Record Group #
Subgroup # 000
Series # 029
Name of Department: Delaware Economic Development Office
Earliest Date of Material:
Latest Date of Material:
Quantity of Materials:
4.59 cubic feet
Genealogical and historical description:
Photographs taken for state Development Office promotional activities, especially for promotional publications.
Scope and Contents:
Major subjects include Bombay Hook, Delaware Agriculture Museum, Amish, Dover Air Force Base, Dover Downs, Governor’s Fair, John Dickinson Mansion, Legislative Hall, Old Dover Days, Old State House, Silver Lake (Dover), Delaware State Museums, Tour DuPont, Wesley College, Woodburn, Delaware State Fair, Milford fishing tournament, Milford go cart races, University of Delaware, New Castle historic buildings, New Castle County Airport, Odessa historic houses, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington cityscapes, Wilmington Flower Market, Hagley Museum, Museum of Natural History, Wilmington and Western Railroad, Winterthur, Bethany Beach, Indian River Inlet, Cape Henlopen, Lewes historical buildings, Cape May Ferry, Lewes waterfront, Nanticoke Indian Pow-Wow, Rehoboth Beach and boardwalk, agriculture, beaches, boating, business and industry, churches, exhibits, fishing, historical buildings and monuments, hot air balloons, lakes and streams, local events, recreation and sports, town and street scenes, and tourism promotions.
Arrangement of Material:
Arranged alphabetically by county and town. Slides with unidentified location arranged alphabetically by subject heading.