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Box 2


Contains 6 Results:

General information, 1993-2019, undated

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents These thirteen folders contain various notes, print outs, newspaper articles, correspondence, council agendas, Memorial Park papers, local event information, external activities of Bertha's, photographs, and research related to the 1898 Centennial Foundation. Material here may be relevant to other files in this series, but has been maintained in the original order with which Bertha had them arranged upon donation. Files were originally labeled "1898," "1898 General," or "1898 information."...
Dates: 1993-2019, undated

1898 background information, 1997-2013, undated

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Contains historical information related to the 1898 coup and those involved, as well as a photo of Daniel Sadgwar, of the Sadgwar family that Alex Manly married into. A copy of Wrightsville Beach magazine from April 2007 is also included, which contains a write up on the MacRae family. Hugh MacRae was one of the original perpetrators of the 1898 coup.

Dates: 1997-2013, undated

Memorial and recognition research, 1999-2009

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

Contains print outs and articles about similar memorials and recognition efforts in other states and countries.

Dates: 1999-2009

Additional resources, 2002-2007, undated

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

Contains information from Partners for Economic Inclusion, VISIONS, and the Lower Cape Fear Historical Society about Elizabeth McKoy.

Dates: 2002-2007, undated

Symposium lectures, 1998

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 10-12
Scope and Contents

Contains five VHS tapes of the 1898 Symposium Lecture series.

Dates: 1998

General information, 1970-2002

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents These four folders contain correspondence, newspaper articles, event programs, personal write-ups, publications featuring Bertha, official documents from her career with New Hanover County schools, and content related to her Civil Rights efforts and experiences with desegregation. They have been maintained in the original order and grouping with which Bertha donated them and were all labeled "Biography - Bertha." Highlights include her original teaching certification and contracts with New...
Dates: 1970-2002