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Division mourns the loss of former Zwaanendael Museum site interpreter Joe Caputo

Employee known for his ability to make history fun.




Zwaanendael Museum welcomes two new historic-site interpreters

Devon Filicicchia and Patrick Ruhl are helping the museum bring to life the Lewes-area’s maritime, military and social history.




African American History Month programs among 14 events sponsored by the division during February 2020

Highlights include programs on black leaders in the Women’s Suffrage Movement, African Americans on the Eastern Shore and screenings of the three-part “American Epic” which explores how the ordinary people of America were given the opportunity to make records for the first time.




History organizations urged to complete national visitation survey

American Association for State and Local History seeks data for 2020 report; 2019 version now available




Consulting services sought to conduct historical research on Avery’s Rest

Avery’s Rest contains archaeological evidence of 17th century and early 18th century colonial occupation. Deadline for submission of proposals: Feb. 11, 2020, 4 p.m.




John Dickinson Plantation seeks museum/historic site interpreter

Application deadline: Feb. 2, 2020




A December to remember!

Photographic chronicle of events during December 2019 sponsored by the division and its partnering organizations.




Division seeks next-of-kin for unmarked human remains found in North Murderkill Hundred, Kent County

Deadline: Feb. 15, 2020




Division honors its employees at all-staff event

Dec. 16, 2019 event recognized the division’s 2019 achievements and the people who made them happen.




Division welcomes six new staff members

New employees include a curator of education, a physical plant trades mechanic, an executive housekeeper at Buena Vista, a property manager for the Cooch’s Bridge campus and construction project-managers at agency-managed sites across the state.





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