A digital exhibit on the life of Dr. Wesley Memeger Jr. a long-time DuPont chemist at the Pioneering Research Laboratory, who played a crucial role in streamlining the production of Kevlar.
From 1954 to 1990, Hagley Library staff and volunteers interviewed over 150 people who lived and worked in the Brandywine Valley in northern Delaware. The recorded interviews and transcripts capture in fine detail the lives of people in the Brandywine communities from the last half of the nineteenth century into the first half of the twentieth.
A digital exhibit on Z. Taylor Vinson’s work as a collector and the remarkable collection of transportation history he dedicated his life to building.
The Avon Digital History Archive provides a unique perspective on the history of the company, its sales representatives, employees, and consumers. The Avon Archive at the Hagley Library encompasses a range of materials such as advertisements, catalogs, representative's sales tools, and corporate documents.
An online exhibit featuring select aerial images from Hagley's Dallin Company Collection.