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.
Written on: December 20th, 2017 in Uncategorized
Highlights include activities celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and programs on E.R. Johnson’s yacht, the Caroline, and buccaneers in the Delaware Bay.
Event cancelled due to inclement weather.
Eight holiday-themed activities among the programs to be offered.
Website and public programs celebrate Dickinson’s pivotal role in setting the stage for the American Revolution.
Dutch-American Heritage Day commemorates Nov. 16, 1776, the date when the Netherlands became the first nation to recognize the newly independent United States.
Beginning in 1911, the company promoted the use of the phonograph for music-appreciation lessons for students in kindergarten through college.
18th Century Market Fair, candle making and music of World War I among the events to be presented.
Activities will include tours of the home, games and crafts.
“Who Did In the Delaware Ducks?” and “Mysteries of History” to be featured