Exhibit examines the 17th-century struggle for control of New Castle, Del. by the Dutch, Swedes and English.
“Thunder Over Dover” is a free, two-day event that will feature aerial demonstrations, displays of current and historical aircraft, and more.
Exhibit supported by the National Park Service’s National Maritime Heritage Grant Program.
Collection includes more than 200 works depicting many of the state’s most notable public figures.
Dickinson family members, tenant farmers, tradesmen, free Blacks, indentured servants and enslaved individuals are featured.
New Castle Court House Museum, the Johnson Victrola Museum, The Old State House, the John Dickinson Plantation and the Zwaanendael Museum closed for the holiday.
Online exhibit revolves around 27 World War I posters from the collections of the State of Delaware.
Exhibit featured the works of Orville Houghton Peets and his wife Ethel Canby Peets.
Holiday display through December 2016 features preserved flowers, fruit, evergreen branches and other plant material.
Exhibit, which closed on July 21, 2017, featured photographs taken by Dover, Del. native William D. Willis from 1943 to 1945.