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Division to sponsor seven special events during May 2018

Written on: April 24th, 2018 in EventsMuseums

Highlights include Dover Days programs, A Day in Old New Castle and “A Sailor’s Life for Me,” the Zwaanendael Museum’s 7th Annual Maritime Celebration.


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“Blood Diamond: The Murder of Ebe Lynch” at Lewes, Del.’s Zwaanendael Museum on April 21, 2018

Written on: April 12th, 2018 in EventsMuseums

Theatrical murder-mystery based on an actual incident that took place in 1916 in Lewes.


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The man who talked to birds

Written on: April 2nd, 2018 in CollectionsMuseums

Charles Kellogg was a conservationist and Victor recording artist.


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Gov. Carney signs Abandoned Cultural Property Act

Written on: March 28th, 2018 in CollectionsMuseums

Law allows Delaware museums to establish title to property that has been donated or left with them after a loan period has terminated and the lender could not be found.


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Division to sponsor 16 special events during April 2018

Written on: March 23rd, 2018 in EventsMuseums

Highlights include programs on Delaware’s Dutch heritage, Buena Vista’s First Annual Spring Open House and The Old State House’s Coffee-Hour Lecture Series.


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State Sen. Nicole Poore visits the New Castle Court House Museum to celebrate accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums

Written on: March 22nd, 2018 in Museums

Accreditation is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.


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State Sen. Lopez visits the Zwaanendael Museum to celebrate accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums

Written on: March 8th, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Accreditation is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.


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Zwaanendael Museum seeks historic-site interpreter

Written on: March 6th, 2018 in Museums

Application closing date: March 12, 2018


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A woman of the ’20s

Written on: February 22nd, 2018 in Museums

Article explores four outstanding female singers from the decade of the “New Woman.”


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National Women’s History Month events among 16 special programs at division museums during March 2018

Written on: February 22nd, 2018 in EventsMuseums

Activities honor and celebrate women’s lives and historic achievements.


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