American Indian Towns of Sussex County, Delaware

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

On¬†Saturday, October 14, 2023, at 1:00 PM, the Milford Museum will continue its American History Series at the Milford Public Library with a program titled American Indian Towns of Sussex County, Delaware.¬†Presented by archaeologist Daniel R. Griffith, this program will focus on¬†the land in what is known today as Sussex County and how it was contested by competing English, Dutch, …

Everybody’s Second Choice: The Story of how Abraham Lincoln Became President

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

On Saturday, September 9, 2023, at 1:00 PM the Milford Museum will continue its American History Series at the Milford Public Library with a program titled “Everybody‚Äôs Second Choice: The Story of how Abraham Lincoln Became President.” The presentation will focus on the election of Abraham Lincoln in November 1860. Lincoln‚Äôs election as President was the most consequential choice ever …

The Story of the Declaration of Independence

Terry Rogers Culture, Headlines, Milford Headline Story

On Saturday, July 1, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. the Milford Museum will begin its American History Series at the Milford Public Library with a program about one of America‚Äôs most treasured documents, The Declaration of Independence. Local historian Dan Pritchett will present the background of how and why this famous document was created during a critical time of the American …