Five free programs celebrate the invaluable contributions that the Black community has made to the culture and history of the United States. The post History Division Celebrates Black History Month 2022 appeared first on State ....
Oral history initiative designed to gather, memorialize and share stories about historically segregated Black and Indigenous beaches in Delaware. The post Zwaanendael Museum seeks volunteers for “Recapturing Black Beaches,” an oral history initiative appeared first ....
Events include a virtual program on the blizzard of 1888 and a live concert by Musically Generated Organism. The post Historical and Cultural Affairs programs in January 2022 appeared first on State of Delaware News.
Museum to add sprinkler system. The post New Castle Court House Museum to be closed through spring 2022 appeared first on State of Delaware News.
Annually, December 7th has been proclaimed Delaware Day in honor of Delaware becoming the first state to ratify the U.S. Constitution in 1787, thus making Delaware the first state in the nation. This year, the ....
A folk music concert, and programs celebrating Dutch American Heritage Day and National Native American Heritage Month among events/topics to be explored. The post Historical Affairs Programs in November 2021 appeared first on State of ....
Department of State announces ownership transfer of the Kirk and Short Building to the Biggs Museum of American Art
DOVER, DE— Secretary of State Jeffrey Bullock announced today that the Department of State has transferred ownership of the Kirk and Short Building located at 15 and 21 The Green, Dover, Delaware to the Biggs ....
Entitled “The I’s Have It: Industry, Innovation, and Invention,” programs will explore American enterprise and ingenuity.
Programs explore the experiences of the enslaved and free African Americans who lived, labored and died on the John Dickinson Plantation.
Programs to explore the wreck of the DeBraak and War of 1812 hero Commodore Thomas Macdonough.
Contest open between April 19 and 24, 2021.
Site likely to hold the remains of enslaved African Americans.
Programs help to tell the story of the First State’s contributions to the history and culture of the United States.
Three virtual programs to be streamed live on the Web. Two will celebrate women's lives and historic achievements.
Three virtual programs to be streamed live on the Web for African American History Month.
Cross-stitching, the wreck of the DeBraak and artist Francis Barraud, creator of the “His Master’s Voice” painting to be explored.
Delaware Day honors the anniversary of Delaware becoming the first state to ratify the U.S. Constitution on Dec. 7, 1787.
Wreath making; Elizabeth Battell, proprietrix of the Golden Fleece Tavern; season’s eatings; and Delaware’s canning history to be explored.
Videos explore the lives of four enslaved individuals and an abolitionist.
As we approach November 14th, we join with our Indian neighbors and friends in celebrating Dawali. It is the celebration of lights with deep cultural significance, celebrating the victory of light over darkness, good over ....
Programs to explore mysteries of history, Abraham Lincoln’s election as president and London in wartime.