Zwaanendael Museum seeks volunteers for “Recapturing Black Beaches,” an oral history initiative

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 ....

Continue reading

Department of State Launches Delaware Day Adventure from Dec. 3rd through 12th, 2021

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 ....

Continue reading

Historical Affairs programs for the holidays

Festive holiday-décor, historical Dutch cookery and mountain music among programs to be featured. The post Historical Affairs programs for the holidays appeared first on State of Delaware News.

Continue reading

Historical Affairs Programs in November 2021

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 ....

Continue reading

Historical Affairs programs in October 2021

18th century trades, true crime in song and walking tours of a historic cemetery among programs/topics to be explored. The post Historical Affairs programs in October 2021 appeared first on State of Delaware News.

Continue reading

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 ....

Continue reading