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“All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad”

Written on: August 15th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Three-day series of programs explores the importance of railroads to America’s economy and way of life, and their impact on Delaware.


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“The Empty Glass: Sherlock Holmes Comes to Dover” to be presented at The 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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PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed new regulations pertaining to the Delaware Historic Preservation Tax Credit program

Written on: August 1st, 2018 in NewsPreservation

New regulations pertaining to the Delaware Historic Preservation Tax Credit program have been proposed.


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One-teacher Millsboro schoolhouse listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Written on: July 31st, 2018 in NewsPreservation

Built in 1897, the Godwin School once educated up to 30 students per year.


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Three new employees join the division

Written on: July 24th, 2018 in News

New staff at the Zwaanendael Museum and on the Preservation Maintenance Team


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Adventure film “Jumanji” to be featured at Buena Vista Movie Night on the Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018

Written on: July 23rd, 2018 in EventsNews

In addition to the film, this free outdoor, family-fun event includes activities, music and food.


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Division to sponsor 12 special events during August 2018

Written on: July 18th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Film screenings, and programs on Sherlock Holmes, George M. Cohan and Irving Berlin to be featured.


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Division welcomes social-media intern

Written on: July 16th, 2018 in News

Emmitt Best is working to engage residents and visitors in Delaware history.


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Division seeks applicants for executive housekeeper position at Buena Vista

Written on: July 11th, 2018 in Historic SitesNews

Position is responsible for directing the daily operations of housekeeping services at this state-run conference and event center. Closing date: July 17, 2018.


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“An Immigrant Story: Crossing the Atlantic in a 17th Century Sailing Ship” at the New Castle Court House Museum on July 18, 2018

Written on: July 11th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Program explores what life would be like for a two-month crossing of the Atlantic Ocean from Europe to the New World.


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