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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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History was made here: Cooch-Dayett Mills

Written on: September 25th, 2014 in EventsHistoric SitesNews

Historic Newark mill was built in the 1830s.


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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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“A Seaborne Citizenry: The DeBraak and Its Atlantic World” exhibit at the Zwaanendael Museum

Written on: September 10th, 2014 in ArchaeologyEventsExhibitsMuseumsNewsPreservation

Exhibit explores His Majesty’s Sloop of War DeBraak, a British warship that was capsized and lost off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798.


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

Written on: August 26th, 2014 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

EXHIBIT CLOSED Dec. 7, 2014.


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History was made here: Fenwick Island Lighthouse

Written on: July 23rd, 2014 in EventsHistoric SitesNews

Iconic Sussex County structure helped guide mariners for more than 100 years.


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DSU students to present history activities for the public at four Delaware museums

Written on: July 22nd, 2014 in EventsMuseumsNews

Aug. 2, 2014 activities to offer fresh perspectives on Delaware history.


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