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 Posts & Pages Tagged With: "World War II"

War Beneath the Waves: U.S. Submarine Operations in World War II

On Saturday, January 4, 10:30 a.m., President Robert Clark of Wesley College will speak at the Delaware Public Archives on the role of Submarine Operations during World War II.

World War II Memorial Volume

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Guarding the Home Front

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Helping on the Home Front

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Sacrificing Sugar

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duPont’s Debut

100 Stories of the First State

A Small Beginning

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Defining the Enemy

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Guide to World War II Records at DPA

The seventieth anniversary of the Japanese surrender in World War II seems an appropriate time to make our followers aware that a Guide to World War II Records at the Delaware Public Archives has recently been created. The finding aid is available online and in paper format in the Mabel Lloyd Ridgely Research Room. The […]

Delaware Public Archives to Feature Program on the Battle of Iwo Jima

On February 19, 1945, the United States Marines began their attack on Iwo Jima to secure the island in preparation for the invasion of Japan. For the next seven weeks, American forces were involved in a desperate struggle with the Japanese to gain control of the island. On Saturday, March 7, at 10:30 a.m., retired […]