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This 1900 glass negative from Hagley Library’s collection of Thomas C. Marshall photographs (Acc. 1990.270) shows the Wilmington Friends School's football team in uniform.
The Marshall family’s patriarch, Israel W. Marshall (1850-1911), founded the Marshall Brothers Paper Mill in Yorklyn in 1890. The wealth generated by this family business allowed his son, Thomas Clarence Marshall (1885-1969), to become a man of many hobbies, including photography.Read more...
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