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    • Edward Bauer

    • Carolina Beach (N.C.); Weight lifters
    • Picture of Edward Bauer used in a PETA "Sexiest Vegan Next Door" contest on the internet. Edward Bauer (1980- ) was born in Albany, NY, but grew up in Carolina Beach, NC. He went to John T. Hoggard High School where he became vegan his junior...
    • Dr. Edward Jenner Wood

    • Wood, Edward, 1878-1928; Tropical medicine; North Carolina Medical Society
    • Newspaper clipping of studio portrait of Dr. Edward Jenner Wood. Dr. Edward Jenner Wood was born in Wilmington, NC on June 12, 1878, the son of Dr. Thomas Fanning Wood. He attended the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and received a...
    • Thomas Edward Beall, Jr.

    • Festivals; Pirates
    • Photograph of Thomas Edward Beall, Jr., possibly dressed for Feast of the Pirates, a local festival that was celebrated for three days in August, 1927-1929. Thomas Edward Beall, Jr. (1892-1942) was the son of Thomas Edward and Martha Byrd...
    • Edward Turberg

    • Turberg, Edward F.; Architectural historians; Historic preservation
    • Edward Turberg standing in front of his home in Wilmington, NC. Edward F. Turberg (1939- ) is a noted architectural historian, preservationist, author, and lecturer. He started his career at the North Carolina Division of Archives and History as...
    • Edward Bishop Dudley

    • Dudley, Edward Bishop, 1789-1855; Governors--North Carolina.
    • Scanned copy of only known photograph of Governor Edward Dudley. Edward Bishop Dudley was born 1789 in Onslow County ,NC. He was North Carolina's first popularly elected governor, serving from 1836 to 1841. He was the first President of the...
    • George Edward Alper

    • New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; Steel industry and trade
    • Portrait of George Edward Alper. George Edward Alper (1907-1994) was born in New York City. In the early 1950s, he and his brother moved their business, Queensboro Steel, from New York to Wilmington, NC. Alper was elected to the Board of County...
    • Robert Chestnut and Edward Gibbs

    • African American Pilots
    • Post WWII African American flying school, Wilmington, Chestnut on left and Gibbs on right in picture. Edward Albertis Gibbs (1919-1969) was a civilian flight instructor in Tuskegee, Alabama during WWII. In 1947 he started the Atlantic School of...
    • Charles Edward Foy

    • Castle Hayne (N.C.)
    • Photograph of Charles Edward Foy used in a newspaper memorial. Charles Edward Foy (1913-1973) was born in the Castle Hayne area of New Hanover County, NC. He died at New Hanover Memorial Hospital.
    • Edward "Buddy" Hatcher

    • School principals
    • Photograph of Edward "Buddy" Hatcher standing in front of the Gregory School. Edward Hatcher (1928-1997) was born in Wilmington, NC. He attended Williston High School before receiving a Bachelor's degree in Biology and Physical Education. Hatcher...
    • Edward Dickson Pearsall

    • Pearsall, Edward Dickson, 1848-1913; Reporters and reporting; National Rural Letter Carriers' Association
    • Edward Dickson Pearsall was born in 1848 in Kenansville township, Duplin County, NC. He was educated at the Bingham School for Boys and attended Trinity College. During the later years of the Civil War, he was a member of the home guard. Pearsall...
    • Edward Glenn Willingham

    • United States. Navy; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • Newspaper photograph showing Edward Glenn Willingham, Naval flying officer, putting on his safety harness before taking the controls of a two-engined Navy patrol bomber. Edward Glenn Willlingham (1917-2004) was born in Willmington, NC. He was...
    • Henry Taylor House

    • Taylor Family; African American families; Taylor, Robert R. (Robert Robinson), 1868-1942.
    • Home of Henry Taylor, with his children and grand-children standing in front. Henry Taylor (see also Henry Taylor) was a free African American man who lived in Wilmington, NC in the 1800s. He was very involved in local civic and religious...
    • J. W. Futch and Edward Sandlin papers, 1930s-1940s

    • Futch, John William Henry, -- Jr. -- Correspondence; Sandlin, Edward Lofton -- Correspondence; Sandlin family; Futch family; Edward Lofton Sandlin Realty Company -- Correspondence; Real estate agents -- North Carolina -- Wilmington; Real estate...
    • This collection contains papers from the Sandlin and Futch families. The collection consists of financial records.
    • Fort Caswell Summer Encampment

    • Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 18th. Company G; Fort Caswell (N.C.)
    • Wilmington Light Infantry summer encampment at Ft. Caswell, NC around 1911. From left to right: Jim Holmes, George Lynch, Edward Z. King (1892-1978), David Loming, Jim Wilson, Pinky Turner. The Wilmington Light Infantry was a local militia unit...
    • Edward Savage Latimer House

    • Italianate style dwelling built for Edward S. Latimer (1857-1901), attorney and major shareholder in Wilmington Seacoast Railroad; and wife, Anna Giles Huske (1860-1934). Property remained in family until 1937.
    • Edward P. Bailey House

    • Second French Empire style house built for Edward P. Bailey (1856-1904), native of Sweden and wife, Annie Empie (1858-1915). Mr. Bailey was president of Wilmington Iron Works and a city alderman. Queen Anne style facade added in 1905. Residence of...
    • Walter Edward Yopp

    • Undertakers and undertaking; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; City council members
    • This image is a portrait of Walter Yopp. Walter Edward Yopp (1860-1933) was born in Wilmington, NC. He attended public school in Wilmington and became associated early on with his father, Samuel L. Yopp, as a mortician. In 1893, he established...


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