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Cyrus Hogue, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-264
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and other documents associated with Cyrus Hogue's involvement in advocating for a new bridge crossing over the Cape Fear River in Wilmington. After decades of campaigning by local citizens, the Wilmington bridge project finally came to fruition with the completion of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge in 1969. Hogue, a local Wilmington lawyer and Chairman of the Democratic Party, was instrumental in working the State Highway Commission and Governor Terry...
Dates: 1962-1969

John Jay Burney, Jr. Personal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-211
Scope and Contents

This collection primarily contains papers, records, photos, speeches, and correspondence of John J. Burney, Jr. from his enlistment into the Army in 1943, directly from high school graduation, through the end of the 20th century.

Dates: 1918-1999

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  • Names: Wilmington College. Board of Trustees X
  • Subject: Wilmington (N.C.) X
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Cape Fear Memorial Bridge (Wilmington, N.C.) 1
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World War, 1939-1945 1
 
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Babcock, W. F. (Willard F.), 1917-1991 1
Burney, John Jay, Jr., 1924-2010 1
Evans, Merrill Jennings, 1904-1993 1
Faircloth, Lauch, 1928- 1
Hogue, Cyrus D., Jr., 1921-2017 1