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    • D & E Car Exchange

    • automobile dealers, cars, businesses
    • This photograph captures the grand opening of the D & E Car Exchange on April 24, 1972 on Market Street in Wilmington, N.C. Pictured are R. Zimmerman, Jimmy Metts, Jimmy Flynn, L. E. LaMarsh, J. G. Slim Dubose, Martin Dubose, and Mrs. Edith...
    • Autorama

    • New Hanover County, North Carolina, automobile dealers
    • Around 600 cars, trucks, and vans occupy a major part of the Long Leaf mall parking lot as 11 Wilmington area dealerships participate in an autorama.
    • Roy Brown

    • Burgaw (N.C.); Antique dealers
    • Thelma and Roy Brown restoring a trunk behind their store in Burgaw. Thelma Marie Croom Brown (1930-2009) and her husband Roy N. Brown (1912-1997?) ran an antiques store called Wagon Wheel Antiques in Burgaw, Pender County, for 20 years.
    • Jones-Mitchell House

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    • Built for Jane Jones (1786-1855), this house was remodeled in the Italianate style during the ownership of Benjamin F. Mitchell (1812-1894); and wife, Sarah Swann (1813-1881). A native of Maine, he was a partner in the firm of Mitchell and...
    • M. F. Croom Co.

    • receipt, M. F. Croom Co., Croom, wine, liquor, tobacco, Water Street,
    • A receipted bill for M. F. Croom Co. - "Wholesale and Retail Dealers in Wines, Liquors, Tobacco, Cigars, &c." "North Carolina Whiskies and Brandies a Specialty."
    • Rankin & Martin Warehouse

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    • Vernacular style warehouse built for Rankin & Martin, naval stores merchants. Purchased in 1889 by Burr & Bailey Ironworks. Acquired in 1902 by Wilmington Towing & Construction Company and occupied by W.B. Thorpe & Company, dealers in coal, wood...
    • Cape Fear Motor Sales

    • Automobile dealers--United States
    • Taken at Cape Fear Motor Sales at the opening of the Mercury Dealership at North 2nd Street in Wilmington, NC between 1940 and 1955. The woman on the left holding the bottle is Easter Peeler (1921-2003), buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park. The...
    • Smith-Sternberger House

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    • Neoclassical Revival style house built for Joseph David Smith (1857-1935), secretary-treasurer of J.F. Garrell & Company, insurance; and wife Alice Garrell (b. 1864). Purchased in 1903 by Julius Sternberger (1871-1933), of Sternberger Brothers,...
    • Daggett-Taylor House

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    • Queen Anne style house built for Eliza Whitehead Daggett (1846-1907), widow of William T. Daggett (1832-1893), partner in firm of Hancock & Daggett, paint and oil dealers. Purchased in 1911 by Edgar Taylor (1858-1922), wholesale fish dealer; and...
    • Deans-Maffitt House

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    • Greek Revival style house built for James Irving Deans (1824-1877), native of Scotland; and wife, Ellen Geary (1833-1917), native of Ireland. He was a bookkeeper with Edward Kidder & Sons, lumber dealers. After his death she ran a boarding house....
    • Berry Armon Williams

    • City council members; New Hanover County (N.C.). Board of Commissioners; Automobile dealers
    • Portrait of Berry Armon Williams. Berry Armon Williams (1921-2008) was born in Columbus County, NC. He worked as an automobile salesman in Wilmington, NC for more than forty years. Williams served two terms on the Board of County Commissioners...

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