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museums

Former president of Ghana visits John Dickinson Plantation

Written on: May 21st, 2015 in MuseumsNews

Leader in Dover to deliver Delaware State University commencement address.


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historic-sites

Desiree Williams promoted to site manager of Buena Vista Conference Center

Written on: May 8th, 2015 in Historic SitesNews

One of Delaware’s most historic homes serves as a site for business gatherings and government meetings as well as receptions, parties and celebrations.


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archaeology

The value of volunteering in historic preservation

Written on: April 29th, 2015 in ArchaeologyNewsPreservationVolunteerism

Articles demonstrate the value that volunteers have brought to historic preservation efforts across the nation.


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news

Employees and volunteers recognized at division all-staff meeting

Written on: April 29th, 2015 in News

Agency celebrates its achievements and looks to the future.


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exhibits

Division volunteer saves World War II photo collection

Written on: April 29th, 2015 in ExhibitsNewsVolunteerism

Carolyn Apple of Dover worked for more than 18 months to research and process photos for the collections of the state of Delaware.


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news

Division welcomes seven new employees

Written on: April 29th, 2015 in News

Additions made to horticulture, collections, site management and maintenance teams and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.


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horticulture

Division volunteer Catrena Moore a recipient of a Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Award

Written on: April 27th, 2015 in HorticultureNewsVolunteerism

Dover High School senior worked on the installation of the re-designed garden at Woodburn, the governor’s official residence.


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news

Join the division’s Volunteer Program—you’ll be glad you did!

Written on: April 23rd, 2015 in NewsVolunteerism

By Rachel Wootten, volunteer coordinator, Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.


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news

Ed Gillespie named Delaware Department of State Employee of the Year

Written on: March 26th, 2015 in News

Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ physical-plant maintenance supervisor commended for service above and beyond his required duties.


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historic-sites

Division to begin improvements to state-owned historic properties in New Castle

Written on: March 17th, 2015 in Historic SitesMuseumsNewsPreservation

State to invest $350,000 for improvements at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.


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