Pages Tagged With: "History"

Dover’s Old State House launches coffee-hour lecture series

New series of history lectures to be held during the time period just after people have left work for the day.

Harriet Tubman Day in Delaware proclaimed

Governor Jack Markell has issued a proclamation declaring March 10, 2014 as Harriet Tubman Day in Delaware in commemoration of the 101st anniversary of the death of the noted Underground Railroad conductor.

Division releases 2013 annual report

Document spotlights the significant long-range planning activities that took place during the year.

Brick foundation uncovered next to Dover’s Old State House

Discovery may be the remains of an 1829 armory.

Division Releases Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2015 to 2019

Plan sets new standards in service and stewardship that promise to “Save Delaware History” for future generations.

New Book, Wilmington: Preservation and Progress, Available at the Division’s Online History Store

Book provides a photographic history of the architecture of Wilmington, Del.’s business district between 1984 and today.

Emergency Undertakings Shed Light on Delaware’s Historic Dikes

Article on the need for rehabilitation of the dikes in and around the City of New Castle, Del.

12th Annual Delaware Day Competition Winners Announced

Program encourages students to study the U.S. Constitution.

History was made here: Belmont Hall

A spotlight on the historic Smyrna home of Delaware patriot Thomas Collins.

Debraak Tours Attendance Increased by 38% in 2013; New Tours Scheduled for 2014

Public interest continues for British warship that sank off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798.