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Division to sponsor 11 special events during November 2018

Written on: October 22nd, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Changes to American society in the early 20th century, grave sites of notable New Castle veterans and candle-making among topics to be explored.


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Public presentation of First State National Historical Park’s Historic Resource Study on Oct. 25, 2018

Written on: October 19th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Study will help the park plan for the future.


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Delaware State Review Board for Historic Preservation to meet on Oct. 24, 2018

Written on: October 11th, 2018 in NewsPreservationUncategorized

Meeting will include review of nominations to the National Register of Historic Places for the Taylors Bridge School in New Castle County and the Richard Allen School in Georgetown.


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“Across the Ages to the Edge of the Sea” lecture series at the Zwaanendael Museum in 2018-2019

Written on: October 10th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Series explores the history of the Lewes, Del. area from the 17th to the 20th centuries.


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Small Grants available from Delaware Preservation Fund

Written on: October 10th, 2018 in NewsPreservation

Program supports preservation activities at historic properties. Deadline: Dec. 14, 2018.


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“Queenstown and the Early Colonial Delmarva: An Archaeological and Historical Symposium” at the New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 13, 2018

Written on: October 3rd, 2018 in ArchaeologyEventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Event will include scholarly presentations on My Lord’s Gift, a 17th century archaeological site in Queenstown, Md.; and the Coleman Farm, Reedy Island and Fort Casimir sites in Delaware.


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New Castle Court House Museum seeks historic-site interpreter

Written on: October 3rd, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Closing date: Oct. 10, 2018


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Battle of the Chesapeake program at The Old State House on Oct. 13, 2018

Written on: October 2nd, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Naval engagement played a decisive role in America’s victory in its struggle for independence from Great Britain.


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“William Penn Day” at the New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 27, 2018

Written on: September 24th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Event commemorates the 336th anniversary Penn’s Oct. 27, 1682 disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.


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Division to sponsor 16 special events during October 2018

Written on: September 21st, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Early 1900s music education, the life of Delaware patriot Caesar Rodney and walking tours of St. Peter’s cemetery in Lewes among topics to be explored.


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