WorldCat Identities

Du Pont family

Overview
Works: 347 works in 445 publications in 2 languages and 12,837 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Church history 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HD9651.9.D8, 338.76600922
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Du Pont dynasty by Gerard Colby( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book looks at the powerful family behind the world's largest chemical company. The Du Ponts are one of the wealthiest and most powerful families in the world. From their complex of buildings in downtown Wilmington, Delaware, they direct the workings of a vast network of interlocking companies that encompasses the world. They rule the state of Delaware as their private duchy, and they influence and control the lives of thousands of employees and millions of citizens. Here is the truly revealing story of this family, from the arrival in this country of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, who was to found the firm that thought of itself as 'America's armorer
Ophelia Troup Dent papers by Hofwyl Plantation( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three folders of account books, letters, cards, business papers, and records relating to the house. Correspondents include the du Pont family, Jean Parrish, and the Andrew Wyeth family. A number of letters are from a librarian friend who lived in Greenwich Village, NY, in the 1920's. Specific topics, such as a hurricane (1944), rice bird research, and the lumber trade, are covered in the papers
Papers relating to the American Philosophical Society by Du Pont de Nemours family( )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Du Pont family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Corrspondence concerning the book "Vasaorden" by Gustav Åsbrink; also concerning the award of the order to Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours in 1775
Du Pont family miscellany by Du Pont family( )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Item : Newspaper clipping regarding a donation of a three-story brick building to the Salvation Army by Mrs. Cazenove Gardner Lee (Marguerite du Pont Lee), about 1924
by Du Pont family( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection contains photographs, correspondence, an architectural drawing, a poem, greeting cards, and a botanical scrapbook. These records could not be identified as belonging to a specific person or record group, but probably originated within the du Pont family of Wilmington, Del. and associated families
Du Pont family miscellany by Du Pont family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The letters are entirely personal in nature, including news of the death of Irene Sophie Dimmick. Letters from Sophie Madeleine du Pont discuss her daily activities, servants, housecleaning, visitors and health. Letters from Joanna du Pont Dimmick describe her travels in Europe
Ridgely and du Pont family manuscripts removed from the Ridgely family Bible( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miscellaneous papers of the Ridgely and du Pont families and their antecedents, mostly dealing with domestic and family matters, but also including genealogical materials, obituaries, eulogies, memorials and the like. Many of the items are correspondence of Ann Ridgely du Pont
The early generations of the Du Pont and allied families by H. A Du Pont( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Allied families: Briere, Guerry, Nagerel, Auber, Vivien, Du Busc, Montchanin, Le Plastrier, Cossart, Toustain, Puchot, Fere, Le Pelletier de Martainville
Alexis I. du Pont family miscellany by Du Pont family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes correspondence between Sophie Madeleine du Pont (1810-1888) and Alexis I. du Pont and his wife Elizabeth Bradford du Pont; also one letter to Sophie from their daughter Alice Eugenie du Pont, later Mrs. Julien Ortiz; one letter from Alice to her father; one letter of Alexis I. du Pont to James Holloway. All letters are entirely personal in content. There is also a 1925 invitation to Mrs. Ortiz to join the Hereditary Order of the Descendants of Colonial Governors with a register of her descent, and a binder of "Inscriptions in Du Pont Family Cemetery."
Eleuthera Carpenter Fiechter collection of du Pont family by Du Pont family( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains family albums and photographs that document the genealogy of the du Pont, Carpenter, Wooten, Moxham, Coleman, Dwyer, Bradford and Canby families. The materials have been assembled, collected, and handed down several generations
by Du Pont family( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection contains photographs, correspondence, an architectural drawing, a poem, greeting cards, and a botanical scrapbook. These records could not be identified as belonging to a specific person or record group, but probably originated within the du Pont family of Wilmington, Del. and associated families
 
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The Du Pont dynastyThe corporate state and the broker state : the Du Ponts and American national politics, 1925-1940
Alternative Names
Du Pont de Nemours family

Languages
English (88)

French (2)