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The Mabel Lloyd Ridgely Research Room will be closed on Monday, September 3rd, 2018, in observance of Labor Day. We hope everyone has a wonderful and safe holiday! Best, The entire staff of the Delaware Public Archives.Read More
On Saturday, August 4, at 10:30 a.m., the Delaware Public Archives will host a program about the role of smallpox during the American Revolution. While the War for Independence raged throughout America, the smallpox epidemic was a major issue for both soldiers and civilians. In this program, Dr. Stephanie Holyfield will discuss the impact of […]Read More
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