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Display of sculpture by Charles Parks at the New Castle Court House Museum

Written on: November 27th, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Display of works by the noted Wilmington artist featuring historical and political figures including a Minute Man, and presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and George W. Bush.


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“The Old State House: A True Restoration 1976-2016” display now on view

Written on: November 27th, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Display explores preservation work that has been conducted since Delaware’s first permanent capitol building in Dover was restored to its original appearance in 1976.


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“The Path to Freedom: A History of the Underground Railroad in Delaware” display at the New Castle Court House Museum

Written on: November 20th, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Display explores Delaware’s role in the clandestine network that transported American slaves to freedom including the true journey of the Hawkins family from bondage in Maryland, through Delaware, to freedom in Pennsylvania.


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“When Janie Comes Marching Home: Women’s Fight to Serve” display at Legislative Hall

Written on: November 20th, 2018 in News

Display explores the participation of women in America’s armed conflicts and their struggle to be allowed to serve in the nation’s military forces.


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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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