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Division to sponsor 16 special events during October 2017

Written on: September 20th, 2017 in EventsExhibitsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Halloween programs, 18th century trades and William Penn Day among the events to be presented.


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Ceremony marks opening of “New Castle: Three Forts, One Community” exhibit

Written on: September 15th, 2017 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.


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Pencader Heritage Museum hosts ceremonial return of British flag

Written on: September 14th, 2017 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Union Jack once flew over HMS Sheffield, a guided-missile destroyer that was later sunk in the 1982 Falklands War.


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EVENT CHANGE OF VENUE: “First People of the First State: 12,000 Years, 300 Years and One Year” program on Sept. 2, 2017 moved indoors due to inclement weather

Written on: August 31st, 2017 in EventsMuseumsNews

Sept. 2, 2017 event moved from outdoors on the Dover Green to indoors at The Old State House.


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Native-American heritage to be spotlighted at division museums during September 2017

Written on: August 24th, 2017 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Programs on Delaware’s Lenape and Nanticoke Indian tribes to be featured.


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“New Castle: Three Forts, One Community” exhibit at the New Castle Court House Museum

Written on: August 22nd, 2017 in EventsExhibitsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.


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Bethany Beach’s Dinker-Irvin Cottage added to the National Register of Historic Places

Written on: July 21st, 2017 in NewsPreservation

Property is one of six remaining cottages constructed in the resort community between 1902 and 1905.


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Division to sponsor 12 special events during August 2017

Written on: July 19th, 2017 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Highlights include programs on inventors in the sound-recording industry, a historic murder mystery and Dr. Who


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DSU students to present fresh perspectives on Delaware history on July 22, 2017

Written on: July 19th, 2017 in EventsMuseumsNews

Free interactive, history-related activities to be presented at four historic sites located in Dover, Del.


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Disney film “Moana” to be featured at Buena Vista Movie Night on the Lawn on Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017

Written on: July 18th, 2017 in EventsHistoric SitesNews

Free outdoor, family-fun night also includes activities, music and food on the grounds of one of Delaware’s most historic estates.


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