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    • James E. L. Wade Collection, 1917-1980

    • Wade, James E. L., -- 1889-1980 -- Correspondence; Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company -- History; Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen -- History; Wade Realty Company (Wilmington, N.C.) --Correspondence; United Service Organizations (U.S.) --...
    • This collection deals largely with James E. L. Wade’s involvement in the public eye in Wilmington beginning with his career as a city councilman and later as mayor of Wilmington in the late 1950s and early 1960s. The first box contains two folders...
    • Betsy Burney Wright

    • North Carolina Azalea Festival (Wilmington, N.C.)--History; Teachers--North Carolina
    • Betsy Burney, later Betsy Wright, riding on the U.S.A.F. float in the Azalea parade. Elizabeth Moody Burney Wright (1938-2001) was born in Lumberton, NC. She was a member of the New Hanover High School Class of 1956, and graduated from Meredith...
    • Joseph McNeil

    • McNeil, Joseph (Jospeh Alfred), 1942- ; Civil rights demonstrations; North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
    • Joseph McNeil speaking as part of Black History Month at Williston Middle School. Joseph McNeil (1942- ) was born in Wilmington, NC, and graduated from Williston Senior High School in 1959. He then went to North Carolina A & T State University in...
    • Carolina Sea Shells

    • Sea shells
    • This divided back postcard features a photograph by Bill Norment which captures a collection of sea shells on the sea shore of Wrightsville Beach.
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    • Fishing
    • This divided back postcard features a photograph bu Hugh Morton which captures beachgoers surf fishing at Wrightsville Beach.
    • Jim Jam

    • Fishing
    • This divided back postcard features a photograph by W. Kendall Dorsey which captures a fishing boat, Jim Jam deep sea fishing off the shores of Wrightsville Beach.
    • Dye-Honeycutt House

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    • Craftsman style bungalow built as rental property for the Victory Home Company that provided housing for Carolina and Liberty shipyard workers. Purchased in 1940 by Earle Edward Dye (1904-1992), clerk for Atlantic Coast Line Railroad; and wife,...
    • Marianne Nyman Helgesen

    • Swedish Americans; Models (Persons)--Sweden; Actresses--Sweden
    • Photograph of Marianne Helgesen from her obituary. Marianne Nyman Helgesen (1937-2013) was born in Lysekil, Sweden, and was the daughter of Eric and Wera Johansson Nyman. She worked as a model for the Lapedus Company and became the first Miss...
    • Blockade Runner Motor Hotel

    • Sailboats
    • This divided back postcard features a photograph taken by Hugh Morton which captures the sunfish sailboats racing in front of the Blockade Runner Motor Hotel at Wrightsville Beach.
    • Blockade Runner Motor Hotel

    • Blockade Runner Hotel
    • This divided back postcard features a photograph taken by Hugh Morton which captures sailboats racing in front of the Blockade Runner Motor Hotel at Wrightsville Beach.

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