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Gov. Markell pardons Underground Railroad conductor Samuel D. Burris

Delaware man was convicted on Nov. 2, 1847 of aiding slaves escaping from their owners.




Progress report on improvements to state-owned historic properties in New Castle

State is investing $350,000 for projects at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.




Division launches on-line calendar of events

Calendar provides comprehensive, long-term listings of programs taking place at the division’s five museums, and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.




Take a seaside vacation—and see where Delaware’s modern history began

Delaware’s Atlantic Ocean resorts offer a wide variety of historical attractions including Swanendael, the site of Delaware’s first European settlement.




National park interpretive signs unveiled on Dover Green

Signs tell the story of The Green’s role in Delaware history.




Dover receives Certified Local Government status

Designation encourages successful preservation programs and practices in Delaware’s capital city.




Former president of Ghana visits John Dickinson Plantation

Leader in Dover to deliver Delaware State University commencement address.




Division to begin improvements to state-owned historic properties in New Castle

State to invest $350,000 for improvements at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.




First State National Historical Park to be created

Legislation passed in Congress in December 2014; awaiting President Obama’s signature.





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