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In Order to Form a More Perfect Union: John Dickinson, James Madison and the United States Constitution

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Monday, August 31, 2015

As an early celebration of Constitution Day on September 17, the Delaware Public Archives will present a special program about the United States Constitution on Saturday, September 5, 10:30 a.m. at the Archives. Presented by Henry J. Foresman, Jr. this program will explore how both James Madison and John Dickinson, in their own way, helped […]




Looking for Your 18th Century Ancestors in Rural America

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2015

On Saturday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m., Kim Bucklaw of the Chester County Archives and Chester County Historical Society will present a program at the Delaware Public Archives about searching for one’s ancestors in 18th century rural America.




Delaware Public Archives to Celebrate July 4th with “Flags on the Moon” Program

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Monday, June 29, 2015

(Dover, DE) On Saturday, July 4, 1:00 p.m. the Delaware Public Archives will celebrate the holiday with a special program titled “Flags on the Moon.” Presented at the Delaware Public Archives in Dover by local author and former NASA engineer Jack Clemons, this program marks the 46th year anniversary of the moment when Apollo 11 […]




How Do I Start My Family Tree?

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Monday, June 1, 2015

(Dover, DE) Are you ready to put together your family’s genealogy? On Saturday, June 6 at 10:30 a.m., professional genealogist Sydney F. Cruice Dixon will present a program at the Delaware Public Archives on how to begin your family tree. This presentation will provide an excellent starting point for researching your genealogical roots. This workshop […]




“Behind the Scenes” Tours of the Delaware Public Archives are Now Available in Spanish

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Thursday, April 2, 2015

On April 1, 2015 the Delaware Public Archives (DPA) was honored by a visit from members of the Delaware Hispanic Commission to help launch the “Behind the Scenes” Spanish speaking tour series. “This ‘Behind the Scenes’ tour in Spanish is one of several Archives’ initiatives recognizing the growing influence of the Hispanic community in the […]







  Category: Delaware Public Archives


In Order to Form a More Perfect Union: John Dickinson, James Madison and the United States Constitution

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Monday, August 31, 2015

As an early celebration of Constitution Day on September 17, the Delaware Public Archives will present a special program about the United States Constitution on Saturday, September 5, 10:30 a.m. at the Archives. Presented by Henry J. Foresman, Jr. this program will explore how both James Madison and John Dickinson, in their own way, helped […]




Looking for Your 18th Century Ancestors in Rural America

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2015

On Saturday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m., Kim Bucklaw of the Chester County Archives and Chester County Historical Society will present a program at the Delaware Public Archives about searching for one’s ancestors in 18th century rural America.




Delaware Public Archives to Celebrate July 4th with “Flags on the Moon” Program

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Monday, June 29, 2015

(Dover, DE) On Saturday, July 4, 1:00 p.m. the Delaware Public Archives will celebrate the holiday with a special program titled “Flags on the Moon.” Presented at the Delaware Public Archives in Dover by local author and former NASA engineer Jack Clemons, this program marks the 46th year anniversary of the moment when Apollo 11 […]




How Do I Start My Family Tree?

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Monday, June 1, 2015

(Dover, DE) Are you ready to put together your family’s genealogy? On Saturday, June 6 at 10:30 a.m., professional genealogist Sydney F. Cruice Dixon will present a program at the Delaware Public Archives on how to begin your family tree. This presentation will provide an excellent starting point for researching your genealogical roots. This workshop […]




“Behind the Scenes” Tours of the Delaware Public Archives are Now Available in Spanish

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Thursday, April 2, 2015

On April 1, 2015 the Delaware Public Archives (DPA) was honored by a visit from members of the Delaware Hispanic Commission to help launch the “Behind the Scenes” Spanish speaking tour series. “This ‘Behind the Scenes’ tour in Spanish is one of several Archives’ initiatives recognizing the growing influence of the Hispanic community in the […]