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  Category: Delaware Public Archives


Celebration of John Dickinson’s Revolutionary “Letters” Continues with Programs in Dover and Wilmington

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The celebration of the life and works of Delaware statesman and “Penman of the Revolution” John Dickinson continues into the New Year with programs slated to explore his legacy and honor his contributions to the history of the state and the nation.




RESCHEDULED: Students Gather for 16th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition Awards

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018

The Delaware Public Archives will host students from across the state Saturday for the culmination of the 16th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition. (This program was postponed in December due to inclement weather)




***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 […]







  Category: Delaware Public Archives


Celebration of John Dickinson’s Revolutionary “Letters” Continues with Programs in Dover and Wilmington

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The celebration of the life and works of Delaware statesman and “Penman of the Revolution” John Dickinson continues into the New Year with programs slated to explore his legacy and honor his contributions to the history of the state and the nation.




RESCHEDULED: Students Gather for 16th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition Awards

Delaware Public Archives | Department of State | Historical and Cultural Affairs | Date Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018

The Delaware Public Archives will host students from across the state Saturday for the culmination of the 16th Annual Delaware Day Fourth Grade Competition. (This program was postponed in December due to inclement weather)




***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 […]