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Division welcomes three new staff members

Written on: May 23rd, 2018 in News

New employees in the Business Services Team and at the Buena Vista conference/event center.


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“Change of Command” among 11 division-sponsored events in June 2018

Written on: May 23rd, 2018 in EventsNews

Programs on Delaware heroes of the War of 1812, dyeing fabrics 18th-century style, and Separation Day in New Castle to be featured.


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Delaware’s Chautauqua tent shows move to September during 2018

Written on: May 15th, 2018 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

“All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad” to take place from Sept. 13 to 15, 2018. #netde #delawarehistory #beaches #activities #events #historic_sites


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Zwaanendael Maritime Celebration: “A Sailor’s Life for Me” over the 2018 Memorial Day weekend

Written on: May 10th, 2018 in EventsMuseums

Lewes 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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“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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volunteerism

Department of State volunteers help with spring cleanup at the John Dickinson Plantation

Written on: May 1st, 2018 in Volunteerism

Activities conducted in support of National Volunteer Week.


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museums

Johnson Victrola Museum holds rededication ceremony

Written on: May 1st, 2018 in Museums

April 7, 2018 event celebrated the museum’s 50th anniversary.


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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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preservation

Draft of Delaware’s statewide historic preservation plan available for comment

Written on: April 26th, 2018 in Preservation

Deadline for submission of comments: May 4, 2018.


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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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