Claymont in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Darley House
Erected 1993 by Delaware State Archives. (Marker Number NC-91.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1863.
Location. 39° 48.279′ N, 75° 27.251′ W. Marker is in Claymont, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Claymont DE 19703, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Claymont Stone School (a few steps from this marker); Church of the Ascension (within shouting distance of this marker); Archmere (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Honor of All Veterans (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Claymont High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mother Catherine Rosarii (approx. 0.7 miles away); Grubb / Worth Mansion (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Guardian of Defenders Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Claymont.
Also see . . . Felix O.C. Darley website. Who created the first Santa Claus? Thomas Nast or Felix Darley (Submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,836 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 4. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.