Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to sponsor 11 special events during November 2018
Changes to American society in the early 20th century, grave sites of notable New Castle veterans, and candle-making among topics to be explored.
Lecture by Theo Braunskill, Lenapé citizen and Elders Council member, and Nena Todd, manager of the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ downtown Dover museums.
“Queenstown and the Early Colonial Delmarva: An Archaeological and Historical Symposium” at Delaware’s New Castle Court House Museum on Oct. 13, 2018
The event will include scholarly presentations on My Lord’s Gift, a 17th century archaeological site in Queenstown, Md.; and the Coleman Farm, Reedy Island and Fort Casimir sites in Delaware.
Naval engagement played a decisive role in America’s victory in its struggle for independence from Great Britain.
Event explores Colonial-era job opportunities at the home of the “Penman of the Revolution.”