The First State at the Front: WWI and the Road to Victorious Peace

  • November 17, 2017 - January 6, 2018
  • Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
504 Market St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Contact: (302) 656-0637
Admission: $6.00

Commemorating the centennial of the U.S. entry into World War I, the exhibition explores the experiences and sacrifices of Delawareans at war and on the home front. It features many of the Delaware Historical Society’s rich collections, including a soldier’s muddy boots and garrison cap, a flag from a Gold Star family, letters to loved ones, photographs, scrapbooks, victory medals, and a wealth of wartime propaganda posters.

The First State at the Front: WWI and the Road to Victorious Peace
  • 504 Market St.
  • Wilmington, DE 19801
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  • Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Commemorating the centennial of the U.S. entry into World War I, the exhibition explores the experiences and sacrifices of Delawareans at war and on the home front. It features many of the Delaware