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    • 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;...
    • NCRPC0862

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Gathering for the launching of the U.S.S. Southampton on the second anniversary of the establishment of the United States Navy's Women's Reserve. Pictured standing from left to right are Mary Blackwell, of Hartsville, SC; Josephine Eubanks, of...
    • Wrightsville Beach - Whale - April 1928.

    • Wrightsville Beach, Beaches, Whale
    • View of the whale (pictured center), which washed up on beach. A large sperm whale washed up on the beach (pictured center). The whale measured fifty-four feet in length and thirty-three feet in girth. Its tail was fourteen feet wide and the...
    • Feast of Pirates, 1927.

    • Feast of Pirates, Cape Fear River
    • To begin Feast of Pirates celebrations, a “pirate ship,” flying the scull and crossbones (pictured here) rounded a bend in the Cape Fear River and prepared to “capture” Wilmington. After doing “battle” with the Coast Guard cutter, Modoc, the...
    • McEachern Dairy Farm - New Hanover County.

    • McEachern Farm, Echo Farms, Dairy
    • For decades, the McEachern farm, known as Echo Farms, produced milk for thousands of New Hanover County families. Located on Carolina Beach Road, it was owned by Alexander O. McEachern (1869-1962). McEachern was a pioneer in the diary business,...
    • NCRPC0791

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Christening of the S.S. Roger Williams, North Carolina Shipbuilding Company hull no. 33. Pictured left to right are Governor Broughton, Mr. Chauler, Mrs. Broughton, Roger Williams, and Mrs. Chauler (daughter of Mr. Williams).
    • NCRPC0795

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the S.S. Alexander Martin, North Carolina Shipbuilding Company hull 18. Pictured left to right are Mrs. Hargrove Bellamy, Mr. Hargrove Bellamy, Mrs. Louise Hooper (mother of sponsor), Mr. Roger Williams (President of NC Shipbuilding...
    • NCRPC0799

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Pictured left to right are Senior Alencastro-Guimaraes, Brazilian Ambassador; Mrs. Roger Williams; Mr. Storer P. Ware, of the NC Shipbuilding Co.; Madam Alencastro-Guimaraes, sponsor; Captain Roger Williams, president of the NCSC and Mrs. P.F....
    • NCRPC0823

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Pictured left to right are Capt. Derek R. Scorer, RA; Mrs. Milburn; Mr. Roger Williams, president of NC Shipbuilding Co.; Miss Rachel Cameron; Brig. General B.L. Milburn; Miss Mary Ann Milburn, sponsor; Miss Barbara Martin, attendant and Capt. E....
    • NCRPC0824

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the S.S. Storm King on Sept. 17, 1943. NC Shipbuilding Company's 91st hull to be completed. Pictured are Mrs. P.F. Halsey (holding bottle), sponsor, Roger Williams (left), president of NC Shipbuilding Co., and Homer L. Ferguson...
    • NCRPC0831

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching part of the S.S. Midnight. Pictured left to right are Miss T. McMahon, Mrs. W.S. McMahon, attendant; Mr. W.S. McMahon, assistant vice president and general manager of the NC Shipbuilding Co.; Mr. S.P. Ware, secretary of NC Shipbuiliding...

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