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History Happy Hour: "Treasures Pt 1"

Friday, July 21

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location Description
Hotel Rodney: 142 Second Street, Lewes

Friday July 21, at 4:00pm, at Hotel Rodney: Thomas Summers presents, "Treasures of the Delaware Public Archives Pt. 1"

Presentation Description:
This special presentation will showcase the wide variety of the documents and photographs preserved at the Delaware Public Archives which tell the story of the First State’s rich history and culture.  Some of the items presented have had a significant impact on the social, economic, and political lives of Delawareans while other images reflect the joys and concerns that take place in everyday Delaware life.

Speaker Bio:
A twelfth generation Sussex Countian, Tom Summers is a graduate of Washington College and a Navy veteran, having served as an air traffic controller for four years.  In his current role as Manager of Outreach Services for the Delaware Public Archives, Tom presents numerous programs throughout the state and the region to promote the resources that can be found at the Archives.

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