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Division gets help for improvements at historic Darley and Hale-Byrnes houses

Written on: December 18th, 2014 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Delmarva Power, state Rep. Dennis E. Williams, the Delaware General Assembly and the Delaware Society for the Preservation of Antiquities thanked for their efforts.


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Arsenal opens as home of the New Castle Historical Society

Written on: November 25th, 2014 in Historic SitesNews

Historic property leased to the historical society by the division.


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horticulture

Woodburn public garden opens

Written on: October 29th, 2014 in HorticultureNewsPreservationVolunteerism

Redesigned gardens at the governor’s Dover residence accomplished through a public/private partnership between the state of Delaware and the non-profit Friends of Woodburn.


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archaeology

Two additional Delaware properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Written on: October 29th, 2014 in ArchaeologyHistoric SitesNewsPreservation

St. Stephen’s Protestant Episcopal Church in Harrington and the Union Wesley Methodist Episcopal Church Complex in Clarksville are the most recent listings.


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Meet the staff of the Buena Vista Conference Center

Written on: October 29th, 2014 in Historic SitesNews

Employees help to make the site “the perfect wedding location.”


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Millsboro’s Burton-Blackstone-Carey Store added to the National Register of Historic Places

Written on: September 29th, 2014 in Historic SitesNewsPreservation

Town’s oldest–known commercial building with intact historic-fabric was built in the 1840s.


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events

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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exhibits

“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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