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.
Delaware Day honors the anniversary of Delaware becoming the first state to ratify the U.S. Constitution on Dec. 7, 1787.
Videos explore the lives of four enslaved individuals and an abolitionist.
Research helps provide a greater understanding of the early colonial history of European and African persons in Delaware.
Watch a live press briefing from Governor Carney and state officials on Tuesday at 2:15 p.m. Subtítulos en Español.