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museums

Join the division’s Volunteer Program and make a difference in Delaware history

Written on: March 23rd, 2017 in MuseumsNewsVolunteerism

By Bridget Wallace, volunteer services coordinator, Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.


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news

Division staff members lend a hand at the Delaware Veterans Home

Written on: October 26th, 2016 in NewsVolunteerism

Seventeen individuals volunteered their services in September 2016.


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collections

Carolyn Apple receives a Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Award

Written on: October 26th, 2016 in CollectionsNewsVolunteerism

Division volunteer honored for her efforts in saving the William D. Willis World War II Photographic Collection.


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exhibits

Division’s exhibit of World War II photographs at Middletown Historical Society closed on July 21, 2017

Written on: August 24th, 2016 in ExhibitsNewsVolunteerism

Exhibit, which closed on July 21, 2017, featured photographs taken by Dover, Del. native William D. Willis from 1943 to 1945.


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horticulture

Division staff news

Written on: April 20th, 2016 in HorticultureMuseumsNewsVolunteerism

Additions made to volunteer-services, horticulture and site-management teams and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.


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education

The Life and Love of Ethel Canby Peets

Written on: April 15th, 2016 in EducationNewsVolunteerism

Written by Amanda Svehla When I began my internship with the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs, I was not quite sure what to expect. Certainly, I knew that I would be handling objects, but I was not prepared for the intimate journey I was about to embark on through personal research. I walked […]


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news

Hats off to the staff, volunteers, partners and friends of the Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs!

Written on: December 29th, 2015 in NewsPreservationVolunteerism

Dec. 14, 2015 event recognized people who made a difference in 2015.


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museums

Johnson Victrola Museum volunteers are recipients of Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Awards

Written on: October 26th, 2015 in MuseumsNewsVolunteerism

Five volunteers have contributed more than 3,000 hours of service to the museum.


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news

Division honors employees and volunteers at all-staff meeting

Written on: September 24th, 2015 in NewsVolunteerism

Agency celebrates its achievements and the people who helped make them possible.


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exhibits

World War II Mission Symbols

Written on: September 3rd, 2015 in ExhibitsNewsVolunteerism

Fourth in a series of articles exploring the subjects of images from the state’s William D. Willis World War II Photographic Collection.


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