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“Over There and Back Again!” program at Dover, Del.’s Old State House on Nov. 11, 2018

Written on: November 1st, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Lead historic-site-interpreter Gavin Malone will portray a World War I veteran discussing the differences in American society between the 1910s and the early 1920s.


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Federal fiscal year 2018 review: Three Delaware properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Written on: October 29th, 2018 in NewsPreservation

By Madeline Dunn, Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ historian and National Register of Historic Places coordinator


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CANCELLED: “Governor’s Halloween Family Fun Fest” at Woodburn: The Governor’s Residence on Oct. 27, 2018

Written on: October 26th, 2018 in EventsNews

Event cancelled due to anticipated heavy rain and wind.


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CANCELLED: “Lantern Tours of the Plantation” at the John Dickinson Plantation on Oct. 26, 2018

Written on: October 25th, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNewsUncategorized

Program cancelled based on anticipated heavy rain and wind.


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Recent capital improvement projects at the Buena Vista conference center

Written on: October 24th, 2018 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Part of a master planning process designed to safeguard the property’s historical integrity and improve visitors’ experiences.


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Laura Coderre joins staff of the Buena Vista conference center

Written on: October 23rd, 2018 in News

Responsibilities include care and maintenance of this historic 1847 property.


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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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New Castle Court House Museum seeks historic-site interpreter

Written on: October 3rd, 2018 in MuseumsNews

Closing date: Oct. 10, 2018


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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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