Event 

Title:
Members' Preview: The First State at the Front Exhibition
When:
Thursday, November 16, 2017  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where:
Delaware History Museum - Wilmington
Category:
Member Event

Description

Red Cross nursing recruitment poster_1917_Recent acquisition from Delmarva Red CrossMembers' preview of The First State at the Front: WWl and the Road to Victorious Peace exhibition which commemorates the centennial of World War I and explores Delaware’s participation, offering visitors a window to the experiences and sacrifices of Delawareans on both the warfront and homefront.

Complimentary wine and cheese reception.

Free parking provided by Colonial Parking, Sixth and Shipley streets.

FREE
Reservations required: (302) 655-7161 or deinfo@dehistory.org

Venue

Venue:
Delaware History Museum
Street:
504 N. Market Street
ZIP:
19801
City:
Wilmington
State:
DE

Description

The Delaware History Museum (1940) was originally a Woolworth's Department Store. It has been transformed into the Delaware History Museum and the Jane and Littleton Mitchell Center for African American Heritage. It features permanent and rotating exhibitions, classrooms, and meeting space.



Delaware History Museum   |  Mitchell Center for African American Heritage   |   Old Town Hall   |   Research Library   |   Willingtown Square    |   Read House & Gardens  

(302) 655-7161  deinfo@dehistory.org
505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.