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  Category: Delaware Public Archives


***Postponed*** Students Gather for 16th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition Awards

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Date Posted: Thursday, December 7, 2017

***Due to inclement weather in the forecast, this event has been postponed to a future date. ***




New Web Portal, Special Programming Commemorate 250th Anniversary of John Dickinson’s Revolutionary “Letters”

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Date Posted: Monday, November 6, 2017

To commemorate the 250th anniversary of the publication of his “Letters From a Pennsylvania Farmer” and the role John Dickinson played in setting the stage for the American Revolution, the Delaware Department of State has launched a new website, de.gov/johndickinson, and a slate of special programming to take place over the coming months.




Start 4th of July in Dover at the Delaware Public Archives!

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Friday, June 30, 2017

Celebrate the 4th with Dover, DE’s unique history! The First State Heritage Park has events planned all day long including a historic Dover scavenger hunt, moon bounces, pony rides, petting zoo, an Old-Fashioned Parade, live music, food and of course… fireworks at 9:20pm. The First State Heritage Park will have programs running on The Green and […]




Pickett’s Charge Program at the DPA

Delaware Public Archives | News | Date Posted: Monday, June 26, 2017

Pickett’s Charge Program at the Delaware Public Archives on July 1st 2017 @ 10:30 am. from the Cape Gazette | Lewes, DE After two years of war and several days of hard fighting on the Union flanks around the town of Gettysburg, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee believed that a concerted attack upon the troops […]




The Delaware Division of the Arts Announces New Video and Select Upcoming Public Events Featuring the Delaware Poets Laureate

Delaware Division of the Arts | Delaware Public Archives | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

For Immediate Release Wilmington, DE (March 21, 2017) – Identical twins Al Mills and Nnamdi Chukwuocha are social workers, award-winning spoken word poets, and community activists. They were appointed as the Delaware Poets Laureate by former Governor Jack Markell in December 2015. The appointment marks the first time in the history of the position that […]







  Category: Delaware Public Archives


***Postponed*** Students Gather for 16th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition Awards

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Date Posted: Thursday, December 7, 2017

***Due to inclement weather in the forecast, this event has been postponed to a future date. ***




New Web Portal, Special Programming Commemorate 250th Anniversary of John Dickinson’s Revolutionary “Letters”

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Date Posted: Monday, November 6, 2017

To commemorate the 250th anniversary of the publication of his “Letters From a Pennsylvania Farmer” and the role John Dickinson played in setting the stage for the American Revolution, the Delaware Department of State has launched a new website, de.gov/johndickinson, and a slate of special programming to take place over the coming months.




Start 4th of July in Dover at the Delaware Public Archives!

Delaware Public Archives | Date Posted: Friday, June 30, 2017

Celebrate the 4th with Dover, DE’s unique history! The First State Heritage Park has events planned all day long including a historic Dover scavenger hunt, moon bounces, pony rides, petting zoo, an Old-Fashioned Parade, live music, food and of course… fireworks at 9:20pm. The First State Heritage Park will have programs running on The Green and […]




Pickett’s Charge Program at the DPA

Delaware Public Archives | News | Date Posted: Monday, June 26, 2017

Pickett’s Charge Program at the Delaware Public Archives on July 1st 2017 @ 10:30 am. from the Cape Gazette | Lewes, DE After two years of war and several days of hard fighting on the Union flanks around the town of Gettysburg, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee believed that a concerted attack upon the troops […]




The Delaware Division of the Arts Announces New Video and Select Upcoming Public Events Featuring the Delaware Poets Laureate

Delaware Division of the Arts | Delaware Public Archives | Kent County | New Castle County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

For Immediate Release Wilmington, DE (March 21, 2017) – Identical twins Al Mills and Nnamdi Chukwuocha are social workers, award-winning spoken word poets, and community activists. They were appointed as the Delaware Poets Laureate by former Governor Jack Markell in December 2015. The appointment marks the first time in the history of the position that […]