The Future of the Past: Organizing and Advocating for History in the First State

Leaders from historical organizations, agencies and museums from all over Delaware met on July 9th at the Delaware Agricultural Museum to discuss challenges and opportunities of mutual interest. And I’m pleased to report that there is no shortage of good ideas or enthusiasm in Delaware’s historical community – just a shortage of money, perhaps! Ted … More The Future of the Past: Organizing and Advocating for History in the First State

The Color of History

Sometimes history jumps out at you in red, white and blue like the Battle for Cooch’s Bridge in the Revolutionary War, or the legendary Delaware Coast Zone Act that some say actually triggered today’s worldwide “green” movement. Other times, history is literally right under our nose in beige and brown, flanked by what seems like … More The Color of History

A new beginning

This is it! We are making history at this very moment, we are launching the brand new blog from the Delaware Historical Society. Everyone is so excited to have this blog up and running, where we can share with you all the thoughts and experiences that make history happen every day, every hour. Remember to … More A new beginning