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Happy Birthday, Joe!

Written on: November 20th, 2013 in Blog PostsDelaware HistoryPhotographs

The Delaware Public Archives would like to wish Vice President Joe Biden a Happy Birthday. Vice President Biden served as our United States Senator from 1973- 2009. To see some pictures of Joe, take a look at the Facebook album we¬†posted a few years back honoring one of Delaware’s favorite sons.

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Happy Return Day!

Written on: November 7th, 2012 in Research Room

Did you know that it is the 200th anniversary of Return Day? We had some curious folks from New Castle County stop in to see what all the hubbub was about.¬† They looked at photographs , and at our newspaper clipping file. They also saw the 1811 legislative petitions from each county asking for election […]

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