"The Golden Fleece Tavern" Historic Marker. The Delaware Public Archives operates a historical markers program as part of its mandate. Markers are placed at historically significant locations and sites across the state. To view all the Historic Marker photographs please visit http://archives.delaware.gov/markers/markers-search.shtml
The Ships and Men historical marker is located in Milton, Delaware Prior written permission is required for any use of the images in this collection from the Delaware Public Archives. Please contact the Delaware Public Archives with the Identifier number
Kent County Courthouse, Dover, Delaware ca. From the Janson Collection. Karl J. Janson was a Swedish immigrant who came to this country in He was a watchmaker and jeweler for a store in Dover, DE.
October 1856 Underground Railroad conductor Harriet Tubman brought four men and one woman to Thomas Garrett's house in Wilmington, Delaware on their way to Canada. For more Marker and 'This Day in DE History' facts check out www.
On north side of town was Zwaanendael, first Dutch settlement on Delaware soil. Founded 1631 on creek, named by settlers Hoorn Kil in honor of town of Hoorn in Holland. (A historical marker located in Lewes in Sussex County, Delaware.