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From Civil Wars to Bicycle Tours, Railroads Deliver

What does Delaware industry delivers for both cyclists and home chefs? Railroads! As the home of DuPont, Delaware is an important manufacturing state, and railroads are a unique part of the history of the state and DuPont. During the Civil War, the Union Army used railroads to transport gunpowder from DuPont to the front lines. Today, DuPont relies on rail to deliver the chemicals needed to make items cyclists and cooks use every day, Lycra and Teflon. From Civil Wars to bicycle tours, railroads deliver for Delaware.