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Courtesy of the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs

Officials believe a historic African American cemetery has been discovered in Sussex County.

 


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The First State now owns the land where the only Revolutionary War battle in Delaware was fought.


Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

In a lecture through the State Division of Historical And Cultural Affairs Monday, Principal Chief of the Lenape Indian Tribe of Delaware Dennis Coker described what he calls the long and “tedious” process of securing state recognition in 2016— and his vision for the future.


Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs

Delaware’s Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs (HCA) is looking at what’s next for historic preservation in the First State.

 


Courtesy of the Smithsonian

An archaeological discovery unveiled Wednesday in the City of Rehoboth Beach sheds light on a part of Delaware’s 17th century history.