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“Drawing America to Victory: The Persuasive Power of the Arts in World War I”

Written on: March 24th, 2017 in CollectionsExhibitsMultimediaNews

Online exhibit revolves around 27 World War I posters from the collections of the State of Delaware.


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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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Division’s exhibit of World War II photographs moves to the Middletown Historical Society

Written on: August 24th, 2016 in ExhibitsNewsVolunteerism

Exhibit features photographs taken by Dover, Del. native William D. Willis from 1943 to 1945.


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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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“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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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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Quilt Documentation Day to take place at Lewes Presbyterian Church on April 30, 2016

Written on: April 18th, 2016 in CollectionsEventsNews

Project is designed to record the rich tradition of quilt-making in the state of Delaware and to help preserve its legacy for future generations.


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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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“Wine and Spirits in Delaware: Producing, Preserving, and Presenting”

Written on: March 23rd, 2016 in ExhibitsMuseumsNews

EXHIBIT CLOSED on Jan. 28, 2017.


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Division releases 2015 annual report

Written on: February 2nd, 2016 in News

Report tells the agency’s 2015 story as seen through the accomplishments of its employees and volunteers.


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