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E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company


Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Harold Brayman papers

Identifier: MSS 0261
Abstract Harold Brayman (1900-1988), a political journalist and former director of the Public Relations Department of Du Pont Company for 21 years, helped establish a concept of public relations which was widely emulated throughout the United States. The Harold Brayman papers, spanning from 1900-1991, document the successful dual career of one man in the fields of journalism and public relations. The collection includes correspondence, memoranda, press releases, speeches, newspaper clippings and...
Dates: 1900-1991; Majority of material found within 1928-1978

Harold Brayman papers supplement

Identifier: MSS 0261s
Abstract Harold Brayman (1900-1988), a political journalist and former director of the Public Relations Department of Du Pont Company for 21 years, helped establish a concept of public relations which was widely emulated throughout the United States. The Harold Brayman papers supplement, spanning from 1914-1992, contains substantial editions to the original collection, documenting Brayman's dual careers in the fields of journalism and public relations. The collection includes correspondence,...
Dates: 1914-1992

Harry Fletcher Brown collection

Identifier: MSS 0436

The Harry Fletcher Brown collection, spanning the years 1881-1960 (bulk dates 1910-1952), contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, speeches, business cards, legal documents, printed material, ephemera, a photograph, World War I medal, programs, and blueprints of his Wilmington, Delaware, residence.

Dates: 1881-1960; Majority of material found within 1910-1952

Walter Samuel Carpenter travel diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0175

In this diary, Walter Samuel Carpenter chronicled his life in Valparaíso, Chile, while working for the DuPont Company from 1909 to 1910.

Dates: 1909 December 18-1910 December 31

Delaware Miscellany collection

Identifier: MSS 0598

The Delaware Miscellany collection includes three large, green buckram-bound volumes compiled by William Ditto Lewis, which contain various documents pertaining to the history of Delaware and the surrounding region, and the University of Delaware.

Dates: 1825-1958; Majority of material found within 1920-1958

Delaware Women's Conference records

Identifier: MSS 0677

The Delaware Women's Conference records, which document the only all-volunteer women's conference in the United States, provide a record of an organization which sought to empower women of all ages, economic backgrounds, and lifestyles, to engage and to improve the status of all women.

Dates: 1984-2010

Keepsakes : typescript

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0701

Mimeograph transcript typescript of George H. Faulkner's Keepsakes, based on books by Carl Sandburg. A "Du Pont Company Presents the Cavalcade of America" radio broadcast with Raymond Massey as Abraham Lincoln, broadcast on January 30, 1951.

Dates: 1951 January 30

Norman Lockman papers

Identifier: MSS 0865

Norman Lockman, a political journalist in Delaware and Massachusetts, was the first African American journalist and former managing editor of the Wilmington News Journal. The Norman Lockman papers, consisting mostly of newspaper clippings and articles, documents Lockman’s journalism career at the Wilmington News Journal and Boston Globe.

Dates: 1954-2004; Majority of material found within 1969-2004

Samuel C. T. and Julia Dudkewitz McDowell World War II correspondence

Identifier: MSS 0748
Abstract Samuel C. T. McDowell (1920-2007) was an American Army Air Force lieutenant in World War II. His wife, Julia Dudkewitz McDowell (1923-2001), was a tracing clerk in the Reproduction Department, Design Division at E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in the 1940s. This collection comprises letters exchanged by the serviceman and his spouse on the homefront in Delaware, on a nearly daily basis, during the period 1943-1945. During this time, Samuel was stationed domestically and deployed in...
Dates: 1937-1945, 2002; Majority of material found within 1943-1945

Dorothy Miller papers

Identifier: MSS 0875
Abstract Delaware environmental activist Dorothy Miller (1931-2016) led a coaltion of citizens, conservation-minded organizations, the DuPont Company, and the state governments of Delaware and Pennsylvania to acquire and preserve open space to protect the entire White Clay Creek Watershed. Spanning the dates 1965-2010, this collection documents community efforts led by Miller to preserve the White Clay Creek Watershed and her further work on water resources, residential/commercial and transportation...
Dates: 1965-2010

Frank E. and Anna Hayes Owens family papers

Identifier: MSS 0680

The Frank E. and Anna Hayes Owens family papers comprises 14.3 linear feet of materials, spanning the dates between 1900 and 2011, and includes correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, travel brochures, reel-to-reel tapes, magazines, fanzines, and other materials documenting intergenerational American family life in Delaware.

Dates: circa 1900-2011

Dale E. and Clarice Wolf papers and memorabilia

Identifier: MSS 0648

Dale E. Wolf served as lieutenant governor of Delaware (1989-1992) and briefly as governor (December 31, 1992-January 19, 1993). The Dale E. and Clarice Wolf papers and memorabilia document Wolf’s military service in World War II, his early agricultural research and DuPont Company career, his political career and public service, as well as the community service of his wife, Clarice Wolf.

Dates: 1925-2013; Majority of material found within 1980-1993

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Correspondence 9
Clippings (information artifacts) 7
Photographs 7
Scrapbooks 4
Delaware--History--20th century 3
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Memorandums 3
Reports 3
Speeches (documents) 3
Washington (D.C.) 3
Albany (N.Y.) 2
Albany Evening News 2
Artifacts (object genre) 2
Black-and-white photographs 2
Chemical industry--History--20th century 2
Delaware--Politics and government--1951- 2
Journalism--Political aspects--United States--History--20th century 2
Journalists--United States 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
Middleburgh News 2
New York post-standard 2
Newark (Del.)--History--20th century 2
Newspapers 2
Obituaries 2
Philadelphia Evening Ledger 2
Press releases 2
Printed ephemera 2
Programs (documents) 2
Prohibition--United States--History 2
Public relations 2
Radio programs--United States--History--20th century 2
Realia 2
Times-picayune 2
United States--Politics and government--20th century 2
Voluntarism--Delaware--History--20th century 2
Watertown Times 2
Wilmington (Del.) 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
1/4 inch audio tape 1
Activists 1
Albany Journal 1
Articles of incorporation 1
Audiovisual materials 1
Automobile insurance 1
Awards 1
Biographies (documents) 1
Blueprints (reprographic copies) 1
Books 1
Boston (Mass.) 1
Business and politics 1
Business cards 1
Business enterprises--United States 1
Business enterprises--United States--History--20th century 1
Business records 1
Business--Public opinion 1
Businesspeople 1
Busing for school integration 1
Buttons (information artifacts) 1
Bylaws (administrative records) 1
Cavalcade of America (Radio program) 1
Certificates 1
Chemical industry--History--19th century 1
Chemists (scientists) 1
Chile--Description and travel 1
Christina River Basin (Del.) 1
Churchmans Marsh (Del.) 1
Civil court records 1
Civil rights--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Collages (visual works) 1
Community Life--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century 1
Conservation of natural resources--Delaware 1
Delaware--History--18th century 1
Delaware--History--19th century 1
Delaware--History--21st century 1
Delaware--Politics and government 1
Demographics 1
Depressions--1929--United States 1
Desert Wings 1
Diaries 1
Diplomas 1
Disc jockey radio programs 1
Disc jockeys 1
Economic development 1
Elections 1
Ephemera (general) 1
Essays 1
Fanzines 1
Financial records 1
Governors--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Greeting cards 1
Histories (literature genre) 1
Housing--United States--History--20th century 1
Industrialists 1
Invitations 1
Jazz audiences--United States 1
Jazz radio programs 1
Jazz--1921-1930--Analysis, appreciation 1
Jazz--1931-1940 1
Journalism--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Journalism--United States--History--20th century 1
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