“Queenstown and the Early Colonial Delmarva: An Archaeological and Historical Symposium” at the New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 13, 2018
Event will include scholarly presentations on My Lord’s Gift, a 17th century archaeological site in Queenstown, Md.; and the Coleman Farm, Reedy Island and Fort Casimir sites in Delaware.
Closing date: Oct. 10, 2018
Program seeks to identify the uniqueness of the Colonial cultures in the Delaware Valley in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Town commons was laid out by the Dutch in the 1650s.
2016 Bamberger Historic Preservation Award recognizes improvements to four state-owned historic properties in New Castle.
State invested $350,000 for projects at the New Castle Court House Museum, Arsenal, Academy and Green.
Additions made to volunteer-services, horticulture and site-management teams and at the Buena Vista Conference Center.
Deadline for submission of abstracts: April 22, 2016.
Public scoping-meeting to take place on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 at the New Castle Court House Museum.
Additions made to the Buena Vista Conference Center, Preservation and Site Management teams.