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    • McCulloch B. Wilson House

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    • Originally built in bungalow-style for McCulloch Brogden Wilson (1884-1969), auditor for the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad; and wife, Alma Kate Peschau (1890-1929). House enlarged in 1932 to Dutch Colonial Revival style after Wilson's second...
    • South Water Street - 100 block.

    • Fales' Fish House, S. Water Street, Shark
    • In June 1932, a shark was hung in front of J. B. Fales’ Fish House at 116 South Water Street. Albert Franklin Fales (1891-1943) stands next to an eighteen foot porpoise at the entrance of his father’s business, J. B. Fales’ Fish House at 116 Water...
    • Linwood Dozier Latta

    • New Hanover County (N.C.) Board of Commissioners
    • Photograph of Linwood Latta taken while on vacation in 1949. Linwood Dozier Latta (1882-1961) was born in Wilmington, NC and worked for 18 years with N. Jacobi Hardware Company. In 1924 he moved to Goldsboro, NC. In 1929 he returned to...
    • Dr. Ricardo Tan

    • Tan family, Skoney family, physicians,
    • Dr. Ricardo Mijares Tan (1932-), son of Angel B. and Consuelo Mijares Tan, was born November 6th, 1932 in the Phillipines. He married Miss Gwendolyn Skoney and attended the University of St. Thomas in the Phillipines (1953; 1957). He was in private...
    • Emelia Wrede Schnibben

    • Schnibben, Emelia Wrede, 1907-1997
    • Studio portrait taken of Emelia Wrede Schnibben by Henry Cronenberg. Emelia Wrede Schnibben (1907-1997) was the daughter of Martin and Matilda Schnibben. She married Oran Shepard Hinton on April 27, 1932, and the couple resided at the Hinton...
    • Leon Brogden

    • Coaches (Athletics); High schools; Basketball; Wilmington (N.C.)
    • Coach Leon Brogden watching the New Hanover High School Wildcats play. Leon Lafayette Brogden, Sr. (1910-2000) was a legendary and much-loved sports figure in Wilmington, NC. He coached football, basketball, and baseball for over 32 years at New...
    • Dr. Hooper, Sr., Dr. Koonce and Dr. McEachern

    • Hooper family, Koonce family, McEachern family, physicians
    • Dr. Joseph Ward Hooper, Sr. (1887-1952), was born in Baltimore, Maryland February 17, 1887. He married Louise Smallbones and they had a son, Joseph Ward Hooper, Jr., who was also a Physician. He received his M.D. from the University of Maryland in...
    • Dr. Charles Graham

    • Graham family, McKoy family, physicians, Surgeons
    • Dr. Charles Pattison Graham (1907-), son of Benjamin Robinson and Edith Boles Graham, was born August 28th, 1907 in Wallace, North Carolina. He married Jean Mckoy, April 23rd, 1938. His great grandfather, grandfather, father and son were also...
    • Katie Smith Abraham

    • Vaudeville; African American dancers
    • Newspaper photograph of portrait of Katie Abraham. Katie Mae Smith Abraham (1904-1995) was born in Wilmington, NC. At the age of 17, she became a vaudeville trouper for the Silas Green Minstrel Show. She left the show in 1932, moving back to...
    • Caterina Jarboro

    • Jarboro, Caterina; Opera; African American women
    • Caterina Jarboro talking to well-wishers during a visit to Wilmington in the early 1980s. Caterina Jarboro (1898-1986) was born Catherine Yarborough in Wilmington, NC. She was baptized at St. Thomas Catholic Church, and attended the church school...
    • Doug Swink Collection,1932-2003

    • Swink, Doug; Thalian Hall (Wilmington, N.C.); North Carolina Azalea Festival (Wilmington, N.C.) -- Pamphlets; Playbills -- Collections -- North Carolina -- Wilmington; Drama -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- Playbills
    • The collection is a menagerie of programs and souvenir books from 1932 to 1999. Although most relate to Wilmington events, items from other areas are present as well. A good portion of the programs are from plays at Thalian Hall, minstrel shows,...
    • Dr. Robert M. Fales

    • Fales family, Taylor family, physicians, medicine, Wilmington, New Hanover Memorial Hospital
    • Dr. Robert Martin Fales, son of James Benjamin Franklin and Maggie Delena Hewlett Fales, was born February 25th, 1907, in Wilmington, N.C. He married Miss Sarah Taylor, and attended Wake Forest and Jefferson Medical College, where he earned his...
    • Joseph Hatch Hinton

    • Hotelkeepers; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; City council members
    • Portrait of Joseph Hatch Hinton. Joseph Hatch Hinton (1870-1952) was born in Wilmington, NC. He attended public school in New Hanover County and began working at age 16. He became Chief Clerk at the Purcell Hotel in 1889, and soon afterwards...
    • Dr. Robert M. Fales

    • Fales family, Taylor family, physicians
    • Dr. Robert Martin Fales, son of James Benjamin Franklin and Maggie Delena Hewlett Fales, was born February 25th, 1907, in Wilmington, N.C. He married Miss Sarah Taylor, and he attended Wake Forest and Jefferson Medical College, where he received...
    • Dr. H. A. Codington and Dr. Fred Barefoot

    • Codington family, Barefoot family, physicians, medicine
    • Dr. William Frerick Barefoot (1911-), son of Napoleon Bonaparte and Freddie Blake Barefoot, was born November 16th, 1911 in Hallsboro, North Carolina. He had one brother, Graham B. Barefoot, who was also a Physician. He was married to Ms. Lilma...
    • Shore Acres House

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    • Mediterranean style house built as model home for Shore Acres Company, Roger Moore and Oliver T. Wallace, developers, Luther T. Rogers, contractor. From 1932 to 1969 owned by Roger Moore (1879-1968); and wife, Alice Borden (1881-1954). He was...
    • Dr. John G. Murphy, E.E.N. & T

    • Murphy family, physicians, hospitals, James Walker Memorial Hospital
    • Dr. John Gerald Murphy (1872-1882), was born September 18th, 1872. He was educated at University of North Carolina (1901) and The University of Louisville, where he received his M.D. in 1903. He practiced medicine from 1904-1932. Notable...
    • Walter Edward Yopp

    • Undertakers and undertaking; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; City council members
    • This image is a portrait of Walter Yopp. Walter Edward Yopp (1860-1933) was born in Wilmington, NC. He attended public school in Wilmington and became associated early on with his father, Samuel L. Yopp, as a mortician. In 1893, he established...

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