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Division produces rack cards advertising the state’s museums and DeBraak tours

Written on: July 28th, 2016 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

Cards evoke the experiences that visitors can expect when they visit these iconic places in Delaware history.

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Division welcomes three new historic-site interpreters

Written on: July 28th, 2016 in MuseumsNews

New museum employees help bring the people and events of the past to life.

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Division to sponsor 18 special events during August 2016

Written on: July 18th, 2016 in EventsMuseumsNews

History meets sci-fi, vintage classical-recordings and the raid on the John Dickinson Plantation to be featured.

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“Listen Up!”: How About Something Different?

Written on: June 28th, 2016 in EventsMuseumsNews

Division’s spoken-word program finds new ways to connect young people with history.

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History abounds near Delaware’s beaches

Written on: June 23rd, 2016 in ArchaeologyCollectionsEventsExhibitsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

A wealth of historic sites are open for visitation.

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Programs on America’s struggle for independence among 20 special events sponsored by the division during July 2016

Written on: June 20th, 2016 in EventsMuseumsNews

Spoken-word program and lecture on Independence Day, plus patriotic music among the sponsored events.

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“Making the First State Shine: 50 Years of Historic Preservation in Delaware”

Written on: June 1st, 2016 in EventsMuseumsNewsPreservation

18th annual Chautauqua to take place in Lewes, Del. from June 19 to 23, 2016.

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“Lost Off Lewes: The British Warship DeBraak”

Written on: May 26th, 2016 in ArchaeologyCollectionsEventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

Tours explore the surviving hull section of this 18th-century shipwreck.

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Division to sponsor 24 special programs during June 2016

Written on: May 24th, 2016 in EventsMuseumsNewsPreservation

DeBraak tours, the 18th Annual Chautauqua and an evening of readings by Delaware poets and authors among the events to be presented.

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Johnson Victrola Museum closed from June 6 to 30, 2016

Written on: May 20th, 2016 in MuseumsNews

Museum will re-open on July 1, 2016 after completion of construction activities.

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