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Block 22, 1902-1919, undated

 Series — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

Contains materials pertaining to real estate transactions of Wilmington’s Block 22, the parameters being S. Sixth Street, Wright Street, S. Seventh Street, and Meares Street. These documents include envelopes and packets, plat drawings, single sheets of notes, business correspondence, deeds, descriptions of the locations, Mechanics' Home Association documents, and newspaper clippings. Names of specific people mentioned in these records include Farris and F. W. Kerchner. This list is not conclusive, as many records are incomplete or illegible. Specific dates mentioned in these records include 1902, 1904, 1906, 1912, 1916, and 1919, although the bulk of the materials are undated and likely range from the 1870s to 1920.


  • Creation: 1902-1919, undated


Conditions Governing Access

Access to some materials in this collection has been restricted by Special Collections in order to preserve the original materials. Contact the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History at for information on access to this collection.


From the Collection: 24 Containers (Contains 18 bankers boxes, 2 document boxes, 1 oversize box, and 3 oversize folders)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English