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Presidents Day program on George Washington’s 110 rules of civility at The Old State House on Feb. 17, 2019

Written on: February 8th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Program explores Washington’s 110 Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior and discusses how they were practiced by subsequent American presidents together with their relevance to contemporary American politics.


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Division seeks maintenance/trades mechanic and historic-site interpreter

Written on: January 29th, 2019 in News

Application deadlines are Feb. 8 and Feb. 12, 2019, respectively.


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Division releases 2018 annual report

Written on: January 28th, 2019 in MuseumsNewsPreservation

Report illustrates the efforts that the agency has undertaken in 2018 to build a solid infrastructure that will preserve and protect Delaware’s irreplaceable cultural legacies for future generations.


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African American History Month programs among 13 special events at division museums during February 2019

Written on: January 24th, 2019 in EventsMuseumsNews

Highlights include programs on the Underground Railroad, Black recording artists and record labels from the early 20th century, and First African Baptist Church cemeteries in Philadelphia.


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Division notes passing of Collections Committee member Joe Gates

Written on: December 20th, 2018 in NewsVolunteerism

Social-studies teacher, principal, librarian and collector helped bring history alive.


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End-of-year meeting honors division employees and volunteers

Written on: December 19th, 2018 in NewsVolunteerism

Event celebrated the agency’s 2018 achievements.


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Division to sponsor seven special events during January 2019

Written on: December 19th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, early jazz and the Avery’s Rest archaeological site.


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education

Seventeenth annual Delaware Day competition winners announced

Written on: December 18th, 2018 in EducationNews

Program encourages students to study the U.S. Constitution and Delaware’s role in its creation.


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Museums of the State of Delaware 2018–2019 winter-holiday schedule

Written on: December 18th, 2018 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Enjoy the season and learn about the First State’s many contributions to the history and culture of the United States.


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archaeology

Craig Lukezic to leave division employment

Written on: December 14th, 2018 in ArchaeologyNews

Archaeologist headed to new job at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland.


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