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Program for First Saturday in February

Written on: January 22nd, 2010 in Delaware HistoryEvents at the ArchivesPhotographs

With the recent dismantling of the Eagles, many sports fans in the area may be looking forward to the promise of the upcoming season for the Phillies or whatever baseball team you may support. The Delaware Public Archives will help put you in the baseball frame of mind by presenting The Life and Times of William Julius “Judy” Johnson. Check out the […]


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How Old Is My House?

Written on: January 14th, 2010 in Research Room

Did you ever want to know how old your house is?  I had a patron come in who had just moved here from another state and bought an old house. It was a two – story house in Camden that was rumored to have been a stop for the underground railroad. They wanted to know […]


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“Murals by Stanley Massey Arthurs” – Inside the Delaware Public Archives 04

Written on: November 16th, 2009 in Inside the DPA

We posted the latest clip at YouTube from our series Inside the Delaware Public Archives. See the YouTube video here. This week we show and discuss several murals at the DPA by Arthurs, who was a student of Howard Pyle. Here you can see Tom up on a stepladder explaining more about this mural. We […]


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