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Division notes passing of its physical-plant maintenance superintendent Ed Gillespie

Written on: February 27th, 2018 in News

Fourteen-year division veteran died on Feb. 15, 2018.


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archaeology

Alice Guerrant retires after 38 years of service

Written on: February 26th, 2018 in ArchaeologyPreservation

Archaeologist served in the Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ State Historic Preservation Office.


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historic-sites

State Rep. Ronald Gray visits the Fenwick Island Lighthouse to celebrate accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums

Written on: February 23rd, 2018 in Historic Sites

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


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museums

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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Division welcomes three new employees

Written on: February 20th, 2018 in News

Recent hires help the division in its efforts to save Delaware history.


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museums

State Sen. Bonini celebrates John Dickinson Plantation accreditation

Written on: February 19th, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.


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Division mourns the loss of Ed Gillespie

Written on: February 16th, 2018 in News

The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs mourns the loss of our colleague and friend, Ed Gillespie. We ask that you keep Ed and his family in your thoughts and prayers.


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historic-sites

State legislators Simpson and Kenton visit Abbott’s Mill to celebrate accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums

Written on: February 15th, 2018 in Historic SitesNews

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


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National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week, March 12–14, 2018

Written on: February 15th, 2018 in NewsPreservation

Annual gathering promotes sound federal preservation policy and programs.


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