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Division to sponsor 11 special events during November 2018

Written on: October 22nd, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Changes to American society in the early 20th century, grave sites of notable New Castle veterans, and candle-making among topics to be explored.


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Public presentation of First State National Historical Park’s Historic Resource Study on Oct. 25, 2018

Written on: October 19th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Study will help the park plan for the future.


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“Queenstown and the Early Colonial Delmarva: An Archaeological and Historical Symposium” at the New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 13, 2018

Written on: October 3rd, 2018 in ArchaeologyEventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Event will include scholarly presentations on My Lord’s Gift, a 17th century archaeological site in Queenstown, Md.; and the Coleman Farm, Reedy Island and Fort Casimir sites in Delaware.


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Battle of the Chesapeake program at The Old State House on Oct. 13, 2018

Written on: October 2nd, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Naval engagement played a decisive role in America’s victory in its struggle for independence from Great Britain.


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“William Penn Day” at the New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 27, 2018

Written on: September 24th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Event commemorates the 336th anniversary Penn’s Oct. 27, 1682 disembarkment at New Castle, his first landing in the New World.


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Division to sponsor 16 special events during October 2018

Written on: September 21st, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Early 1900s music education, the life of Delaware patriot Caesar Rodney and walking tours of St. Peter’s cemetery in Lewes among topics to be explored.


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“18th Century Trades Day” at the John Dickinson Plantation on Oct. 13, 2018

Written on: September 19th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Explore Colonial-era job opportunities at the home of the “Penman of the Revolution.”


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Division to sponsor 21 special events during September 2018

Written on: August 22nd, 2018 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Native-American programming, Chautauqua shows and surviving the London Blitz among activities to be presented.


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“First People of the First State”: Programs featuring the Lenapé Indian Tribe of Delaware throughout September 2018

Written on: August 21st, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Eleven Lenapé-themed programs to be presented at three downtown Dover locations.


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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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