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Delaware History Makers Award 2021

Delaware History Museum and Mitchell Center for African American Heritage 504 N Market Street, Wilmington

The 2021 Delaware History Makers Award Honoring Velma P. Scantlebury, M.D., Former Associate Director of the Kidney Transplant Program at Christiana Care will take place on October 7, 2021 at 6pm. Dr. Scantlebury became the nation’s first woman transplant surgeon of African-American descent in 1989 and has performed more than 1,000 kidney transplants. She earned […]

Conversation with Kevin McGonegal | Wicked Wilmington, Delaware

Delaware History Museum and Mitchell Center for African American Heritage 504 N Market Street, Wilmington

Join us for a conversation with local historian Kevin McGonegal, author Wicked Wilmington, Delaware, featuring tales of Wilmington's infamous past. Joining Kevin is Dr. David Young, Executive Direcotor of Delaware Historical Society.   Register Below   Take a journey through crime and vice in twentieth-century Wilmington, from a Tatnall Street bawdy house to the corporate […]