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Lecture/tours of the hull of the DeBraak, a shipwrecked 18th-century British warship, to return to Lewes, Del. beginning on June 2, 2014

Date Posted:Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News Sussex County

Beginning on June 2, 2014, the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will again offer public lecture/tours of the hull of His Majesty’s Sloop DeBraak, a British warship that was escorting and protecting a convoy of British and American merchant ships en route to the United States when it was capsized and lost off the Delaware coast on May 25, 1798.

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Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to offer 20 special events during June 2014

Date Posted:Monday, April 14th, 2014
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News

Programs to be held at the state of Delaware’s six museums.

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“With Malice Toward None…Delaware Life During the Civil War”

Date Posted:Monday, April 7th, 2014
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News

Sixteenth annual Chautauqua tent show, “With Malice Toward None…Delaware Life During the Civil War,” to take place in Lewes, Del. from June 15–19, 2014.

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Sweets and goodies, Earth Day and Colonial games to be featured at Dover, Del.’s John Dickinson Plantation

Date Posted:Friday, March 28th, 2014
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News

During the month of April 2014, the John Dickinson Plantation, located at 340 Kitts Hummock Rd. in Dover, Del., will present four special programs that explore different aspects of everyday life as it would have been lived during the 18th century when John Dickinson was in residence at the property.

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Delaware’s Dutch heritage, the environment in colonial Delaware and the Lewes Tulip Festival to be featured at Lewes, Del.’s Zwaanendael Museum

Date Posted:Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Categories:  Historical and Cultural Affairs News

During the month of April 2014, the Zwaanendael Museum, located at 102 Kings Highway in Lewes, Del., will present four special programs on Delaware history.

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