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    • Georgia Etta Orrell McClelland

    • American Legion. Auxiliary; Women
    • Pphotograph of an announcement that Mrs. Georgia Etta McClelland was elected President of the North Carolina Department, American Legion Auxiliary. Georgia Etta Orrell McClelland (1881?-1935) was the wife of Colonel Royce Stanley McClelland. She...
    • Winifred Fisher

    • Kinston (N.C.); Florence (S.C.)
    • Newspaper photograph used in Miss Fisher's engagement announcement. Winifred E. Fisher Womack (1911-1953) was born in Kinston, NC. She went to New Hanover High School, and married Charles Hollis Womack in March of 1935. They moved to Florence,...
    • Dram Tree

    • Cape Fear River, Dram Tree
    • This b&w photograph, taken around 1935, captures the Dram Tree, which grew South of the city of Wilmington and served as a landmark for mariners entering Wilmington's harbor.
    • Burriss-Meier House

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    • Late Greek Revival style cottage built by 1863, when Phineas W. Fanning sold the property to Thomas Edward Burriss (1838-1867), river pilot; and wife, Sarah Ann Wells (1839-1912), seamstress. Acquired through marriage in 1926 by Francis L. Meier...
    • Yachts at Government Wharf

    • Waterfront, Yachts, Government Wharf, Custom House, Federal Building
    • This b&w photograph, taken about 1935, depicts several yachts tied up at the U.S. Government Wharf in front of the Custom House on North Water Street.
    • Julia Hill & Opal Herring

    • School Principals
    • Photograph of Julia Hill and Opal Herring, May Day ceremony at Pembroke Jones Park. Miss Julia Hill (1878-1949) was the principal of Isaac Bear Memorial School, and Opal Herring (1922-2011), 7th grader, was Queen of the May in 1935. Miss Hill was...
    • Harriss House

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    • Queen Anne style house built for Andrew Howell Harriss (1872-1956), physician and surgeon; and wife, Mary Bolles (1875-1967), native of Southport, NC. Dr. Harriss served in the Spanish American and First World Wars. Two-story porch added in...
    • Aerial of Waterfront 1935

    • Cape Fear River, Waterfront, Downtown Wilmington, Custom House, Federal Building
    • This b&w photograph captures a view of the Cape Fear River and Wilmington's waterfront. Featured in the photograph are buildings belonging to the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad, the Murchison building, and the Federal Building or Custom House.
    • Snow's Cut - Intracoastal Waterway.

    • Snow's Cut, Intracoastal Waterway
    • The Cut links Myrtle Grove Sound with the Cape Fear River and was completed in 1935. Completed in 1935 by the U.S. Corps of Engineers, the channel connected Myrtle Grove Sound with the Cape Fear River. Named for Major W. A. Snow, one of the...
    • Snow's Cut - Intracoastal Waterway - 1935.

    • Snow's Cut, Intracoastal Waterway
    • The photo was taken from the middle of the Cut in a boat shortly after its opening. Completed in 1935 by the U.S. Corps of Engineers, the channel connected Myrtle Grove Sound with the Cape Fear River. Named for Major W. A. Snow, one of the...
    • St. Andrews Presbyterian Church

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    • Late Gothic Revival style church built for St. Andrews Presbyterian congregation. Sunday School annex (1910-1911) given by William H. Sprunt (1857-1939). In 1944, congregation merged with Church of the Covenant at Fifteenth and Market streets....
    • Meadowlark Lemon House

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    • Queen Anne style house built as rental property by Erna C. Boesch (1864-1935), native of Hannover, Germany. Residence from 1946 to 1956 of Meadowlark George Lemon, Jr. (1913-1952), native of South Carolina and employee with Wilmington Waste Paper...
    • Hardin and Northrop Family Papers, 1849-1953

    • Hardin, Mark Bernard, -- 1838-1916 -- Correspondence; Harding family; Northrop, Fannie; Northrop, William H.; Northrop family.
    • The Collection contains a series of letters transcribed from primary sources located at the Virginia Military Institute archives concerning Mark Bernard Hardin. Letters of correspondence with Mark B. Hardin range from 1849 to 1899, while letters...
    • GROW Collection, 1979-1998

    • Gay rights -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County; AIDS activists -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County; Counseling -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County; Gays -- Abuse of -- North Carolina; Lesbians -- Abuse of -- North Carolina;...
    • The Collection contains a series of letters transcribed from primary sources located at the Virginia Military Institute archives concerning Mark Bernard Hardin. Letters of correspondence with Mark B. Hardin range from 1849 to 1899, while letters...
    • Dr. H. M. Pickard

    • Pickard family, McDonald family, physicians
    • Dr. Henry Mack Pickard (1912-), son of Eugene and Dora Pickard, was born in Wilmington, North Carolina, July 15th, 1912. He married Miss Doris MacDonald and attended UNC-Chapel Hill (1935) and McGill University where he earned his M.D. (1938). In...
    • Intracoastal Waterway - Snow's Cut.

    • Intracoastal Waterway, Snow's Cut
    • Completed in 1935 by the U.S. Corps of Engineers, the channel connected Myrtle Grove Sound with the Cape Fear River. Named for Major W. A. Snow, one of the engineers who worked on the project, the Cut is a section of the Intracoastal Waterway and...
    • Dr. Robert Fales

    • Fales, Robert Martin, 1907-1995; Wilmington (N.C.); Physicians
    • Dr. Robert Fales working on his notes in front of the North Carolina Room at the New Hanover County Public Library. Dr. Robert Martin Fales (1907-1995) was a local physician, historian, and native of Wilmington, NC. He attended Wake Forest for...

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