Series highlights important parts of Black history in Delaware, and pioneering African American artists of rhythm and blues, soul, and rock and roll music.
Museum honored for its project “Search, Discovery, and Interpretation of the African Burial Ground at the John Dickinson Plantation.”
Did you know that Delaware is in a relatively unique position when it comes to the Mason-Dixon line? Read on to find out more.
How the work of the division’s Race and Equity Committee informs the practice of history.
18th century trades, true crime in song and walking tours of a historic cemetery among programs/topics to be explored.
John Dickinson Plantation burial ground for enslaved men, women and children, and for free African Americans who died on the site, to be preserved and interpreted.
Series provides a historical context to understand the complex and often difficult role that race has played in the history of the United States and the state of Delaware.
Both museums now open Tuesday through Saturday.
Video explores anti-slavery activity in Delaware in the late-18th century and the subsequent passage of repressive legislation targeting free Blacks in the 19th century.
Dignity of those interred must be respected.