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Division releases 2013 annual report

Written on: February 21st, 2014 in MuseumsNewsPreservation

Document spotlights the significant long-range planning activities that took place during the year.


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Division Releases Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2015 to 2019

Written on: January 27th, 2014 in MuseumsNewsPreservation

Plan sets new standards in service and stewardship that promise to “Save Delaware History” for future generations.


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Division Welcomes Two New Staff Members

Written on: January 24th, 2014 in MuseumsNews

Charity DeGeorge and Latecia Prophet joined the division in January 2014.


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education

Delaware’s Indian River Life-saving Station

Written on: December 4th, 2013 in EducationHistoric SitesMuseums

By: Katie Goerger, Historical Interpreter Indian River Life-Saving Station Delaware Seashore State Park The Indian River Life-Saving Station is one of Delmarva’s relatively unknown gems. Situated along the coastline of southern Delaware between the Rehoboth Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, many recognize it as the hub for programs and events at Delaware Seashore State Park. […]


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events

Debraak Tours Attendance Increased by 38% in 2013; New Tours Scheduled for 2014

Written on: November 22nd, 2013 in EventsMuseumsNews

Public interest continues for British warship that sank off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798.


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First State Heritage Park 18th Century Market Fair Photo Contest

Written on: October 29th, 2013 in EventsHistoric SitesMultimediaMuseumsNews

Participate in First State Heritage Park’s 18th Century Market Fair Flickr Photo Contest in Eight Easy Steps:     STEP 1 Experience history and capture some memories at the First State Heritage Park 18th Century Market Fair on November 2, 2013!   STEP 2 Join the Photo Contest group on Flickr.  * Make sure you […]


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Division Welcomes Five New Historic-site Interpreters

Written on: October 28th, 2013 in MuseumsNews

Working at the state’s museums, these employees help bring Delaware history to life.


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archaeology

South African Winery Rekindles Historic 18th Century Connection to Delaware

Written on: September 20th, 2013 in ArchaeologyHistoric SitesMuseumsNewsPreservation

Bottle fragments from Lewes, Del.’s Roosevelt Inlet Shipwreck traced to the venerable wine estate.


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exhibits

Division helped create exhibit on African American faith experiences in Delaware

Written on: August 23rd, 2013 in ExhibitsMuseumsNews

EXHIBIT CLOSED on June 14, 2014.


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events

Coming Up – Volunteer Open House and Ice Cream Social

Written on: August 19th, 2013 in EventsMuseumsVolunteerism


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