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Programs “from the dark side” to be featured at the New Castle Court House Museum in October 2017

Written on: October 9th, 2017 in EventsMuseumsNews

“William Penn Day” plus readings and historical theater to be featured.


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“18th Century Trades Day” and evening lantern tours to be featured at John Dickinson Plantation in October 2017

Written on: October 9th, 2017 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Activities feature two special programs that explore 18th-century trades and pastimes that might have taken place at the property during the lifetime of the “Penman of the Revolution.”


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Division to sponsor 19 special events during October 2017

Written on: September 20th, 2017 in EventsExhibitsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Halloween programs, 18th century trades and William Penn Day among the events to be presented.


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Ceremony marks opening of “New Castle: Three Forts, One Community” exhibit

Written on: September 15th, 2017 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.


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Pencader Heritage Museum hosts ceremonial return of British flag

Written on: September 14th, 2017 in Historic SitesMuseumsNews

Union Jack once flew over HMS Sheffield, a guided-missile destroyer that was later sunk in the 1982 Falklands War.


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“Global to Local: International Events and the First State” series at the Zwaanendael Museum through March 24, 2018

Written on: September 7th, 2017 in EventsExhibitsMuseumsNews

Series explores how world events have impacted Delaware’s history.


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EVENT CHANGE OF VENUE: “First People of the First State: 12,000 Years, 300 Years and One Year” program on Sept. 2, 2017 moved indoors due to inclement weather

Written on: August 31st, 2017 in EventsMuseumsNews

Sept. 2, 2017 event moved from outdoors on the Dover Green to indoors at The Old State House.


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Victor’s “Indian Melodies” recordings

Written on: August 25th, 2017 in MuseumsNews

Company played a major role in recording Native-American-inspired music.


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Native-American heritage to be spotlighted at division museums during September 2017

Written on: August 24th, 2017 in EventsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Programs on Delaware’s Lenape and Nanticoke Indian tribes to be featured.


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“New Castle: Three Forts, One Community” exhibit at the New Castle Court House Museum

Written on: August 22nd, 2017 in EventsExhibitsHistoric SitesMuseumsNews

Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.


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