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The site last updated September 12, 2013

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Officers and Directors of the Society  2013

  Headquarters, Collections & Library  Appointments, Maps & Directions

Headquarters, Collections & Library will open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for visitors without appointment on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month during the winter season. Knowledgeable Society researchers will be available to help you.

New  Fall General Membership Meeting  Light refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 7 PM

"The Civil War Antique Show" at Grass Dale Center

  Society Newsletter  Fall 2012 issue plus archived past issues

  Fort Delaware Notes Table of Contents 1950 - 2012

  History of the Fort Delaware Society  by Director Emeritus Kay Keenan
  Fort Delaware Society Facebook Page

Society Fundraising Acceptance Mark

  New   Membership  New or Renew today - membership good thru 2014

  Publications & Merchandise  Use PayPal, Checks, Money Orders

Now available - a limited edition 1 ounce silver (0.999 pure) coin struck in 1969 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Old Star Fort on Pea Patch Island and the 50th anniversary of the Fort Delaware Society. By Lombardo Mint, a division of Mississauga Mint, Ontario, Canada.

Digitized copies of past issues of the Fort Delaware Notes updated to include February 2011 & February 2012. Available as single CD of "The 21st Century 2001 - 2012" or in Combo Package with "The First 50 Years 1950 - 2000".

  General Operating Fund  Explanation of the Fund & Contribution Form
  Descendant's Certificates  Available to the General Public
  Fort Delaware Society Sutler Shop  Gift shop inside historic Fort Delaware
  Society Restoration Projects  See rare six-pounder field guns
  Society Interpretive Projects  Scale Model of Pea Patch Island
  Donations, membership dues & purchase payments can be submitted through PayPal.

Research Topics

  Heritage Research  Submit queries about Prisoners & Garrison Members
  Finns Point National Cemetery  "They Died at Fort Delaware"

  Garrison Units at Fort Delaware  From PA, DE, MD, OH, NY & MA

  Going Home  A Discharge Time Line April 1865 to January 1866

  Fort DuPont  A Brief History by Chairman Bill Robelen

  A Recommended Reading List

Visit Historic Fort Delaware

  Travel Directions  Fort Delaware State Park & the Three Forts Ferry


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