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Upcoming Events


Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 10:30 am




Event:
The 1950s: The Delaware Comprehensive High Schools and Delaware State College
Location:
Delaware Public Archives
121 MLK JR BLVD N
Dover, Delaware
Details:

Presenter: Dr. Donald Blakey In 1953, Dr. Jerome H. Holland was hired as the new President of Delaware State College. Dr. Holland had three sources of student recruitment – out of state, Wilmington’s Howard High School and Delaware State College’s High School. Coming to the rescue of the struggling college were many of the graduates…



Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 10:30 am




Event:
Delaware’s Struggle for Women’s Right to Vote
Location:
Delaware Public Archives
121 MLK JR BLVD N
Dover, Delaware
Details:

Presenter: Dr. Anne Boylan and Emily Green During the spring of 1920, all political eyes were on Delaware. The General Assembly was meeting in special session to consider ratifying the 19th Amendment, guaranteeing women’s constitutional right to vote. Thirty-five states had ratified; only one more was needed. In this struggle, women experienced a formidable and…



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