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John Dickinson Plantation Receives Award of Excellence

Museum honored for its project “Search, Discovery, and Interpretation of the African Burial Ground at the John Dickinson Plantation.”




Historical Affairs Programs In June 2022

Tours, lectures and Separation Day activities to be featured.




The Delaware Public Archives unveils the Abraham Shadd Family Historical Marker

The Delaware Public Archives was proud to unveil its newest State of Delaware Historical Marker on Wednesday, February 3, 2022, in Wilmington, Delaware honoring the Abraham Shadd Family.   A cobbler by day and an abolitionist by night, Abraham Shadd lived in Wilmington, Delaware in the early 19th Century with his family.  Shadd owned several […]




Delaware Public Archives Dedicates Equal Suffrage Study Club Historical Marker

    The Delaware Public Archives & Delaware Heritage Commission are proud to present the installation and unveiling of the “Equal Suffrage Study Club” Historical Marker — the final marker in the series of four Delaware Historical Markers celebrating the centennial of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United […]




Historical Affairs Programs In September 2021

Activities include, among others, a wetland walk and campfire, and a program on Colonial Delaware crime and punishment







 Pages Tagged With: "african american history"

John Dickinson Plantation Receives Award of Excellence

Museum honored for its project “Search, Discovery, and Interpretation of the African Burial Ground at the John Dickinson Plantation.”




Historical Affairs Programs In June 2022

Tours, lectures and Separation Day activities to be featured.




The Delaware Public Archives unveils the Abraham Shadd Family Historical Marker

The Delaware Public Archives was proud to unveil its newest State of Delaware Historical Marker on Wednesday, February 3, 2022, in Wilmington, Delaware honoring the Abraham Shadd Family.   A cobbler by day and an abolitionist by night, Abraham Shadd lived in Wilmington, Delaware in the early 19th Century with his family.  Shadd owned several […]




Delaware Public Archives Dedicates Equal Suffrage Study Club Historical Marker

    The Delaware Public Archives & Delaware Heritage Commission are proud to present the installation and unveiling of the “Equal Suffrage Study Club” Historical Marker — the final marker in the series of four Delaware Historical Markers celebrating the centennial of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United […]




Historical Affairs Programs In September 2021

Activities include, among others, a wetland walk and campfire, and a program on Colonial Delaware crime and punishment