During this week one hundred years ago, The Battle of Mlali was fought in East Africa. The result was a British victory over Germany
Felton is a small town in Kent County, Delaware. It is located close to Killens Pond State Park near the center of the state. Our feature today is of Felton’s High School yearbook, ‘The Echo’, in 1952. The Delaware Historical Society possesses an outstanding collection of original school yearbooks. Each Friday we highlight a particular… More The Way We Were: Yearbooks at the DHS
We take a look at ladies’ professional golf in the First State during the 1980’s. The McDonald’s Championship represented an uplifting connection between pro sports and charitable work. Ronald McDonald Houses still operate today, serving children and parents in need of affordable housing while coping with serious medical illnesses. One McDonald’s House is adjacent to… More LPGA in Delaware
Howard High School has for many years been an important educational cornerstone for the African American community in northern Delaware. Today, we highlight a 1958 yearbook from this well known school. The Delaware Historical Society possesses an outstanding collection of original school yearbooks. Each Friday we highlight a particular class from schools throughout the State… More Yester-Yearbooks
Our featured sports related book this week is by Kenneth Baumgardt. It covers not only Delaware Park but the origin of American Horse Racing in general.