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    • Walter Winner, Jr.

    • Carolina Beach (N.C.); Charter boat fishing
    • Newspaper photograph of Walter "Skeets" Winner, Jr. sitting in the captain's chair aboard the "Winner Cruise Queen." Walter "Skeets" Winner, Jr. (1970- ) was born in Wilmington, NC. He graduated from John T. Hoggard High School in 1988, and went...
    • Chris Bellamy

    • Singers; Charter boat fishing; Composers
    • Black and white photograph used in the newspaper of Chris Bellamy performing. Chris Bellamy (1956- ) was born and raised in Raleigh, NC. He is currently a resident of Wilmington, NC. He is a popular singer/songwriter who also captains a...
    • Martin George Schnibben

    • Railroads--Employees; Brotherhood of Railway Clerks
    • Studio portrait of Martin Schnibben taken by Henry Cronenberg. Martin George Schnibben (1900-1972) was the son of Martin and Matilda Wrede Schnibben. Martin worked for the Railway Express Company for 45 years. He was a member of St. Paul's...
    • George Rountree

    • Rountree, George, 1855-1942; Lawyers; Member of the General Assembly; North Carolina Bar Association
    • Studio portrait of George Rountree. George Rountree (1855-1942) was born in Kinston, NC. Rountree graduated from Harvard University in 1877, and returned to Kinston to practice law. In 1881, he married Meta Alexander Davis, daughter of George...
    • Bridgers-Fulenwider House

    • Neoclassical Revival style house built for Burke Haywood Bridgers (1881-1972), attorney; and wife, Helen Strange (1888-1953). At the time of death he was the oldest member of the Cape Fear Country Club where he designed the original 18 hole...
    • Brunswick Technical College

    • Community Colleges, Brunswick County, NC
    • "Fleging Brunswick technical College now has a temporary home and a sign at Supply. The temporary home, the school's first, is the former county extension office building. Joseph Bailey Carter, newly named "charter" president of the college,...
    • Mary Frances Davis Worrell

    • Beauty contests; Women's choirs
    • Newspaper photograph of Mary Frances Davis Worrell used in her obituary. Mary Francis Davis Worrell (1936-2000) was born in Wilmington, NC. In 1953 she was the North Carolina Azalea Festival Teenage Princess. She was a member of the Senior...
    • Shore Acres House

    • Mediterranean style house built as model home for Shore Acres Company, Roger Moore and Oliver T. Wallace, developers, Luther T. Rogers, contractor. From 1932 to 1969 owned by Roger Moore (1879-1968); and wife, Alice Borden (1881-1954). He was...
    • Dr. Avant in His Flower Garden

    • Avant family, Physicians, African-Americans, medicine, Red Cross St.
    • Dr. Avant shown in his Flower Garden at his Home on Red Cross St. Dr. Frank W. Avant was born in Smithville (Southport), North Carolina. Dr. Avant attended Howard University (1896); Lincoln University, PA (1898), and Leonard Pharmaceutical School,...
    • Stephen Decatur Wallace

    • Wilmington and Weldon Rail Road; Bankers; City council members
    • Portrait of Stephen Wallace. Stephen Decatur Wallace (?-1889) spent most of his life in Wilmington, NC. He was associated with the early development of the railroad in North Carolina, serving as General Ticket Agent of the Wilmington and Weldon...
    • St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church

    • The congregation was organized in 1858 by immigrants from Northern Germany. Plan of the Gothic Revival style church is attributed to charter member Hanke Vollers. Construction began in 1859. The unfinished building was damaged by occupying...
    • Eilers House

    • Italianate style house built for Herman B. Eilers (1817-1886), commission merchant, charter member of St. Pauls Lutheran Church; and wife, Mary Dorothea Adelaide Runge (1814-1891), natives of Germany. House remained in family for seventy-nine years.
    • Crew members wash a plane

    • airplane, Wilmington, North Carolina
    • Head lineman, Larry George (left) and Tracy Lineback, assistant head lineman, of Aeronautics, Inc. wash down a Gulf Air Charter 727-100 at the New Hanover County Airport.
    • Robert Rufus Bridgers

    • Confederate States of America. Congress. Senate. Committee on Military Affairs
    • Robert Rufus Bridgers (1819-1888) was born on a farm in southwestern Edgecombe county. He graduated with distinction from the University of North Carolina in 1841 and was a charter member of the university's alumni association in 1843. After...
    • Emma Lossen

    • Women artists; Women educators
    • Photograph of Emma Lossen, possibly from a New Hanover High School yearbook photograph. Emma Lossen (1892-1976) taught art and history for many years at New Hanover High School in Wilmington, NC, as well as being a local artist. She was a...
    • Elijah Hewlett

    • New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; Sheriffs; Census takers (Persons)
    • Studio portrait of Ejiah Hewlett. Elijah Hewlett (1828-1919) was born near Masonboro Sound, NC, the son of John Hewlett Jr. and Ann Eliza Todd Hewlett. He was appointed Captain of the Masonboro Home Guard by Governor Vance during the Civil War....
    • Meares Harriss House

    • Prairie style house built for Meares Harriss, Sr. (1884-1941); and wife, Fanny Hines Johnson (1878-1931). He was owner of Harriss Typewriting & Advertising Co., real estate broker and charter member of the Wilmington Rotary Club. Second wife, Laura...
    • Dr. Robert J. Andrews

    • Andrews family, physicians, medicine
    • Dr. Robert Jackson Andrews (1921-), was born January 21, 1921 in Wilmington, North Carolina. He attended UNC Chapel Hill from 1943-44 and the University of Tennesse, Memphis, in 1946. His parents were Vernon and Edna Hall Andrews and he married...


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