The Delaware Historical Society’s newsletter and scholarly journal are benefits of membership in the Society.

Delaware History, published semiannually since 1946, is the only scholarly journal devoted to the history of Delaware. It offers illustrated articles on all aspects of Delaware history (excluding genealogy).

For information on submitting an article, click here.

Copies of most back issues are available for purchase. To purchase back issues or for questions related to Delaware History, email

Making History, the Society’s newsletter, provides up-to-date information on exhibitions, events, and programs offered by the Society. It is published three times a year.


A number of publications that highlight life in Delaware featuring historic photographs, nature, and local history authored by DHS staff are available for purchase in our museum stores. 

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

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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.