Box OS 2
Contains 25 Results:
"Wilmington's Race Riot and the Rise of White Supremacy" / "The Ghosts of 1898"
Supplement printings of Timothy B. Tyson's "Wilmington's Race Riot and the Rise of White Supremacy" in Raleigh's The News and Observer and Wilmington's Star-News papers from November 17, 2006. There are two copies of the Star-News version. Located in Box OS 2. Full November 17, 2006 issue of The Charlotte Observer, which includes the supplement under the title "The Ghosts of 1898."
Photocopies of handwritten historical sketches of Fort Johnston, a Civil War era fort, from April 1819.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Feature article in the April 4, 2004 Star-News about Wilmington actor Henry Darrow. Two copies.
Wilmington Morning Star: "Drawing of Draft Lottery Numbers Continues"
October 30, 1940 issue of the Wilmington Morning Star with the feature article, "Drawing of Draft Lottery Numbers Continues," about the 327 local men enlisted within the first 1,100 order numbers.
Westbrook II, John L.
A 'Statement of Qualifications' for Burgaw, NC-based architect John L. Westbrook II. Includes examples of his development and preservation work.
The Hanover Sun articles
Two issues of "The Hanover Sun" from February 10 and February 17, 1971 regarding the student boycott and associated violence around school desegregation in Wilmington, N.C. Feature articles include: "Black Civil Rights Militant Rebellion in Wilmington" and "Tragedy Strikes Businessmen During Nine Violent Days."
Typed sections of books containing information on Confederate spy Rose Greenhow.
March 12, 1939 copy of the New York Times-Herald with a feature article about Rose Greenhow, “The South’s Woman Spy Won 1st Battle Bull Run.”
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Coloring book titled “A Visit to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with Patches the Clown.”
1997 Cancer Program Annual Report.
October 2000 issue of the New Hanover Health Network Community Report for Southeastern North Carolina. Two copies.
Wilmington African American Heritage Festival
Supplement to The Wilmington Journal from August 2003 for the second annual Wilmington African American Heritage Festival. Includes a directory listing of every Black citizen and business member from the 1897 Wilmington directory.
Wilmington Coup d'état of 1898