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The DuPont Highway (Images of America: Delaware)

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The original DuPont Highway, found on maps as Route 13 between Dover and Wilmington and as Route 113 between Dover and the southern border with Maryland, was the nation’s first divided highway when its expansion between Dover and Wilmington was completed in 1934. It had been officially dedicated 10 years earlier as the Coleman DuPont Road. Thomas Coleman du Pont, a ...more
Paperback, 127 pages
Published March 2nd 2009 by Arcadia Publishing
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Some interesting pictures for Delawareans familiar with the area described in the book, and a few interesting facts about the Dupont family from this region, but otherwise pretty dull because it's just pictures of a highway being built of course.
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William Francis is a writer of fiction and history. His novels can be found on His books of vintage photographs related to Delaware history are published through Arcadia Publishing and available at Delaware book stores or at For the latest news about book releases, appearances, interviews or book signing events, log onto the author’s website at www.authorwill ...more
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