A welcome letter from the Director, Stephen M. Marz, CA.



“Welcome to the website of the Delaware Public Archives. The collections of the Delaware Public Archives are one of our state’s greatest resources. Our collection of historical records includes records dating from the 17th century to the present, including documents, maps, books, audio/video recordings, and more than 800,000 historical photographs.

This website is designed to assist in gaining access to these materials. Our online collections and social media  outlets provide you with access to thousands of items that celebrate Delaware’s rich cultural, economic and social history.

If we can be of service to you, please ask. Thank you for your support of the Delaware Public Archives.”