February 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
New Castle Court House Museum
211 Delaware St
New Castle, DE 19720
This presentation traces the history of African Americans in Delaware from the colonial era to modern times, including aspects of the social and cultural life of Black Delawareans. Several themes are examined including religion, education, Delaware’s role in the Underground Railroad, civil rights, and cultural and folk traditions.