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    • Joe and Dorothy Nesbitt Collection, 1958-2011

    • Nesbitt, Joseph Gordon, -- 1917-2008 -- Photographs; Nesbitt, Dorothy Buckeridge -- Scrapbooks; Photographs -- History -- North Carolina -- Wilmington; Scrapbooks -- Dance
    • This collection consists of 7 boxes of primarily photographs by and collected by Joe Nesbitt; and papers concerning dance collected and generated by Dorothy Nesbitt.
    • Catherine Kennedy Home Collection, (1868-1999)

    • Kennedy, Catherine; Catherine Kennedy Home -- Correspondence; Catherine Kennedy Home -- History; Catherine Kennedy Home -- Photographs; Ladies Benevolent Society (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Poor women -- North carolina -- Wilmington; Elderly...
    • Collection consists of both photographs and documents kept and/or gathered by various individuals associated with the Home, including Elizabeth Whitehead Taylor and Augusta B. Spencer. Most of the collection are photographs (persons unidentfied)...
    • Mary Sell Head Collection

    • Head, Mary B. Sell, -- 1921-1992 -- Photographs; Sell family; Military spouses -- North Carolina -- Wilmington
    • The collection contains the Sell family photographs, along with the personal papers of Mary B. Sell Head. Collection dates from approximately 1938-1992.
    • 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...
    • The Josephine Brown Dunn Saint Thomas Preservation Society Collection, 1834-1999

    • Church of St. Thomas (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Church of St. Thomas (Wilmington, N.C.) -- Photographs; Saint Mary Church (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America -- History; St. Thomas Preservation Society --...
    • Collection consists of financial statements of St. Thomas Preservation Society, St. Thomas Parish history and photographs of St. Thomas Preservation Society's early members and the condition of the building after the 1966 fire, one photograph...
    • Peoples Savings and Loan Association, 1950-1990

    • Peoples Savings & Loan Association (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Peoples Savings & Loan Association (Wilmington, N.C.) -- Photographs; Peoples Building & Loan Association (Wilmington, N.C.); Peoples Federal Savings & Loan Association (Wilmington,...
    • Collection is comprised of photographs and newspaper clippings relating to the Peoples Building & Loan Association, Peoples Savings & Loan Association, Peoples Federal Savings & Loan Association, Peoples Savings Bank, and personnel. Included are...
    • Lovering Collection, 1890-1954

    • Lovering, Helen, -- 1904-1999 -- Photograph collections; Lovering family; Mears family; Beaches -- North Carolina. -- Wilmington; Architectiture, Domestic -- North Carolina -- Wilmington; Hurricane Hazel, 1954
    • The collection consists of 221 photographs and negatives documenting family and friends of Helen Lovering, as well as a variety of Wilmington, North Carolina locations and events. The majority of the photographs were taken between 1920 and 1950.
    • Alice B. Moore Sisson Collection

    • Sisson, Alice B. Moore (1919-2004); Sisson, William Eliason (1910-1997); Borden Family; Moore Family; Henderson Familly; Lee Family
    • The collection mainly consists of personal papers of and about Mrs. Sisson, her family and their achievements. She was her family's chronicler. The collection contains photographs, newspaper articles, programs, deeds of property, and biographical...
    • Blockade Runner Motor Hotel

    • Blockade Runner Hotel
    • This divided back postcard features a photograph taken by Hugh Morton which captures sailboats racing in front of the Blockade Runner Motor Hotel at Wrightsville Beach.
    • Greenfield Lake Park - 1934.

    • Greenfield Lake, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter
    • An Easter Egg hunt held at Greenfield. An item in the Wilmington News, 5 April 1934, reported that the public egg hunt was sponsored by the Wilmington Lions Club. Photographs of the "throng of 2,000 children" were taken by Louis T. Moore...
    • Portrait of John B. Lovering

    • studio portrait
    • Portrait of John B. Lovering, brother of Theodore and Daisy Lovering. Census records indicate that of seven or eight children in the Lovering family, only Theodore and Daisy survived to later adulthood. Theodore married Susan Kidder Meares...


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