Joseph Shields Wilson (1835-1903), founder of the Wilmington Steamboat Company, attended and this collection includes his pass and a photograph.
Dates: 1876

Centennial Exhibition photographs and ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-255
Abstract: The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundreth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. This collection contains Centennial Exhibition photographs, albums, scrapbooks, and ephemera
Dates: circa 1872-1877

Centennial Exhibition puzzle blocks

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-314
Abstract: The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. Five wooden "jigsaw" puzzles showing buildings at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, PA. Also five prints of the same views as the ones on the puzzle, and the original wooden box.
Dates: 1876

Centennial Exposition photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-122
Abstract: The Centennial Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. The collection consists of eight photographic prints with views of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition buildings and grounds.
Dates: 1876

Centennial scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-297
Abstract: The Centennial Exhibition of 1876 celebrated the one hundredth anniversary of American Independence. Held in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, it was the first major U.S. world's fair. This item is an empty scrapbook with a decorative cover celebrating the Centennial Exhibition.
Dates: circa 1876

Central Railroad Company of New Jersey records

 Collection
Identifier: 1869
Abstract: The Central Railroad Company of New Jersey operated a main line between New York and Scranton with numerous branches within the state of New Jersey. It was one of the more important anthracite-carrying railroads, with important commuter and terminal facilities in the New York area. The collection primarily consists a set of incomplete minutes of parent, predecessor, and subsidiary companies.
Dates: 1839-1973

Centre County, Pennsylvania brick companies photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1980-310
Abstract: This collection consists of photographs documenting many of the processes used to make bricks in Centre County, Pennsylvania, and some coal mining images. Brick works existed in Coleville, Wingate, Milesburg, Howard, Port Matilda, Snow Shoe, Orviston and Monument. By the 1960s, all the brick works have shut down for mostly economic reasons.
Dates: circa 1920-1940

Century of Progress miniature photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 1993-258
Abstract: World's Fairs or International Expositions are large-scale exhibitions that highlight technology, agriculture and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The Chicago Century of Progress International Exposition was held along Lake Michigan and Northerly Island Park from May 27, 1933 to November 1, 1933. This collection contains twenty-five miniature views show landmarks in the city of Chicago and fourteen exterior views of different buildings and amusements at the 1933 Century of Progress exhibition.
Dates: 1933-1934

Chamber of Commerce of the United States photographs and audiovisual materials

 Collection
Identifier: 1993-230
Abstract: The Chamber of Commerce of the United States is the world’s largest business organization representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, digital images, sound recordings, videos, and films that document the history of the Chamber from its founding to the twenty-first century. The materials provide a record not only of the activities of the Chamber but also of the political landscape surrounding key issues related to business. The collection focuses on the legislation, regulations, and litigation impacting the economy, immigration reform, pensions, health care, trade, Social Security, air quality, global warming, workplace safety, and taxes, as well as major industries such as energy, aviation, automobiles, agriculture, transportation,mining, shipping, and technology.
Dates: circa 1880s-2011

Chamber of Commerce of the United States records

 Collection
Identifier: 1960
Abstract: The Chamber of Commerce of the United States has matured into the largest lobbying group in Washington. Formed in April of 1912 at the request of President William Howard Taft (1857-1930), the Chamber's commitment to be the voice of business is well documented. The records contain articles of incorporation, bylaws, resolutions and minutes of annual meetings. Presentations to Congress, speeches by members, and conferences hosted by the Chamber. Numerous publications give insight into the concerns facing American businesses in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Dates: 1912-2015

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Du Pont de Nemours, Pierre Samuel, 1739-1817 24
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Experimental Station 22
RCA Corporation 18
United States. Navy 16
Dick, John A., 1879-1972 14
New York World's Fair (1964-1965 : New York, N.Y.) 14
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) 12
Savery, Thomas H., 1837-1910 12
World’s Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) 10
Carothers, Wallace Hume, 1896-1937 9
Du Pont, Eleuthère Irénée, 1771-1834 9
Du Pont, Pierre S. (Pierre Samuel), 1870-1954 9
Eleutherian Mills (Greenville, Del. : Estate) 9
Greenewalt, Crawford H., 1902-1993 9
Jackson Laboratory (E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company) 9
Loewy, Raymond, 1893-1986 9
Pusey and Jones Company 9
Baldwin Locomotive Works 8
Bethlehem Steel Corporation 8
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 8
Joseph Bancroft & Sons Co 8
Longwood Gardens (Kennett Square, Pa.) 8
Pusey & Jones Corporation 8
Reading Company 8
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Chestnut Run Laboratories 7
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Organic Chemicals Department 7
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Pioneering Research Laboratory 7
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Textile Fibers Department 7
Gentieu, Pierre A., 1842-1930 7
Gilpin, Joshua, 1765-1841 7
Hagley Museum and Library 7
Hanford Engineer Works 7
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co 7
Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority 7
Amtrak 6
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 6
Crowninshield, Louise du Pont, 1877-1958 6
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Carney's Point Works 6
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Central Research and Development Department 6
General Electric Company 6
International Business Machines Corporation 6
Lea family 6
Lehigh Valley Railroad Company 6
Maxim, Hudson, 1853-1927 6
Radio Corporation of America 6
Victor Talking Machine Company 6
Young, William, 1755-1829 6
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company 5
Brandywine Manufacturers Sunday School 5
Budd Company 5
DeMirjian, Charles H., 1925- 5
Du Pont, Alfred I. (Alfred Irénée), 1864-1935 5
Du Pont, Irénée, 1876-1963 5
Du Pont, Victor Marie, 1767-1827 5
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Brandywine Works 5
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Hagley Yard 5
General Motors Corporation 5
Hagley Museum and Library. Library. Oral History Project Office 5
Hercules Powder Company 5
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) 5
Manhattan Project (U.S.) 5
National Association of Manufacturers (U.S.) 5
Penn Central Transportation Company 5
Ramsay, William G. (William Gouverneur), 1866 - 1916 5
Remington Arms Company 5
University of Delaware 5
All American Engineering Company 4
American Car and Foundry Company 4
American Iron and Steel Institute 4
American Telephone and Telegraph Company 4
Bethlehem Steel Company 4
Brandywine Hundred (Del.) 4
Central Railroad of New Jersey 4
ConRail 4
Du Pont, Richard C. (Richard Chichester), 1911-1943 4
Du Pont, Sophie Madeleine, 1810-1888 4
Du Pont, T. Coleman (Thomas Coleman), 1863-1930 4
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Elastomer Chemicals Department 4
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Engineering Department 4
E.I. du Pont de Nemours Powder Company 4
Jackson and Sharp Company 4
Joseph E. Seagram and Sons, Inc 4
Kwolek, Stephanie, 1923-2014 4
Lukens Steel Company 4
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 4
Midvale Steel and Ordnance Company 4
New York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations (1853-1854 : New York, N.Y.) 4
Pedersen, Charles J., 1904-1989 4
Radio Corporation of America. RCA Victor Division 4
Richardson, George A., 1886-1976 4
Savery, William H., 1865-1949 4
Sperry Rand (Corporation). Univac Division 4
Spruance, William C. (William Corbit), 1873-1935 4
Thayer, Horace H., 1878-1959 4
Watson, Robert B. 4
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