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    • Herbert McKim

    • Wrightsville Beach (N.C.); Architects
    • Photograph of retiring Chamber of Commerce President Herbert McKim (right) accepting an award of appreciation from Howard A. Penton, Jr., incoming Chamber president. Herbert Pope McKim (1928-2010) was born in Robesonville, NC. He received his...
    • Cynthia Wolff Smith

    • Castle Hayne (N.C.)
    • Bridal picture used in newspaper wedding announcement. Cynthia Ellen Wolff Smith (1947- ) was born in Wilmington, NC. She was raised in the Castle Hayne area of the county.
    • Charlie the Alligator

    • Cape Fear River, Alligator, USS North Carolina, Battleship, Hugh Morton
    • This divided back postcard, taken about 1965, features a photograph taken by Hugh Morton which captures Charlie the Alligator feeding near the Battleship North Carolina.
    • Lottie and James Whitted

    • Homemaker; International Longshoremen's Association
    • Portrait of Lottie and James Whitted. James Whitted (1918-2004) was an active member of the Wilmington, NC community, serving on the Board of Trustees at Community Hospital in 1965 and at New Hanover Hospital in 1967. He also served as Secretary...
    • 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...
    • City of Wilmington and environs

    • Wilmington (N.C.)--Maps; New Hanover County (N.C.)--Maps
    • Map showing the street layout of the city of Wilmington, North Carolina from June, 1965. Includes Cape Fear River, a section of Highway 421, Coast Line Rail Road, Wilmington College, Battleship Memorial, Greenfield Lake, and the New Hanover County...
    • The Right Reverend Hunley A. Elebash

    • Elebash, Hunley Agee, 1923-1999
    • Ordination of the Bishop at St. James church in Wilmington, NC. The Right Reverend Hunley Agee Elebash (1923-1993) was born in Pensacola, FL. He received his Doctorate of Divinity in 1969 from the University of the South. He moved to St. John's...
    • Chasten House

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    • Federal style hall-and-parlor house with double piazzas moved to this location and rear shed porch added c. 1850. One-story building added to east side c. 1870. By 1883, residence of Rufus H. Chasten (1862-1897), turpentine inspector and weigher;...
    • Cumming-Sneeden House

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    • Built as rental property for William McRary Cumming (1860-1922), native of Greensboro, NC, business executive and real estate investor. Converted to duplex in 1952 by Rudolph L. Lewis (1894-1978), hardware merchant. Purchased in 1965 by James F....
    • Robert Chester Ruark Jr.

    • Ruark, Robert Chester, 1915-1965
    • Photograph of Robert Ruark sitting with his typewriter. Robert Chester Ruark Jr. was born in 1915 in Wilmington. His grandparents owned a home on the corner of Lord and Nash Streets in Southport and it is at this home that Robert spent his...
    • Gearhardt Joseph Whilden

    • Whilden, Gearhardt Joseph, 1906-1990; Restaurateurs
    • Photograph of Gearhardt Joseph "Pappy Gay" Whilden behind the counter of his restaurant. Gearhardt Joseph "Pappy Gay" Whilden (1906-1990) was born in Wilmington, NC. He was in the restaurant business for more than forty years and ran a popular...
    • Hart Carriage House

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    • OUTBUILDING FOR LEVI A. HART (1809-1882) HOUSE AT NE CORNER OF S. 3RD STREET AND COTTAGE LANE. HART WAS A NATIVE OF CONNECTICUT AND PARTNER IN HART & BAILY IRON WORKS. IN 1965, THE DEPENDENCY WAS AQUIRED BY 1ST PESBYTERIAN CHURCH AND IN 1966...
    • U.S. Custom House

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    • This massive Neoclassical Revival style building took three years to construct during World War I. The pedimented facades of the flanking wings are copies of the 1843 Greek Revival style custom house that stood previously on the site. In 1965, the...

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