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Division to sponsor 12 special events during August 2018

Written on: July 18th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Film screenings, and programs on Sherlock Holmes, George M. Cohan and Irving Berlin to be featured.

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“An Immigrant Story: Crossing the Atlantic in a 17th Century Sailing Ship” at the New Castle Court House Museum on July 18, 2018

Written on: July 11th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Program explores what life would be like for a two-month crossing of the Atlantic Ocean from Europe to the New World.

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Division to sponsor 19 special events during July 2018

Written on: June 21st, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Programs on Independence Day, Alexander Hamilton and a murder mystery to be featured.

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Newly published book explores the life and legacy of Delaware statesman John Dickinson

Written on: June 11th, 2018 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Publication a joint effort of the Friends of the John Dickinson Mansion, the Delaware Department of State and the Delaware Heritage Commission.

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Fort Christina offers a historical destination this summer

Written on: June 1st, 2018 in EventsNews

Partner site of the First State National Historical Park to host summer 2018 events

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Gov. Carney to speak at John Dickinson Plantation on June 12, 2018

Written on: May 31st, 2018 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Gov. Carney will be the featured speaker for the annual meeting of the Friends of the John Dickinson Mansion.

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“Change of Command” among 11 division-sponsored events in June 2018

Written on: May 23rd, 2018 in EventsNews

Programs on Delaware heroes of the War of 1812, dyeing fabrics 18th-century style, and Separation Day in New Castle to be featured.

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Department of State volunteers help with spring cleanup at the John Dickinson Plantation

Written on: May 1st, 2018 in Volunteerism

Activities conducted in support of National Volunteer Week.

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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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Division to sponsor seven special events during January 2018

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.

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