Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision

The Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture will be an institutional leader in advancing the preservation and understanding of Delmarva’s historical and cultural heritage while serving as a primary resource for students, historical organizations, and scholars.


The mission of the Nabb Research Center is to cultivate and sustain the advancement of scholarly research through collecting, preserving, disseminating and providing access to records and artifacts which illustrate the rich historical and cultural heritage of the greater Chesapeake (Delmarva) region.

Core Values and Guiding Principles