Oral History

A transcript and the complete video interview with Dr. Welsey Memeger Jr., that served as the primary source for this exhibit, can be found in the Hagley Digital Archives. The interview was conducted at Dr. Memeger's home by Dr. Jeanne Nutter in 2020:

In addition to the interview from 2020, Hagley also completed an interview with Dr. Memeger for The History of Kevlar Oral History Interviews project in 2014 where he spoke in-depth about his time at DuPont and his work:


Dr. Jeanne Nutter, who conducted the 2020 interview with Dr. Memeger, has collaborated with Hagley on a series of films about African Americans in Delaware.