Delaware Public Archives unveils historical marker

Delaware State News
Posted 9/14/21

WILMINGTON - The Delaware Public Archives formally dedicated a new Delaware Historical Marker on Tuesday, Aug. 31, that commemorates the community of Henry Clay Village in Wilmington.

The marker …

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Delaware Public Archives unveils historical marker

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WILMINGTON - The Delaware Public Archives formally dedicated a new Delaware Historical Marker on Tuesday, Aug. 31, that commemorates the community of Henry Clay Village in Wilmington.

The marker acknowledges the residents of the community, and notes the formation of this village that grew up around powder manufacturing near the textile mills north of Wilmington.

The marker was unveiled near Breck’s Mill, Montchanin, with more than 40 guests in attendance.