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    • Moore's Creek Battleground, Pender County, NC.

    • Moore's Creek Battlefield, Pender County
    • One of the first battles of the American Revolution was fought at Moore's Creek (near Currie, NC, in Pender County) on February 27-28, 1776. It pitted local Patriots against Highland Scottish Loyalists. Former auditorium at Moore's Creek National...
    • Mike Harvell

    • Harvell, Mike; Sheriffs; Pender County (N.C.)
    • Head shot of Mike H. Harvell. Michael Henry Harvell (1947-2006) was the Sheriff of Pender County, NC from 1987 until his retirement in 2002. Before that he was a sergeant in the Wrightsville Beach police department. He also served in the Wallace...
    • Calvin Wright

    • Pender County (N.C.); Emergency workers; Volunteer fire fighters
    • Calvin Wright stands in front of a Pender County Emergency vehicle. In 1989, Calvin Wright was a volunteer emergency medical technician, a volunteer fireman, and a jailer for the Pender County Sheriff's Department.
    • Test Farm - Willard, NC - Pender County

    • Test Farm, Willard, Pender County
    • Agriculture has always been a major industry in North Carolina. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture established experimental farms throughout the state to help develop new techniques for growing crops and experimenting with different...
    • State Test Farm - Willard, NC - Pender County.

    • Test Farm, Willard, Pender County, Harvest, Dearing
    • A harvest celebration is held in early fall at the State Test Farm at Willard. The farm was supervised by Dr. Charles Dearing. Agriculture has always been a major industry in North Carolina. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture established...
    • State Test Farm - Willard, NC - Pender County.

    • Test Farm, Willard, Pender County, Harvest
    • A crowd enjoys the harvest festival at the test farm in Willard. Agriculture has always been a major industry in North Carolina. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture established experimental farms throughout the state to help develop new...
    • State Test Farm - Willard, NC - Pender County.

    • Test Farm, Willard, Pender County, Harvest
    • A large crowd is attentive to ceremonies held on the State Test Farm, marking the harvest festival in early fall. Agriculture has always been a major industry in North Carolina. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture established experimental...
    • Corporal Robert H. Worrell

    • Silver Star; Burgaw (N.C.); Pender County (N.C.)
    • Newspaper photograph of Cpl. Robert Worrell in uniform used in article "Our Men in Service", that ran periodically in the paper during WWII. Robert Henry Worrell (1921-1994) was born in Ashton, Pender County, NC. His family later lived in...
    • Dr. J. O. Perritt

    • Perritt family, physicians, medicine
    • Dr. John Olin Perritt, Jr. (1922), son of John Olin and Lallah Cherry Perritt, was born in Tarboro, North Carolina, November 14th, 1922. He married Miss Carolyn Bass and attended UNC-Chapel Hill (1949) and earned his medical education from both...
    • Neil Marcus Woodcock

    • Atkinson (N.C.); Pender County (N.C.) Board of Commissioners; World War II
    • Head shot used in newspaper article on Mr. Neil Marcus Woodcock's death. Neil Marcus Woodcock (1917-1999) was born in Atkinson, Pender County, NC. He was a 1933 graduate of Atkinson High School, and served in World War II for two and a half...
    • James Pritchard Herring

    • Educators; farming
    • Portrait of James Pritchard Herring. James Pritchard Herring (1865-1942) was born in Long Creek, Pender County, NC. He worked on his family's farm until the age of 18, when he started to teach school and save money to attend Wake Forest College....
    • Dorothy Elizabeth Lewis Millis

    • Pender County; Women; Castle Hayne (N.C.)
    • Color photograph of Ms. Millis used in her online obituary. Dorothy Elizabeth Lewis Millis (1916-2013) was born in Pender County and moved to Castle Hayne in 1948. She was married to Marion Millis who was the sheriff of New Hanover County from...
    • South Front Street - 100 block, west side.

    • S. Front Street, Pender's Market, St. Helena Dairy and Lunch Room, Seamen's Home and Bethel, Seamen's Bethel, Masonic Building
    • From left, Pender's Market, St. Helena Dairy and Lunch Room and the Seamen's Home and Bethel are some of the businesses that occupy the half-block between Muter's Alley and Dock streets. The 0 block of South Front Street is in the background. The...

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