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“The Empty Glass: Sherlock Holmes Comes to Dover” to be presented at Dover, Del.’s Old State House on Aug. 18, 2018

Written on: August 7th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Holmes and Dr. Watson attempt to solve a grisly murder based on an actual Dover court case.


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“Lost off Lewes: The British warship DeBraak”

Written on: May 8th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsUncategorized

Tours explore the surviving hull section of an 18th-century shipwreck


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Division’s accomplishments and future plans reviewed at all-staff meeting

Written on: April 26th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Meeting gave staff members an opportunity to review recent successes and examine future plans.


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Staff changes

Written on: April 24th, 2018 in Uncategorized

James Scott promoted; Vicki Macklin and Don DeLoach join the agency


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Division to sponsor seven special events during January 2018

Written on: December 20th, 2017 in Uncategorized

Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and programs on E.R. Johnson’s yacht, the Caroline, and buccaneers in the Delaware Bay.


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Online map of National Register-listed properties gets a makeover

Written on: September 21st, 2017 in NewsPreservationUncategorized

Upgrades to the Cultural and Historical Resources Information System (CHRIS) restore access to historic property information and feature new map layers.


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Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” in Lewes, Del. over the 2017 Memorial Day weekend

Written on: April 18th, 2017 in EventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Event provides visitors with an opportunity to experience seafaring lives of adventure, romance, excitement and hardships, and to honor mariners who made the ultimate sacrifice.


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Division to sponsor 18 special events during April 2017

Written on: March 23rd, 2017 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Highlights include the Slave Dwelling Project, America’s Founding Fathers and Mothers, and programs on Delaware’s Dutch heritage.


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National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week, March 14–16, 2017

Written on: February 13th, 2017 in NewsPreservationUncategorized

Annual gathering promotes sound federal preservation policy and programs.


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