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    • Bill Powell with Ben Steelman

    • Powell, William Stevens, 1919-; Historians; Authors
    • Photograph of Bill Powell with Ben Steelman at a book signing for the "Encyclopedia of North Carolina" in the North Carolina Room of the New Hanover County Public Library. William S. Powell (1919- ), known as Bill, is a renowned North Carolina...
    • Hugh Morton and Family

    • Morton, Hugh M.; Grandfather Mountain (N.C.); North Carolina (Battleship BB-55)
    • Hugh Morton and family in their 1964 Christmas card in front of the USS North Carolina. From left to right: Hugh Jr. (1949-1996), Jimmy (1951- ), Catherine (1958- ), Judy (1946- ), Julia (1926- ) and Hugh Morton (1921-2006). Hugh MacRae Morton...
    • Dr. Solomon Sachwell

    • Sachwell family, physicians, medicine, typhoid fever
    • Dr. Solomon Sampson Satchwell (1821-1892), son of James and Elizabeth Windley Satchwell. He was married to Elizabeth Vanderveer of New Jersey; Ann Victoria Moore, daughter of Alfred L. Moore of New Hanover County; Sara Bell, daughter of Fletcher...
    • Dr. Solomon Satchwell

    • physicians, typhoid fever, Satchwell family
    • Dr. Solomon Sampson Satchwell (1821-1892), son of James and Elizabeth Windley Satchwell. He was married to Elizabeth Vanderveer of New Jersey; Ann Victoria Moore, daughter of Alfred L. Moore of New Hanover County; Sara Bell, daughter of Fletcher...
    • GROW Collection, 1979-1998

    • Gay rights -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County; AIDS activists -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County; Counseling -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County; Gays -- Abuse of -- North Carolina; Lesbians -- Abuse of -- North Carolina;...
    • The Collection contains a series of letters transcribed from primary sources located at the Virginia Military Institute archives concerning Mark Bernard Hardin. Letters of correspondence with Mark B. Hardin range from 1849 to 1899, while letters...
    • Boney Family Architects

    • Architects--North Carolina-- Biography
    • Family photograph of the Boneys. From right to left: Leslie Norwood Boney, Sr., Leslie Boney, Jr., William Joseph Boney, Charles Hussey Boney, Paul Boney in front. Leslie Norwood Boney (1880-1964) was a well-known and respected architect in...
    • William Dallas Herring

    • Education--North Carolina
    • ( William) Dallas Herring was born in Rose Hill, North Carolina in 1916. He lived his entire life in the house in which he was born, which became the Duplin County Historical Foundation Library. He became the youngest mayor in the nation when he...
    • Claude Howell

    • Howell, Claude, 1915-1997
    • Photograph of Claude Howell in his studio/apartment. Claude Howell (1915-1997) was one of North Carolina's premier painters. His paintings were mainly concerned with the North Carolina coastal areas, documenting the people and landscapes of the...
    • James Ozborn Carr

    • North Carolina. General Assembly; United States. Attorney (North Carolina : Eastern District)
    • Portrait of James Ozborn Carr. James Ozborn Carr (1869-1949) was born in Kenansville, NC. He was educated in the public schools of Duplin County, NC and attended the University of North Carolina for both his Bachelor's and Law degrees. In 1898,...
    • Sally Spears Hicks

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    • Portrait of Sally Spears Hicks. Sally Spears Hicks (1861-1932), also known as Mrs. Rufus W. Hicks, was instrumental in starting what became the first federated woman's club in North Carolina (1896). After hosting an interest meeting in her home in...
    • Dr. Thomas Fanning Wood

    • Wood, Thomas Fanning, 1841-1892; North Carolina. State Board of Health; Soldiers--Confederate States of America
    • Studio portrait of Dr. Thomas Wood. Dr. Thomas Fanning Wood (1831-1892) was born in Wilmington, NC. Wood was a Confederate veteran of the Civil War, assigned to duty in the 18th regiment of the North Carolina Infantry, Company I, known as the...
    • Clyde Edgerton

    • Edgerton, Clyde, 1944- ; Authors; University of North Carolina, Wilmington
    • Publicity head shot of Clyde Edgerton. Clyde Edgerton (1944- ) was born in Bethesda, near Durham, NC. He attended the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and is a decorated Vietnam veteran. He has taught at Campbell University, St. Andrew's...
    • Herbert McKim

    • Wrightsville Beach (N.C.); Architects
    • Photograph of retiring Chamber of Commerce President Herbert McKim (right) accepting an award of appreciation from Howard A. Penton, Jr., incoming Chamber president. Herbert Pope McKim (1928-2010) was born in Robesonville, NC. He received his...
    • Martin S.  Willard Collection, 1810-1993

    • Willard, Martin Stevenson, -- 1858-1933; Willard, Martin Stevenson, -- 1858-1933. -- Correspondence; Carolina Insurance Comany -- History; North Carolina. -- Dept. of Insurance -- History; New Hanover County (N.C.). -- Board of Commissioners --...
    • This collection contains 35 boxes holding ledgers, correspondence, pamphlets, scrapbooks, newspapers, deeds, photographs, and insurance documents. Boxes 1-6 contain ledgers filled with correspondence from Willard’s insurance business. There are 16...
    • Major Graham Kerr Hobbs

    • Lawyers; Veterans of World War I of the U.S.A.; North Carolina. General Assembly
    • Portrait of Major Graham Kerr Hobbs. Graham Kerr Hobbs (1887-1936) was born in Sampson County, NC. He attend the University of North Carolina (now the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. During World War I, Hobbs was commissioned a Captain...
    • Joshua Grainger Wright

    • Soldiers--Confederate States of America--Biography; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • Photograph of Joshua Grainger Wright, taken from "History of North Carolina, Vol. IV North Carolina Biography." Joshua Grainger Wright (1840-1900) was born in the family home now known as the Burgin-Wright House. He was a soldier, businessman,...
    • Thomas S. Kenan

    • Soldiers--Confederate States of America; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • Studio photograph of Thomas S. Kenan. Colonel Thomas Stephen Kenan (1838-1911) was a Confederate soldier and later a politician in North Carolina. He was the great-grandson of Revolutionary war general James Kenan, namesake of Kenansville. ...

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