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The Ethel Sterling Williams History Learning Center & Archives is the place to go if you’re interested in conducting research about your favorite Delray topic, your home, your neighborhood, a business project, or if you’re interested in purchasing reproductions of vintage Delray Beach photos.

The Learning Center is open Monday through Friday from 10 am to 4 pm. Please feel free to stop by at 111 N. Swinton Ave, or email archive@delraybeachhistory.org or call 561.274.9578 to make an appointment with an archivist. We look forward to seeing you!

Winnie Edwards
111 N. Swinton Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33444
561-274-9578
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
10 am until 4 pm
Highlights
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Thank you to all who attended our 2017 Annual Meeting! Welcome SYLVIA GWYNN PECARO & MATT SHIPLEY to the Board of Govs! Thank you MR. ROY SIMON for your lifetime of service to the DBHS and thank you MRS. FRANCES BOURQUE for your beautiful, moving and inspiring keynote address! Read KEYNOTE here: http://www.delraybeachhistory.org/category/blog/ See event PHOTOS here: http://www.delraybeachhistory.org/photo-gallery/

Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Members: your seat awaits at our 2017 Annual Meeting & Porch Party!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Thanks Julianne Polito, teacher from Orchard View Elementary, for keeping local history alive!! We had so much fun with you and your Junior History Club today on our campus. We hope to see you again soon!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

To our members: Don't forget to RSVP to our SPRING ANNUAL MEETING & PORCH PARTY this coming Wed, May 10th! 5:30pm. We have lots to share with you! 561.274.9578. If you need to renew your membership, visit us here... http://www.delraybeachhistory.org/become-a-member/

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Thank you Alliance of Delray for inviting us to speak today about Delray's history and historic destinations to your welcoming and captive audience! Kudos to Mayor Cary Glickstein for providing a thorough update about the most pressing issues facing our city, including preservation.

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Tickets still available for REAL MEN BAKE at the SOCK HOP!!! John Miller & sons - 4th + 5th generation Delray Villagers - are baking tonight representing the DBHS - all to raise money for the amazing Woman's Club of Delray Beach, founded in 1902. 6pm. OSS Fieldhouse. $40 at door. Learn more http://www.delraywomansclub.com/history/

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

HAPPY EARTH DAY Delray Beach!!! Your $5 entrance to our Fishing History Exhibit or Cason Cottage will get you 20 FREE Gladiola Bulbs!!! Saturday 11-3!! Beautiful pink ... just in time for spring planting!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

It's always a treat to welcome Mr. Albert Miller Jr. to the DBHS! He shared with us today that last week he received an honor for being the oldest living Eagle Scout in Palm Beach County! His father, Albert Miller, started the scout program in 1914 in Delray Beach, with Troop 1!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Our friends Matt and Mark came by today for extra Gladiola bulbs to share with area schools & gardens!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Wow! 😍 Some of our volunteers today included Mrs. Gerry Lawson Turner & Christy Turner. RC Lawson was a prominent builder in Delray Beach and was instrumental in launching the Gladiola Festival & Parade back in the late 40's!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

A few Delray classics selling Glads today!!

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Delray Beach Historical Society shared a photo

Such a great honor to welcome Mr. Richard Machek, former Gladiola farmer and member of the Florida House of Representatives PLUS Mayor Cary Glickstein!!

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