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Division’s exhibit of World War II photographs at Middletown Historical Society closed on July 21, 2017

Exhibit, which closed on July 21, 2017, featured photographs taken by Dover, Del. native William D. Willis from 1943 to 1945.




History abounds near Delaware’s beaches

A wealth of historic sites are open for visitation.




‘Lost Off Lewes: The British Warship DeBraak’

Tours explore the surviving hull section of this 18th-century shipwreck.




Johnson Victrola Museum closed from June 6 to 30, 2016

Museum will re-open on July 1, 2016 after completion of construction activities.




Quilt Documentation Day to take place at Lewes Presbyterian Church on April 30, 2016

Project is designed to record the rich tradition of quilt-making in the state of Delaware and to help preserve its legacy for future generations.




The Life and Love of Ethel Canby Peets

Written by Amanda Svehla When I began my internship with the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs, I was not quite sure what to expect. Certainly, I knew that I would be handling objects, but I was not prepared for the intimate journey I was about to embark on through personal research. I walked […]




‘Wine and Spirits in Delaware: Producing, Preserving, and Presenting’ exhibit closed on Jan. 28, 2017

EXHIBIT CLOSED on Jan. 28, 2017.




Division releases 2015 annual report

Report tells the agency’s 2015 story as seen through the accomplishments of its employees and volunteers.




Division World War II photographic exhibit at Seaford Museum closed on May 31, 2016

EXHIBIT CLOSED on May 31, 2016




World War II Mission Symbols

Fourth in a series of articles exploring the subjects of images from the state’s William D. Willis World War II Photographic Collection.