Victor Marie Du Pont de Nemours correspondence, 1795-1797


Date: 1795-1797 | Size: 0.25 Linear feet, 29 items


This correspondence is with Louis Etienne Duhail and Theodore C. Mazard.

Background note

Victor Marie Du Pont de Nemours was a diplomat and manufacturer.

Collection Information

Physical description

29 items.


Location of originals:

Originals in Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, Delaware.

Early American History Note

This collection contains photocopies of correspondence from Victor Marie Du Pont Nemours, the brother of the patriarch of the DuPont family. Victor was a French diplomat who immigrated to Delaware in the early nineteenth century and became involved in politics and the family business. The correspondence is primarily from Dupont. The originals are held at Longwood Library, now the Hagley Museum.

Indexing Terms

Family Name(s)

  • Duhail, L. E.


  • General Correspondence

Personal Name(s)

  • Du Pont, Victor Marie, 1767-1827
  • Mazard, Theodore C.


  • Beyond Early America
  • Early National Politics
  • International Affairs