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  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


Historical Affairs to Sponsor 2 Programs in August 2021

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Programs to explore the wreck of the DeBraak and War of 1812 hero Commodore Thomas Macdonough.




Video explores Black life in Delaware 1790–1840

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Date Posted: Thursday, April 29, 2021

Video explores anti-slavery activity in Delaware in the late-18th century and the subsequent passage of repressive legislation targeting free Blacks in the 19th century.




Historical Affairs sponsors 6 programs in May

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 20, 2021

The archaeology series “History Unearthed,” “Trivia Night” and “The Wreck of the DeBraak” will be explored.




Zwaanendael Museum to hold photo contest in April 2021

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Contest open between April 19 and 24, 2021.




Burial Ground Identified At John Dickinson Plantation

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Site likely to hold the remains of enslaved African Americans.







  Category: Historical and Cultural Affairs


Historical Affairs to Sponsor 2 Programs in August 2021

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Programs to explore the wreck of the DeBraak and War of 1812 hero Commodore Thomas Macdonough.




Video explores Black life in Delaware 1790–1840

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Date Posted: Thursday, April 29, 2021

Video explores anti-slavery activity in Delaware in the late-18th century and the subsequent passage of repressive legislation targeting free Blacks in the 19th century.




Historical Affairs sponsors 6 programs in May

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 20, 2021

The archaeology series “History Unearthed,” “Trivia Night” and “The Wreck of the DeBraak” will be explored.




Zwaanendael Museum to hold photo contest in April 2021

Historical and Cultural Affairs | News | Sussex County | Date Posted: Thursday, April 15, 2021

Contest open between April 19 and 24, 2021.




Burial Ground Identified At John Dickinson Plantation

Historical and Cultural Affairs | Kent County | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Site likely to hold the remains of enslaved African Americans.