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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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Imam Qasim Ahmed

    • Imams; Islam
    • Photograph of Imam Qasim Ahmed speaking at a Muslim rally held at the Martin Luther King Center in Wilmington, NC. Imam Qasim Ahmed has spoken several times at the Tawheed Islamic Center of Wilmington. He was possibly the first Imam to open a...
    • 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...
    • Baseball at Hardee Field

    • New Hanover County, baseball teams
    • Megan St. Ledger stands at attention with her team mates during the national anthem before the Winter Park - Whiteville baseball game at Hardee Field in Wilmington. N.C. Megan is the bat girl, and her father, Jeep St. Ledger, is the coach.
    • D. J. Peterson

    • Columbus County (N.C.)
    • Daniel Jerome Peterson (1944- ) in front of the Cheerful Hope Baptist Church in Columbus County, NC. Cheerful Hope Baptist church in Delco is the oldest active baptist church in Ransom Township, Columbus County, NC. The church was started circa...
    • 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...


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