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Box 1

 Container

Contains 20 Results:

World Day of Prayer Program, 1934 February 16

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Contains a program that was likely used to plan a church service and includes handwritten annotations.

Dates: 1934 February 16

Confederate Memorial Day Exercises program, 1938 June 5

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Contains a program for Confederate Memorial Day exercises at Arlington National Cemetery.

Dates: 1938 June 5

Wilimington Choral Society program, 1952 December 7-9

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Contains a program for the Wilmington Choral Society's performance of George Handel's "The Messiah" and "Christmas Carols and Anthems". The group performed at the Protestant Chapel at Camp Lejeune and at Thalian Hall.

Dates: 1952 December 7-9

For National Defense: Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company, 1941

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents

Contains a magazine of photographs of workers with the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company constructing wartime ships. The magazine includes images of the North Carolina Shipyard located on the Cape Fear River in Wilmington. Also included is a complete list of ships built by the company with their hull number, type, owner, and date of delivery.

Dates: 1941

Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company Shipyard Bulletin, 1941-1945

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Contains 5 issues of the Shipyard Bulletin newsletter including: Vol. 8, No. 3; Vol. 8 No. 4; Vol. 8, No. 12; Vol. 10, No. 5; Vol. 10, No. 8. Each newsletter contains information on various ships' movements and other news of events at the shipyard.

Dates: 1941-1945

Five Years of North Carolina Shipbuilding, 1941-1946

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Contains a booklet providing an overview of the history of the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company. Also included are photographs of important individuals and staff, various sites and facilities at the shipyard, and everyday activities of the workers including their homes, schools, recreation, and more. This booklet was published in replacement of the regular May 1946 issue of "The North Carolina Shipbuilder".

Dates: 1941-1946

North Carolina Shipyard ephemera, 1941-1943, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Contains ephemera pertaining to the North Carolina Shipyard.

Dates: 1941-1943, undated

"Welcome to Trailer Camp" by P.J. Coppedge, undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Contains a poem written by a shipyard worker about the North Carolina Shipyard.

Dates: undated

World War II newspaper clippings, 1941 December 7

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Contains newspaper clippings glued to a sheet of paper pertaining to the launch of of the Zebulon B. Vance liberty ship in Wilmington and President Roosevelt's message to Japan.

Dates: 1941 December 7

Newspaper clipping: Zebulon B. Vance liberty ship launch, 1941 December 7

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Contains a newspaper clipping of a photograph of the launching of the Zebulon B. Vance liberty ship.

Dates: 1941 December 7