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Division to sponsor 19 special events during July 2018

Written on: June 21st, 2018 in EventsMuseumsNews

Programs on quill-pen writing, 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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Delaware’s Chautauqua tent shows move to September during 2018

Written on: May 15th, 2018 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

“All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad” to take place from Sept. 13 to 15, 2018. #netde #delawarehistory #beaches #activities #events #historic_sites


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Division to replace New Castle Academy roof

Written on: March 28th, 2018 in Preservation

Improvements slated to begin in the spring of 2018.


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State Sen. Nicole Poore visits the New Castle Court House Museum to celebrate accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums

Written on: March 22nd, 2018 in Museums

Accreditation is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.


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Division releases 2017 annual report

Written on: January 30th, 2018 in MuseumsNewsPreservation

Report illustrates the programs and services that led to the division’s accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums.


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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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