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    • Mary Shreves Crow

    • Ceramic sculpture; Painting; Women artists
    • Mary Shreves Crow in her studio at her home. Mary Shreves Crow (1955- ) is an artist who lived in Wilmington, NC for several years. She has participated in many regional, national, and international exhbitions, as well as one-man shows and craft...
    • Ruth Faison Shaw

    • Shaw, Ruth Faison, 1887-1969; Finger painting
    • Newspaper photograph of Ruth Faison Shaw demostrating her fingerpainting techniques. Ruth Faison Shaw (1888- 1969) was born in Kenansville, NC. She is credited with the rediscovering of the ancient technique of finger painting while in Rome,...
    • Rev. Adam Empie, D.D.

    • St. James Church (Wilmington, N.C.); Empie, Adam, 1785-1860
    • Painting of Dr. Adam Empie. Dr. Adam Empie (1785-1860) was known for his erudite, eloquent, and impassioned sermons. He started at St. James Episcopal Church, which was established by the NC General Assembly in 1729, in 1810. He successfully...
    • Delta Marine

    • North Carolina, boatbuilding, repairs
    • Tony Blanton of Delta Marine inspects an anchor chain that is ready for painting as another worker looks on.
    • Alex Manly

    • Armstrong Association of Philadelphia; African American newspaper editors; Wilmington Race Riot, Wilmington, N.C., 1898
    • Portrait of Alex Manly. Alex Manly (1866-1944) was born in Wake County, North Carolina to parents who were freed slaves of Governor Charles Manly. It is believed that Alex Manly is the son of Governor Manly. He attended the Hampton Institute where...
    • Painting Entrance to Airlie Gardens

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, advertisements, azaleas, billboards, tourist attractions, flowers, gardens, Intracoastal Waterway
    • David King of Naegele outdoor advertising hand paints a new Airlie Gardens entrance sign at the corner of Airlie Rd and Oleander Dr., near Wrightsville Beach.
    • J. B. F. Fales Residence

    • Fales, James Benjamin Franklin Fales (1859-1925), 6th St., Castle St., Davis family, Margaret Williams Davis, C.B. Davis, Jr.
    • Pictured is a painting of the house done by Margaret Williams Davis, wife of C. B. Davis, Jr., M.D. (Dr. Davis is a nephew of Dr. Fales). The house, located at 518 Castle St. on the SW corner, was built in 1909. The Fales family lived there until...
    • Sunward Yacht Corp.

    • boat repairs, boats, New Hanover County, businesses
    • John Werdal, Dave McCall, Mark Nedabylek, and Randy Lewis finish a splash rail and prepare the bottom of a 48 ft. power boat for painting. The men all work Sunward Yacht Corp. The work was done at Port Cape Fear Marina and Boatyard on River Road...
    • Bellamy Mansion Renovation

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, antebellum architecture, 5th and Market St., historic houses, tourist attractions, renovations, painters,
    • One lone workman from Tinney Painting climbs scaffolding as restoration work is being done at the rear of the mansion.
    • Bellamy Mansion Tours (3)

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, Historic district, historical houses, John D. Bellamy, slave quarters, museum, tourist attraction, antebellum architecture, tours
    • Photograph of the front of the Bellamy Mansion taken from across Market St. near the corner of 5th and Market St. House needs painting and repair work. A sign that says "Bellamy Mansion 1859 open" is attached to one of the large white colums near...
    • Virginia Wright-Frierson

    • Wright-Frierson, Virginia; Murals; Minnie Evans Sculpture Garden (Wilmington, N.C.); Women artists
    • Virginia Wright-Frierson, possibly at St. Johns Art Center. Virginia Wright-Frierson (1949- ) has remained a prominent artist in the city's art community since moving to Wilmington, NC in 1977. She has written and illustrated several children's...


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