Pages Tagged With: "Preservation"

New Castle County to hold virtual public meeting on historic preservation on June 8, 2020

Approaches to historic preservation, including legislation and community-based efforts, to be discussed.




‘Historic Landscapes—Recognizing and Eradicating Invasive Plants’

Preservation Delaware to hold online workshop on June 3, 2020.




Historic preservation loses champion

Eldon du Pont Homsey remembered for many years of service.




Newsletter

Saving Delaware History, the newsletter of the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs, is a digest of history- and preservation-related articles, calendar of events and related press coverage. Distilled from content published in the division’s blog, social media, webpage and press releases, the newsletter is designed to stimulate public interest in the division’s museums, […]




Two additional Delaware properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places

The Florence and Isaac Budovitch House, and the Newark Union Church and Cemetery, are both located in New Castle County north of Wilmington.




Grants available from the National Fund for Sacred Places

Grants support rehabilitation work on historic houses of worship.




Division welcomes archaeologist Stephanie Soder

New hire serves as a cultural preservation specialist based at the division’s main office in Dover.




Division releases 2019 annual report

Report illustrates how the agency is preserving and protecting Delaware’s cultural legacies for future generations.




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

Deadline: Feb. 15, 2020




Parker’s Dairy Palace listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Vintage 1950s-era ice cream stand still dishing up soft serve.