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  Category: Delaware Public Archives


Newark Resident Donates Hancock Letter to the Delaware Public Archives

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Date Posted: Thursday, January 3, 2013

A letter that John Hancock wrote to the Delaware General Assembly in 1776 has been donated to the Delaware Public Archives by Newark resident Robert Barnes.




Notice for Kent County Orphans Court Records

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Please note that beginning Monday, November 26th the Kent County Orphans Court Records are in the process of being imaged.




Delaware’s Bill of Rights Returns to the Delaware Public Archives

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Appearing in Delaware for the first time in three years, Delaware’s copy of the Bill of Rights is now on display in the Charter Room of the Delaware Public Archives.




Delaware Public Archives Change of Hours for Saturdays

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Thursday, December 15, 2011

Beginning in January 2012, the Mabel Lloyd Ridgely Research Center at the Delaware Public Archives will temporarily adjust its weekend hours of operation on Saturdays from the 1st Saturday of the month to the 2nd Saturday of the month.







  Category: Delaware Public Archives


Newark Resident Donates Hancock Letter to the Delaware Public Archives

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Date Posted: Thursday, January 3, 2013

A letter that John Hancock wrote to the Delaware General Assembly in 1776 has been donated to the Delaware Public Archives by Newark resident Robert Barnes.




Notice for Kent County Orphans Court Records

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Please note that beginning Monday, November 26th the Kent County Orphans Court Records are in the process of being imaged.




Delaware’s Bill of Rights Returns to the Delaware Public Archives

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Appearing in Delaware for the first time in three years, Delaware’s copy of the Bill of Rights is now on display in the Charter Room of the Delaware Public Archives.




Delaware Public Archives Change of Hours for Saturdays

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Thursday, December 15, 2011

Beginning in January 2012, the Mabel Lloyd Ridgely Research Center at the Delaware Public Archives will temporarily adjust its weekend hours of operation on Saturdays from the 1st Saturday of the month to the 2nd Saturday of the month.