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    • Diane Cobb Cashman and Andrew Harriss, Jr.

    • Cashman, Diane Cobb, 1938-; Lower Cape Fear Historical Society; Harriss, Andrews, Jr., 1898-1998
    • Photograph of Diane Cobb Cashman and Andrew Harriss, Jr. at a "Cape Fear Adventure" Christmas party. Diane Cobb Cashman (1938- ) is a prolific local author and researcher. She was a former president and longtime archivist for the Lower Cape Fear...
    • Bingo at American Legion Post 10

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, clubs, meeting halls, veterans organizations, wars, Masonboro Loop Road, games, fund raisers
    • Milton Woodle calls out bingo numbers at the American Legion Post 10 located at 702 Pine Grove Dr.
    • Bladen County Courthouse

    • North Carolina, bicentennial, government buildings, monuments,
    • A 2 story brick structure at 166 Couthouse Dr. ,Elizabethtown, the county seat. The front grounds has a granite marker with "the freedom bell" set into it with the inscription "in honor of Bladen County patriots: those who have served their country...
    • POW/MIA Billboard

    • advertisements, movies, theater, Vietnam, wars, conflicts
    • Billboard "Hanoi release our POW/MIA's" and a Cinema drive-in sign showing Chuck Norris in his two missing in action hits and advertising fleamarket every Say & Sun.
    • Harriss House

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    • Queen Anne style house built for Andrew Howell Harriss (1872-1956), physician and surgeon; and wife, Mary Bolles (1875-1967), native of Southport, NC. Dr. Harriss served in the Spanish American and First World Wars. Two-story porch added in...
    • Price-Leiner House

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    • Neoclassical Revival style house built for Willie Ann Wood Price (1857-1931), widow of William P. Price (1853-1904). Purchased in 1919 by Ludwig Leiner (1862-1951); and wife, Katie Stuart Burriss (1880-1970). A native of Bavaria, he served in the...
    • Corneilus Ellis Anderson, Sr

    • Church of God in Christ; African Americans--North Carolina--Wilmington
    • Color photograph of Bishop Anderson in his church robes. Bishop Cornelius Ellis Anderson, Senior (1932-2012) was born in Texas and passed away in Charlotte, NC. He accepted a call to the ministry and was ordained in October 1959 in the Church of...
    • National Cemetery Wilmington N.C.

    • cemeteries, Confederacy, deaths, wars, graveyards, tombstones, Market St., burials, military, funerals
    • Tree- lined Street in the cemetery showing the gazebo, which has a pointed roof and wrough-iron decorative work on it and white stone grave markers. The Street is unpaved. First internments were in April and May 1867. Where approximately...
    • Earvin Long

    • Veterans; World War II
    • Earvin Long at the VFW Post 6066 in Nakina, NC. Earvin Willard Long (1926-1991) was born in Columbus County, NC. A veteran of WWII, he was very active with the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He had a rare disease called Castleman's disease, which he...

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