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Division notes passing of Curt Stickel, former historic-site interpreter

Written on: September 17th, 2018 in MuseumsNewsUncategorized

Stickel served at The Old State House and the Delaware Archaeology Museum in Dover between 2002 and 2013.


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Division’s accomplishments and future plans reviewed at all-staff meeting

Written on: April 26th, 2018 in Uncategorized

Meeting gave staff members an opportunity to review recent successes and examine future plans.


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Staff changes

Written on: April 24th, 2018 in Uncategorized

James Scott promoted; Vicki Macklin and Don DeLoach join the agency


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Division notes passing of former director John R. Kern

Written on: March 26th, 2018 in Preservation

Historian and preservationist served as the division’s director between 1984 and 1988.


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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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Commemorating the 250th anniversary of John Dickinson’s revolutionary “Letters From a Farmer in Pennsylvania”

Written on: November 9th, 2017 in EventsExhibitsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Website and public programs celebrate Dickinson’s pivotal role in setting the stage for the American Revolution.


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Division celebrates accomplishments and looks to the future during all-staff meeting

Written on: October 12th, 2017 in News

Publicizing the division’s American Alliance of Museums’ accreditation and social-media best practices among topics discussed.


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Division bids farewell to Manny Carrar

Written on: October 12th, 2017 in News

Longtime physical-plant maintenance superintendent retired after 28 years of service.


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Gov. Carney celebrates national accreditation of Delaware’s state-museum system

Written on: October 9th, 2017 in CollectionsMuseumsNews

American Alliance of Museums’ accreditation is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.


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Delaware Historic Cemetery Preservation Workshop to take place on Oct. 21, 2017

Written on: October 4th, 2017 in EventsNewsPreservation

Event features a day of expert presentations providing practical advice for those concerned with the preservation and maintenance of historic burial places in the First State.


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