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Date Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Humanities-based organizations eligible for up to $10,000; applications accepted from May 1 to 15, 2020.

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Date Posted: Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

Historical and Cultural Affairs, the newsletter of the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs, is a digest of history- and preservation-related articles, calendar of events and related press coverage. Distilled from content published in the division’s blog, social media, webpage and press releases, the newsletter is designed to stimulate public interest in the division’s […]

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Date Posted: Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

The Florence and Isaac Budovitch House, and the Newark Union Church and Cemetery, are both located in New Castle County north of Wilmington.

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Date Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2020

Museums and historic sites are among the organizations eligible for support.

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Date Posted: Friday, January 10th, 2020

Avery’s Rest contains archaeological evidence of 17th century and early 18th century colonial occupation. The due date for submission of proposals has been extended to 4 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020.

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Date Posted: Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

Photographic chronicle of events during December 2019 sponsored by the division and its partnering organizations.

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Date Posted: Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Highlights include a program on William Penn’s role in the founding of Dover, activities celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day and a concert by CoroAllegro.

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Date Posted: Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Gen. George Washington and the high command of the Continental Army held a council of war here on Sept. 6, 1777.

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Date Posted: Friday, October 18th, 2019

Vintage 1950s-era ice cream stand still dishing up soft serve.

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Date Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2019

On Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at 1:30 p.m., The Old State House, located at 25 The Green in Dover, Del., will offer a multi-media presentation by historic-site interpreter Tom Welch on the Battle of the Chesapeake, a decisive naval engagement of the American Revolutionary War in which a French fleet under Adm. de Grasse paved […]

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