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Delaware Senate passes concurrent resolution recognizing the division’s accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums

Accreditation is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.




‘Delaware Railroads: Elegant Travel and Timely Transport’ exhibit at the Zwaanendael Museum

Exhibit explores the history of rail travel and transport in the First State.




100th anniversary of the sinking of the USS Jacob Jones

Destroyer named for Delaware’s Commodore Jacob Jones, a hero of the War of 1812.




Social practices in art

Article explores artist Denis A. Volozan and his portrait of George Washington which hangs in The Old State House.




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

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




Division director Tim Slavin interviewed on museum accreditation

Article published in the American Alliance of Museums newsletter.




Division’s museums and collections awarded national accreditation

Accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums is the highest recognition afforded to museums in the United States.




Portraits of former Gov. and Mrs. Markell added to the State Portrait Collection

Collection includes more than 200 works depicting many of the state’s most notable public figures.




‘Drawing America to Victory: The Persuasive Power of the Arts in World War I’

Online exhibit revolves around 27 World War I posters from the collections of the State of Delaware.




Carolyn Apple receives a Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Award

Division volunteer honored for her efforts in saving the William D. Willis World War II Photographic Collection.