Skeeter and Sergeant Charles Lankford - lively monkey mascot of Twelfth Army Air Force, from Elsmere; Skeeter took part in flights and convoys throughout the battles of the Western desert and Sicily and Italy
United States--Delaware--World War II--War Loan Drive
Jaycees take part in Bond Center Link Trainer Contest; Marvin Barrett; Edward First; Jack Robinson; John Kelly; Walter Bishoff; Donald Wolf; Ralph Fillingame; George Paul; Corporal John Moonen of New Castle Army Air Base
United States--Delaware--World War II--New Castle Army Air Base--Women in the Armed Forces-- Portraits
Three new WACS too part in a radio broadcast; Pvt. Edna Wenger; Pvt. Martha Hilton; Pvt. Lillian Long; Sgt. Gilbert Owens; Pfc. Carl Carlson; Harvey Smith; Pvt. Joseph Hittelman; Warrant Officer Jack Rubenstein; Pvt. Reed Bradford; WDEL
United States--Delaware--World War II--New Castle Army Air Base--Civilian Employees
When the pilot calls 'clear' and this huge propeller begins to spin Mrs. Gladys Swanson will feel a glow of satisfaction for a job well done. She is shown busy assembling the intricately mechanized part. Also working is Sgt. Wilbur Craig
United States--Delaware--World War II--Industry and Labor--duPont Company
Formaldehyde is a base for the high explosive used in so called 'blockbusters' and other high explosive bombs. A substantial part of the country's formaldehyde is made at the Perth Amboy, NJ plant of duPonts' Electrochemicals Department;...
United States -- Delaware -- Military -- Spanish-American War -- Fort Delaware
Battery for three 12'' B. L. rifles. Masonry of 1 to ref (33). Masonry of casemates and platforms 2 and 3 to ref (28), masonry of rear gallery to ref (22.5). Part of 12 ft wall in front to ref (40). View from 3rd story window, east end of quarters...