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Delaware Railroads: Elegant Travel and Timely Transport A Seaborne Citizenry: The DeBraak and Its Atlantic World The Zwaanendael Merman

Zwaanendael Museum History

The Zwaanendael Museum is a showcase for Lewes-area maritime, military, and social history. Modeled after the town hall in Hoorn, the Netherlands, the museum commemorates the founding of Delaware’s first European settlement by the Dutch in 1631. Swanendael Settlement The following text is taken from the interpretive panel of the de Vries Monument located on […]