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    • The Very Rev. Charles B. Joseph O'Connor

    • Pastors; Catholic Church
    • Photograph of the Very Rev. Charles B. Joseph O'Connor. Charles B. Joseph O'Connor (1918-1967) was the fifth pastor of St. Mary's Roman Catholic Parish of Wilmington, NC from 1959-1967. He oversaw changes in the church building in accordance with...
    • Agnes Marie Hesse

    • Burgaw (N.C.); Catholics; Pender County (N.C.)
    • Head shot used in newspaper obituary. Agnes Marie Droste Hesse ( 1937-2013) was born in Illinois, and died in Burgaw, NC. She worked several years as an administrative assistant at the Electronic Components Corporation in Burgaw, and was a long...
    • Bridgid Rathgeb Eversole and Jason Eversole

    • University of North Carolina, Wilmington; Catholic Church
    • The wedding of Bridged Rathgeb and Jason Eversole in the small chapel at St. Mary Catholic Church on 5th Street in Wilmington, NC. Bridgid Rathgeb Eversole (1978- ) graduated from UNC Wilmington in 2000 with an undergraduate degree in vocal...
    • Sister Lillian Jordan

    • Sisters of Mercy
    • Sister Lillian, possibly in the library of St. Mary's School Sister Lillian Jordan was the Principal of St. Mary's School in Wilmington, NC for over fifteen years. She was part of the Sisters of Mercy, the first order of Catholic nuns invited to...
    • The Josephine Brown Dunn Saint Thomas Preservation Society Collection, 1834-1999

    • Church of St. Thomas (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Church of St. Thomas (Wilmington, N.C.) -- Photographs; Saint Mary Church (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America -- History; St. Thomas Preservation Society --...
    • Collection consists of financial statements of St. Thomas Preservation Society, St. Thomas Parish history and photographs of St. Thomas Preservation Society's early members and the condition of the building after the 1966 fire, one photograph...
    • Catherine Ann McKay Fulton

    • Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church (Wilmington, N.C.)
    • Black and white photograph of Catherine Ann McKay Fulton. Catherine Ann McKay (1821-1898) was born at Smithville (now Southport) ,NC. Her parents died when she was young, and she went to live with her uncle Dr. William Berry's family in...
    • St. Thomas The Apostle Church

    • Gothic Revival style church built for Roman Catholic parish established January 1, 1845. Home church of The Rev. Thomas F. Price (1860-1919), co-founder of the Maryknoll Fathers, a missionary order, and James Gibbons (1834-1921), first Vicar...
    • Tillie in front of Tileston School

    • Tileston School, Schools, S. Fourth Street, Ann Street
    • Tillie, a Bellamy family slave, later lived over the old kitchen at the Burgwin-Wright House. St. Mary's Catholic Pro-Cathedral is in the background. The original school building in the middle of the block was constructed in 1871-1872 with funds...
    • Fifth Avenue - 300 block; Ann Street, 400 block.

    • St. Mary's Cathedral, S. Fifth Avenue, Ann Street
    • In 1908-1911, St. Mary's Roman Catholic Pro-Cathedral was built by Rafael Guastavino (father) and Rafael Guastavino (son) in the Spanish Baroque style of architecture. Natives of Spain, the two Guastavinos made extensive use of brick and tile....
    • Kay Sebian

    • Human Rights; Peace activists; League of Women Voters of North Carolina;
    • Kathryn Ann "Kay" Sebian and her grandchildren, Julia Magrow and Michael Sebian in the yard of her home. Kay Sebian (1922-2011) was a peace activist whose deep Catholic convictions led her to a life of political action on behalf of human rights. ...
    • Blessing of the Fleet (2)

    • Wilmington, Carolina Beach, New Hanover County, North Carolina, churches, denominations, hotels, Wrightsville Beach, Intracoastal Waterway, priests, chalices
    • The Very Reverend Michael Karloutsos (front) from St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church (608 S. College Rd.) blesses some of the boats on the Blockade Runner dock in Banks Channel. The other 2 ministers are Reverend Robert Cook from St. James...
    • St. Thomas The Apostle Church

    • Gothic Revival style church built for second oldest Catholic parish in NC. Home church of Thomas F. Price (1860-1919), co-founder of Maryknoll Fathers. James Gibbons (1834-1921), first Vicar Apostolic of NC, began writing the book The Faith of Our...
    • St. Mary's Church

    • churches, cathedrals, Catholics, Spanish Baroque, Catholic churches
    • Located at 5th and Ann, dedicated on April 28, 1912- The Spanish Baroque-style building was built by the Guastavinos of Spain.
    • Roof View From Atlantic Trust Building, #2

    • churches, residences, Protestant, banks, Physicians, Atlantic Trust & Banking Company
    • View from the roof of the Trust Building (Front & Market Sts.), looking East - South of downtown, 1912-1915. The photo shows the deRosset House , the towers of St. Mary's Catholic Church, and the steeple of First Presbyterian Church.


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