The Air Mobility Command Museum is the nation's only museum dedicated to airlift and air refueling history. Housed in a WWII-era hangar, the museum exhibits a growing collection of historically significant aircraft and artifacts. A photo archive and reference library are available. The AMC Museum is a great resource for students and …
Barratts Chapel Museum houses a research library emphasizing Methodist history and the archives of the Peninsula-Delaware Annual Conference. The archives contain a wide variety of material dating from the eighteenth century to the present, including membership records of closed churches, annual conference records, sermons, memoirs, and …
The Buttonwood School & Museum is a grant, and private funded historical black school with responsibilities, and commitments to protect the irreplaceable, rich history instill pride, and restore respect for the community. The Buttonwood School endeavors to educate the community on the past, while embracing the future.
The Delaware Museum of Natural History’s mission is “to excite and inform people about the natural world through exploration and discovery.” As part of its mission the Museum maintains world-class collections of bird, mollusk, and mammal specimens for research, teaching, and outreach. The archives contain records relating to …
Documents, artwork, maps, slides, photos, and other important items from the collection of the Delaware Public Archives.
Documents, artwork, maps, newspapers, slides, photos, audio/video and other important items documenting Delaware’s rich history and culture can now be explored online! Through the Delaware Heritage Collection, items previously available only in local libraries, archives, museums, historic sites and other cultural institutions are being digitized and made available to anyone who has access to a computer.
This exciting project creates an online portal that makes it easy to search, discover, retrieve and view items and information. The technology offers many user-friendly tools and options that help bring Delaware’s history and heritage to life.