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2012 Annual Appeal

  ONCE THEY’RE LOST! THEY’RE LOST FOREVER! HELP US SAVE THE IRREPLACEABLE IN THE FIRST STATE You can help Preservation Delaware protect and preserve our irreplaceable historic buildings, sites and landscapes. Your contribution to our 2012 Annual Appeal enables us … Continue reading

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Preservation Consultant Mary Ruffin Hanbury Comes To Delaware For Hockessin School 107C

Friends of Hockessin School 107C met on May 8th to hear the observations of Mary Ruffin Hanbury, a preservation consultant from Raleigh, North Carolina.  Shown here touring the site with architect Leonard Sophrin, a member of the Friends group, the … Continue reading

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Online Registration for Preservation Law Workshop – Wednesday, March 28

On Wednesday, March 28, Preservation Delaware, Inc. and Widener University School of Law, will sponsor a unique seven-hour preservation law program for members of Delaware’s historic district commissions, architects, planners and lawyers. The presenters are the most knowledgeable men and … Continue reading

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Louise du Pont Crowninshield: Preservation Pioneer

Join Preservation Delaware on Sunday, May 22 for an informative slide-illustrated lecture  exploring the life of Louise Crowninshield, the sister of Henry Francis du Pont.  Raised at Winterthur, she and her brother became well known collectors and scholars of Americana.  … Continue reading

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