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    • Books for Servicemen and Servicewomen

    • Reading, military, packages, New Hanover County, North Carolina
    • Caroleen Hall packs paperback books into cardboard boxes to be weighed before they are shipped to service men and servicewomen overseas. She is an employee of Cape Fear Bonded Warehouse, where the books are being packed.
    • Bus Station

    • Transportation, Wilmington, NC
    • Brenda Brown (right), keeps her daughter Kim McShane (left), company as they wait for Kim's bus to New Bern to arrive.
    • CSX Tanker Derailment

    • Accidents, hazardous materials, New Hanover County, NC
    • Sas, Inc., Csx Transportation Inc. and the New Hanover County officials along with the S. Wilmington Volunteer Fire Dept. responded to a tanker derailment near the SAS business on HWY 421 N. The accident happened late morning. The tankers were...
    • Tony Loreti

    • Carolina Beach (N.C.); Mayors
    • Left to right: Camille Loreti, wife of Tony, Kim Roberts, and Rick Burroughs congratulate Tony Loreti, newly-elected Mayor of Carolina Beach. Anthony A. Loreti (1941- ), a native of south Philadelphia, was Mayor of Carolina Beach, NC for two...
    • James Johnson and Donquill Suell

    • Wilmington star-news (Wilmington,N.C.); Arbor Day; Keep America Beautiful Inc.
    • James Johhnson on left and Donquill Suell planting a tree. In honor of Arbor Day at Bellamy Elementary school, James Johnson (1980- )and Donquill Suell (1979- ) plant a red maple in front of the school. The event was also part of the Keep America...
    • Hill Haven Rehabilitation and Convelescent Center

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, disabilities, nursing homes, long term care facilities, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, patients, residents, parties
    • John Sola, in a balloon decorated wheelchair, is congratulated on celebrating his 30th birthday by UNC-W cheerleaders. His father, Bob Sola, stands behind him. John is a resident at Hillhaven Rehabilitation and Convalescent Center on 16th St.
    • New Hanover County Airport

    • Airports, New Hanover County
    • Arrivals off of Flight 1850 from Charlotte arriving at 4:27 p.m., are greeted by family and friends as other passengers await their flights at the New Hanover County Airport.
    • New Hanover County PTA

    • disadvantaged, learning , Wilmington, North Carolina
    • Children help Tannis Nelson of the PTA unload books from her car at Vesta Village. This is the third reading center established in public housing in the last four years. Books are donated by civic groups and individuals. The other centers are in...
    • George Rountree III

    • Rountree, George; Lawyers; Senators (United States)
    • Head shot of George Roundtree III George Rountree III (1933- ) is a prominent attorney, civic leader, and philanthropist. Born into a long-time Wilmington, NC family, he attended Isaac Bear School and the University of Arizona on an...
    • Ann Conner

    • Artists; University of North Carolina, Wilmington; College teachers
    • Ann Conner with some of her woodblock prints. Ann Louise Conner (1948- ) was born in Wilmington, NC and is the Chairman of the Department of Art and Art History at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Professor Conner is a nationally...
    • Mary Shreves Crow

    • Ceramic sculpture; Painting; Women artists
    • Mary Shreves Crow in her studio at her home. Mary Shreves Crow (1955- ) is an artist who lived in Wilmington, NC for several years. She has participated in many regional, national, and international exhbitions, as well as one-man shows and craft...
    • Point Caswell, NC

    • Pender County, North Carolina, rivers, homesteads, bars
    • This aged clapboard house in Point Caswell close to the Black River is Viola Sherman's old homestead that was originally built as a saloon in the mid to late 1800's.
    • Todd Miller

    • North Carolina Coastal Federation; Environmentalists
    • Portrait of Todd Miller. Todd Miller grew up in Ocean, NC. He holds both a Bachelor's and a Master's degree from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. In 1982, Miller founded the North Carolina Coastal Federation out of his home in Ocean...
    • Spot Nets in Pages Creek

    • North Carolina, New Hanover County, streams, saltwater, fishing, boating
    • Marion Harrell , standing at the end of an old wooden dock, switches nets off his boat (NC 872188) as 2 men walk among other boats on the other side of Pages Creek on Middle Sound.
    • Sunward Yacht Corp.

    • boat repairs, boats, New Hanover County, businesses
    • John Werdal, Dave McCall, Mark Nedabylek, and Randy Lewis finish a splash rail and prepare the bottom of a 48 ft. power boat for painting. The men all work Sunward Yacht Corp. The work was done at Port Cape Fear Marina and Boatyard on River Road...


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