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    • Wrightsville Beach, NC - Station One.

    • Wrightsville Beach, Beaches, Station One
    • Banks Channel, showing the beach car trestle from Harbor Island to the beach. The Oceanic Hotel and the Green Lantern Tea Room (built over Banks Channel) are in the background. The 1935 fishing fleet captains included Walter Stokely, Willie Moore,...
    • Orton Billard & Pool Rooms

    • Basement is the only surviving section of Orton Hotel which was built in 1886 for Col. Kenneth Murchison (1831-1906). Billiard and pool rooms, steam laundry, bakery, and bar room installed during the 1888 enlargement by W. A. Bryan, proprietor....
    • Brady House

    • Built by Robert Henderson Brady (1859-1936), bricklayer; builder and contractor, for his wife, Willie Wallace (1864-1944), as their family residence. Remained in family until 1979.
    • Reuben Grant Cottage

    • Cottage built for Reuben Grant (1818-1880), native of Onslow County, Methodist minister and longtime member of Fifth Street Methodist Episcopal Church; and wife, Sarah Ann Dawson (1823-1888). Purchased in 1885 by Willie Ann Wood Price (1857-1931),...
    • Dr. James Buren Sidbury

    • Sidbury family, physicians, Babies Hospital, Dr. James Buren Sidbury
    • Dr. James Buren Sidbury, Jr., son of James Buren, Sr. and Willie Daniel Sidbury, was born January 13th, 1922, in Wilmington, North Carolina. His father James and sister, Rowena S. Hall Lenart, were also Physicians (Pediatrics). He married Ms....
    • Dr. J. B. Sidbury, Sr.?

    • Sidbury family, Daniel family, physicians, Pediatricians, Babies Hospital
    • Dr. James Buren Sidbury, Sr., (1886-7967), son of Verlinza and Fannie Willims Sidbury, was born March 2nd, 1886 in Holly Ridge, North Carolina. He married Miss Willie Daniel and they had a son, James Buren Sidbury, Jr. and daughter, Rowena Sidbury...
    • Collins-Jones House

    • Dutch Colonial style house built for Walter May Collins (1869-1945), native of Lincolnshire, England, farmer; and wife, Wilella James (1875-1961), native of Pender County. Purchased in 1946 by Willie Avant Jones, Sr. (1895-1976), native of...
    • Frances Weller

    • Television news anchors; Television stations
    • Head shot of Frances Weller. Frances Rosalie Weller (1959- ) is a popular television co-anchor on WECT. She has worked at WECT since 1982. She was born in Wilmington, NC, and attended Alderman Elementary, Roland Grise Middle School, and Hoggard...
    • Willie Stargell

    • Stargell, Willie, 1940-2001; Pittsburgh Pirates (Baseball team)
    • Head shot of Willie Stargell Wilver Dornell "Willie" Stargell (1940-2001) played baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates for over 20 years. He was one of the greatest home run hitters ever, and a powerhouse for the Pirates. He once held the record...
    • Margaret Weller and Willie Stargell

    • Counseling
    • Margaret Weller and new husband Willie Stargell exit St. Paul's Episcopal Church after their wedding. Margaret Elizabeth Weller (1959- ) is a Wilmington, NC native. She is the twin sister of WECT-TV Co-Anchor Frances Weller, and the younger...
    • Mr. W.H. Sprunt

    • Sprunt Family, hospitals, nurses, donations
    • Mr. Sprunt was affectionately called "Mr. Willie," by the nurses at James Walker Memorial Hospital. In 1904, he gave the colored ward a certified check for 10,000.00
    • Price-Leiner House

    • 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...
    • Parker Quince Moore

    • Mayors
    • Portrait of Parker Quince Moore. Parker Quince Moore (1876-1943) was born in Wilmington, NC, the son of Susan Eugenie Beery and Roger Moore. He attended the Rutherford Military Institute. For a period of time he worked with his brother at the firm...


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