Research & Collections News
March 16, 2022
Museum Collections: A Duco Dilemma
In preparation for an upcoming refresh of Hagley’s car exhibit, the museum’s curatorial team has been digging deeper into the history of the cars in the collection. One car in particular, the 1928 DuPont Motors Phaeton, sent us down a deep research rabbit hole that we only recently emerged.
February 16, 2022
Convenient Contraptions: The Vending Machines in Hagley’s Museum Collection
We’ve all been there: you’re ravenous and parched; and you need to find something to eat or drink – QUICK! Here comes the office, train station, or highway rest stop vending machine to the rescue. You grab your granola bar and bottle of water and you’re on your way. Crisis averted.