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America’s Heavy Hitter—The B-17 Flying Fortress

Written on: August 11th, 2015 in ExhibitsNewsVolunteerism

Third in a series of articles exploring the subjects of images from the state’s William D. Willis World War II Photographic Collection.


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Take a seaside vacation—and see where Delaware’s modern history began

Written on: June 18th, 2015 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Delaware’s Atlantic Ocean resorts offer a wide variety of historical attractions including Swanendael, the site of Delaware’s first European settlement.


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First State National Historical Park to be created

Written on: December 19th, 2014 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Legislation passed in Congress in December 2014; awaiting President Obama’s signature.


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“An Illegal Activity: The Underground Railroad in Delaware” exhibit closed on Dec. 7, 2014

Written on: November 13th, 2014 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

EXHIBIT CLOSED on Dec. 7, 2014.


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Oliver Berliner, grandson of the inventor of the phonograph, to speak at the Johnson Victrola Museum

Written on: September 29th, 2014 in EventsMuseumsNews

Oct. 4, 2014 program to focus on one of the pioneers in the music industry: Emile Berliner.


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“Stealing Freedom Along the Mason Dixon Line: The Story of Elkton Slave Catcher and Kidnapper Thomas McCreary”

Written on: September 23rd, 2014 in EventsNews

Underground Railroad Coalition of Delaware lecture to take place on Oct. 27, 2014.


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“The Civil Rights Movement in Delaware: Its History—Its Legacy”

Written on: September 19th, 2014 in EventsNews

Symposium to take place in Dover on Oct. 2 and 3, 2014.


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“Emeline Hawkins: Her Journey from Slavery to Freedom on the Underground Railroad” exhibit closed on July 23, 2017

Written on: September 16th, 2014 in ExhibitsMuseumsNews

Exhibit closed on July 23, 2017


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“Simple Machines” exhibit at the John Dickinson Plantation

Written on: September 11th, 2014 in ExhibitsMuseumsNews

Exhibit focuses on the six simple machines (inclined plane, screw, wedge, pulley, lever, and wheel and axle) that constitute the elementary building blocks of which many more-complicated machines are composed.


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Exhibit “Delaware and the War of 1812” closed on March 19, 2016

Written on: September 10th, 2014 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

EXHIBIT CLOSED March 19, 2016.


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