This mural found in the U.S. Post office on North Front Street depicts Wilmington's busy marketplace during the 1840s. Commissioned as a WPA project, the mural was painted by William F. Pfohl of Winston-Salem.
Cape Fear River, Seaboard Air Line Terminal, Boats
This divided back postcard features an illustration which depicts the Seaboard Air Line Terminal docks along Wilmington's northern waterfront. It is the modern site of the Wilmington Convention Center.
This divided back postcard features an illustration which depicts the Landis Hotel at Wrightsville Beach. Owned and operated by Mrs. C. M. Landis, the establishment is described as ""spic and span"" and equipped with ""Beauty Rests.""
Cape Fear River, Steamer Wilmington, Ferry, Riverboat, Boats
This divided back postcard features a handcolored image which depicts the Steamer Wilmington ferrying passengers down the Cape Fear River. John W. Harper was the proprietor of the Wilmington, Southport, and Carolina Beach Steamboat line according...