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    • Portrait of Helen Lovering as a Child

    • studio portrait, children
    • A studio portrait of Helen Lovering, with the description that she was 1 year, 3 days old at the time of the photograph. Although born in Hawthorne, New Jersey, Lovering had strong family ties to Wilmington, North Carolina and lived there for most...
    • Edward Savage House

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    • Built for Edward Savage as his home. In 1863, sold to brother, Henry Savage, who lived here until his death in 1904. Remained in the Henry Savage family for ninety years. His last surviving child, Miss Anna P. Savage, died in 1953.
    • Dr. James Buren Sidbury

    • Sidbury family, physicians, Babies Hospital, Dr. James Buren Sidbury
    • Dr. James Buren Sidbury, Jr., son of James Buren, Sr. and Willie Daniel Sidbury, was born January 13th, 1922, in Wilmington, North Carolina. His father James and sister, Rowena S. Hall Lenart, were also Physicians (Pediatrics). He married Ms....
    • Bernard Bernstein

    • Senior Olympics
    • Head shot of Bernard Bernstein. Bernard Bernstein (1928-2010) lived in Hampstead, NC at the time of this photograph in 1988. That same year, he won a bronze medal in billiards at the North Carolina Senior Olympics, which are for people 55 and...
    • NCRPC0852

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching part of the S.S. Torrance on June 6, 1944. Pictured left to right are W.H. Blakeman, assistant director of the U.S. Maritime Commission; Mrs. Land; Mrs. DeKay; Admiral Jules James, United States Navy commandant of the VI Naval District;...
    • Emma Bellamy Williamson Hendren

    • Bellamy Mansion Museum; Hendren, Emma Bellamy Williamson, 1902-1992
    • Newspaper photograph of Emma Bellamy Williamson from when she was the Banquet Guest of Honor at the Feast of the Pirates Banquet at the Cape Fear Hotel on June 12, 1929. She had been the Queen of the Pirates at the 1928 Feast of Pirates. Emma...
    • Claire Hughes

    • City Councils; Government Employees
    • Photograph of Claire Hughes as a child. Claire Hughes (1919- ) served as the City Clerk of Wilmington for over 25 years.
    • Mary Armstrong Humphrey

    • United States. Army; Pender County (N.C.)
    • Photograph of Mary Armstrong Humphrey used in her newspaper memorial. Mary Armstrong Humphrey (1921-1997) was born in Pender County, NC. She was a child care worker for many years. She also served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
    • Melva Boney Carr Pearsall

    • Duplin County (N.C.); Upper class women; National Society Daughters of the American Revolution of North Carolina
    • Photograph of Miss Melva Boney Carr at Queens College, age 13-14. Melva Boney Carr Pearsall (1892-1990) was born in Rose Hill, Duplin County, NC. She is the child of Charles Carr and his wife Annie Boney. She taught in Charlotte, NC for several...
    • Anne Russell

    • Russell, Anne, 1937- ; Authors
    • Picture of Anne Russell sitting on a porch, probably at Wrightsville Beach, NC. Margaret Anne Russell Miller (1937- ) was born in Raleigh, NC but spent many summers as a child in Wilmington, NC. Her family has lived in the Cape Fear region for...
    • Archie Seigler

    • Veterans of World War I of the U.S.A.; Dry cleaning industry
    • Portrait of Archie Seigler. Archie Seigler (1889-1970) was born in Dillon,SC, the first child born in the town. He joined his father's furniture business in 1905 and remained until WWI when he enlisted and was sent to France. Seigle endured...
    • Catherine, Eliza, and Alice deRosset

    • deRosset Family
    • Portrait of Catherine, Eliza, and Alice de Rosset. Catherine, Eliza, and Alice deRosset were members of a prominent local family. They were some of the eleven children of Dr. Armand J. deRosset III and his first wife, Eliza Jane Lord. The family...
    • Rev. Dr. Abram David Pollock Gilmour

    • First Presbyterian Church (Wilmington, N.C.)
    • Portrait of Reverend Dr. Abram David Pollock Gilmour. Abram David Pollock Gilmour (1876-1948) was born in Helenburgh, Scotland. He came to the United States with his family as a child, and they settled in Virginia. Gilmour attended Hampden-Sydney...
    • The Right Reverend Thomas Page Ricaud

    • Methodist preaching
    • Portrait of The Right Reverend Thomas Page Ricaud. The Right Reverend Thomas Page Ricaud (1817-1900) was born to a Catholic family in Baltimore, MD. Orphaned as a child, Ricaud was adopted by an uncle who took him to Mexico City. He attended...
    • John Dillard Bellamy, Jr.

    • Bellamy Mansion Museum; Bellamy, John Dillard Jr, 1854-1942
    • Studio photograph of John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. as a child. John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. (1854-1942) was the sixth child of Dr. John D. and Eliza Harriss Bellamy. He attended Davidson College and received his law degree from the University of...
    • Susan Taylor Block as a child

    • Block, Susan Taylor, 1951; Authors
    • Susan Taylor sitting on a bench by Greenfield Lake. Susan Taylor Block (1951- )is a Wilmington, NC native whose family has been in the Cape Fear area for generations. She is a well-known writer of verse, books, and photographic histories on the...

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