Delaware Archives Project 1863 Industrial Accident
Explosion at DuPont's Hagley Yard Powder Packing House, Wilmington

Photograph submitted by Margaret Malloy.

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James McKenna, one of the victims listed in the article, is the great-great-grandfather of Margaret Malloy.

Some family members are buried in St. Joseph's Brandywine Cemetery

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