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Site of purported African-American cemetery discovered near Frankford

Written on: February 18th, 2019 in ArchaeologyNews

Development slated for nearby property.


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Archaeologist John W. Martin joins State Historic Preservation Office staff

Written on: February 14th, 2019 in ArchaeologyNewsPreservation

New employee has 39 years of experience in archaeology and historic preservation.


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Craig Lukezic to leave division employment

Written on: December 14th, 2018 in ArchaeologyNews

Archaeologist headed to new job at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland.


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State of Delaware to acquire historic property at Cooch’s Bridge, the site of the state’s only Revolutionary War battle

Written on: December 12th, 2018 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to administer the home and surrounding property at the heart of the site.


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Division seeks applicants for project review archaeologist

Written on: November 7th, 2018 in ArchaeologyNewsPreservation

Position in the division’s State Historic Preservation Office assists in the stewardship and protection of the state’s archaeological resources. Deadline: Nov. 19, 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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Division mourns the loss of archaeologist Joan Parsons

Written on: June 12th, 2018 in ArchaeologyNewsPreservation

Longtime leader in Delaware’s archaeological community passed away on June 3, 2018.


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African-American History Month programs among 18 special events at division museums during February 2018

Written on: January 25th, 2018 in ArchaeologyEventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Highlights include programs on African-American life at the John Dickinson Plantation in the 18th century, the evolution of black recorded music and African-American archaeology in Delaware.


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Archaeological discovery writes new chapter in Delaware’s early colonial history

Written on: December 13th, 2017 in ArchaeologyNews

Findings shed light on 11 burials dating to the late 1600s including three people of African descent.


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Delaware Historic Cemetery Preservation Workshop to take place on Oct. 21, 2017

Written on: October 4th, 2017 in EventsNewsPreservation

Event features a day of expert presentations providing practical advice for those concerned with the preservation and maintenance of historic burial places in the First State.


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