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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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New Book, Wilmington: Preservation and Progress, Available at the Division’s Online History Store

Written on: January 24th, 2014 in NewsPreservation

Book provides a photographic history of the architecture of Wilmington, Del.’s business district between 1984 and today.


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Emergency Undertakings Shed Light on Delaware’s Historic Dikes

Written on: January 24th, 2014 in ArchaeologyHistoric SitesNewsPreservation

Article on the need for rehabilitation of the dikes in and around the City of New Castle, Del.


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education

12th Annual Delaware Day Competition Winners Announced

Written on: December 17th, 2013 in EducationNews

Program encourages students to study the U.S. Constitution.


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History Was Made Here: Belmont Hall

Written on: November 25th, 2013 in EventsHistoric SitesNews

A spotlight on the historic Smyrna home of Delaware patriot Thomas Collins.


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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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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

Division Archaeologist to Speak at International Meeting in the Netherlands

Written on: October 25th, 2013 in ArchaeologyNews

Craig Lukezic to discuss Fort Casimir, established by the Dutch in 1651 in what is now New Castle, Del.


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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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