Rockwood Museum

The Delaware Shakespeare Festival’s production of “Henry V” is taking place at Rockwood Park and Mansion through July 30th. Today we present excerpts from “Romantic Rockwood”, a book by Gilbert T. Vincent in the DHS collection about this beautiful Rural Gothic Villa in New Castle County near Shellpot Creek at Shipley Road and Washington Street … More Rockwood Museum

Remembering the First World War

We present the service records of  Delaware WWI Soldiers James Harlan Gause (pictured),  Edgar Robert Goldsborough and Thomas Windal Eaton today. During the week leading to July 10th, 1917, Germany bombards London from the air killing or wounding nearly 200 Londoners and the final initiative of the Russian army begins: The Kerensky Offensive, which eventually … More Remembering the First World War