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    • Barbara and Graham Eugene Merritt Sr

    • Drive-in restaurants; Wilmington (N.C.)
    • Photograph of Barbara Ann Dale and Graham Eugene Merritt Sr outside in front of their car, probably on their wedding day. Barbara Ann Dale Merritt (1941- ) and her husband Graham Eugene Merritt Sr (1938- ) were both born in Wilmington, NC. They...
    • Riverfest 2008

    • Cape Fear River, Riverfest, Sailing Vessel, Barquentine, Peacemaker, Waterfront, Cape Fear Memorial Bridge
    • This photograph captures the barquentine "Peacemaker" docked along Wilmington's waterfront during Riverfest 2008.
    • Sheila Boles

    • Basketball coaches
    • John T. Hoggard High School yearbook photograph of Sheila Boles. Sheila Boles (1954- ) graduated from Seventy First High School in Fayetteville, NC in 1972 and started at North Carolina State University, but transferred to the University of North...
    • Julia Catherine Boseman

    • North Carolina. General Assembly; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; Lawyers
    • Portrait of Julia Boseman. Julia Catherine Boseman (1966- ) was born in Wilmington, NC. She attended local public schools and graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Boseman earned a law degree from North Carolina Central...
    • William A. Kopp, Jr.

    • Brunswick County (N.C.). Board of County Commissioners; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; North Carolina Association of County Commissioners
    • Portrait of William A. Kopp, Jr. William "Bill" Kopp, Jr. (1937- ) was born in Southport, North Carolina. He attended New Hanover High School and graduated from East Carolina University. He became a teacher in the New Hanover County School system...
    • Jonathan Barfield, Jr.

    • Real estate agents; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners
    • Portrait of Jonathan Barfield, Jr. Jonathan Barfield, Jr. (1966- ) was born in Columbus, OH and has been a resident of Wilmington, NC since the age of one. He is a graduate of New Hanover High School. Barfield is the owner of Barfield &...
    • Human Relations Commission Staff

    • Photograph of the Human Relations Commission Staff. Front row, left to right: Mary Owens, July Fussell, Pat Melvin, Cathy Morgan. Standing, left to right: Dave Jackson, Bill Jessup, John Davis. Formerly known as the Bi-Racial Committee, the Human...
    • Charlie Daniels

    • Daniels, Charlie, 1936- ; Country music; Musicians
    • Publicity photograph of Charlie Daniels. Charles Edward Daniels (1936- ) was born in Wilmington, NC. He is a country music singer-songwriter known for his contributions to country and southern rock music. He plays bass, guitar, fiddle, and...
    • Billie Ruth Sudduth

    • Sudduth, Billie Ruth; Baskets
    • Billie Ruth Sudduth standing next to one of her baskets on display. Billie Ruth Sudduth (1945- ) is a world-renowned basket maker. Her work has been displayed at numerous institutions, including the Smithsonian, the Mint Museum, and the Cameron...
    • Karl Davis

    • Photograph of Karl Davis. Karl Davis (1949-2008) from Albany, NY, worked at WECT, Wilmington, NC, in broadcast sales until he became the General Manager. He served in that position for three years until he was killed in a motorcycle accident in...
    • Lynn Marie Williford

    • Beauty contests
    • Head shot of Lynn Marie Williford. Lynn Marie Williford (1957- ) was born in Wilmington, NC. She was the Azalea Princess in 1975. She won the Miss Wilmington contest in 1979, and the Miss North Carolina contest in 1981. She competed for the...
    • Jack Holley

    • Football--Coaching; High schools
    • Jack Holley possibly on the sidelines watching his South Columbus team play football. Coach Jack R. Holley (1938-2013) was born in Ashton, NC. He graduated from New Hanover High School in 1957, where he played on four championship teams in three...
    • Ruth Faison Shaw

    • Shaw, Ruth Faison, 1887-1969; Finger painting
    • Newspaper photograph of Ruth Faison Shaw demostrating her fingerpainting techniques. Ruth Faison Shaw (1888- 1969) was born in Kenansville, NC. She is credited with the rediscovering of the ancient technique of finger painting while in Rome,...
    • James Malcolm Hall, Jr.

    • New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; City council members; Pharmacists
    • Portrait of James Malcolm Hall, Jr. James Malcolm "Mike" Hall, Jr. (1906-1975) was born in Wilmington, NC, the son of James Malcolm Hall, Sr. and Ethel Hall. Hall attended New Hanover High School and graduated from the pharmacy school at the...
    • Exley Adelbert Corbin

    • Coaches (Athletics)
    • Exley Adelbert "Spike" Corbin watching the Beach Ball Classic in Socastee, SC. He was one of the judges picking players for the basketball tournament all-star team. E.A. "Spike" Corbin (1913-2003) was a high school administrator and beloved...
    • 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...
    • Christopher Trotman Nixon

    • Boston Red Sox (Baseball team); High schools--North Carolina
    • Trot Nixon pitching for the New Hanover High School Wildcats. Christopher Trotman "Trot" Nixon (1974- ) was born in Durham, NC. He played baseball (outfield) and football (quarterback) for New Hanover High School (NHHS) in Wilmington, NC, and...


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