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Wessel & Eilers Business Ledger

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Identifier: SC-MS-002
Scope and Contents

H.B. Eilers and J. Wessell opened a wholesale grocery and liquor business December 8, 1851 in Wilmington. The business was located at No. 1 and 2 of P.K. Dickinson’s Building on North Water Street. This collection consists of a ledger book for the firm that covers 1853 – 1856. The ledger has an alphabetical index in the front and contains 557 pages of entries.

Dates: 1853-1856, 1984

William J. Hoke Captain's Commission

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Identifier: SC-MS-012
Abstract

This collection contains a commission for William J. Hoke as a Captain of the Southern Guards, a Rifle Company attached to the Seventieth Regiment, North Carolina Militia, on December 11, 1850. His commission was signed by North Carolina Governor Charles Manly and his private secretary, Andrew J. Terrill.

Dates: 1850

Wilmington Art Association Records

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Identifier: SC-MS-198
Scope and Contents The collection contains the records of the Wilmington Art Association, which was founded in 1971 and is the second organization to use this name. Included are articles of incorporation, by-laws, mailing lists, and newsletters. The collection also contains three scrapbooks, which document the artists and events associated with the organization over the course of thirty years. The scrapbooks include ephemera, flyers, newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, and artist spotlights. The...
Dates: 1971-1999

Wilmington, NC and the Lower Cape Fear Area During the Civil War

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Identifier: SC-MS-026
Scope and Contents Excerpts of letters, diaries, papers, and published materials comprise the body of this research collection, which relate specifically to Wilmington and the Lower Cape Fear (LCF) during the Civil War. Subjects include troop movements, civilian life, shipping, prisoners of war, and military engagements. Wilmington was the last Confederate port to be captured; blockading and blockade runners and the defense and capture of Fort Fisher are especially well represented. Items of local...
Dates: 1855, 1861-1865, undated

Wilmington, North Carolina, 1898 Coup D'état (Newspapers)

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Identifier: SC-MS-132
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of issues of the Wilmington Daily Record, The Evening Dispatch, and fragments of the New York Journal around the time of and covering the Wilmington coup in 1898. The Journal makes explicit reference to the "riots" in Wilmington, gives the death toll as sixteen killed, and reprints the text of the Alex Manley...
Dates: 1898 (photocopies)

Wilmington, North Carolina Historic Buildings Survey

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Identifier: SC-MS-029
Scope and Contents The Junior League of Wilmington began a survey of Wilmington’s historic buildings in 1974. The league extracted data from courthouse records and the Sanford Insurance maps and wrote on-site descriptions. This research was the basis of "Old Wilmington Guidebook," which the Junior League published in 1978.The papers are filed in 249 folders, each folder labeled with the street name and number and, if appropriate, the name of the building or item. Folders contain some or all of the...
Dates: 1974-1978

Wilmington Printing Company Collection

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Identifier: SC-MS-340
Scope and Contents

Contains photographs, negatives, slides, large prints, and two small water color paintings either used during the printing process or printed by the Wilmington Printing Company.

Dates: Undated

"Wilmington Riot of November 10, 1898" Source Documents

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Identifier: SC-MS-069
Scope and Contents This collection was compiled in 1973 by Michael Glancy, to complete his Multiple Abilities Project research report entitled "The Wilmington Riot of November 10, 1898." The collection includes xerographic, microform, and photocopies of newspaper and periodical articles, letters, memoranda, resolutions, and memoirs of some of the principal participants in the November 10, 1898 racially-motivated coup d'etat of Wilmington, NC. Featured persons include Alfred Moore Waddell, Senator Marion...
Dates: 1865-1936 (photocopies)

Zita Reitblatt Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-346
Scope and Contents This collection contains the personal files of Zita Reitblatt including postcards, newspaper clippings, handwritten notes, printed articles, along with Rosenwald schools research files. The dates of the papers range from 1964 to 2017. The postcards in the collection document the locations of local places and other countries. The research conducted on the Rosenwald schools highlight the lasting impact of the Rosenwald School Fund in North Carolina. The photographs in the collection are of the...
Dates: 1964-2017

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Randall Library Special Collections 106
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Subject
Wilmington (N.C.) 32
University of North Carolina, Wilmington -- History -- Sources 18
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 17
correspondence 17
North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources 15
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New Hanover County (N.C.) 14
Public universities and colleges 14
Arts 13
Education -- North Carolina 13
Education, Higher 13
Families -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 13
photocopies 12
Artists -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 11
North Carolina 10
United States -- Politics and government -- Sources 10
Universities and colleges -- Administration 10
Artists 9
North Carolina -- Politics and government 9
Religion 9
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 9
New Hanover County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 7
Politicians 7
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 7
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century 7
World War, 1939-1945 7
African Americans -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- History 6
Education -- New Hanover County (N.C.) 6
Political 6
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 6
Wilmington Massacre, Wilmington, N.C., 1898 6
African Americans -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County -- History 5
Business enterprises -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 5
Civil rights movements -- United States 5
Wilmington (N.C.) -- Race relations 5
Brunswick County (N.C.) 4
Political Campaigns -- North Carolina 4
Universities and colleges -- Planning 4
Wilmington College -- History -- Sources 4
photographs 4
Art -- History 3
Authors 3
Business records 3
College administrators 3
College students 3
Commencement ceremonies 3
Drawings (visual works) 3
Feature films -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Festivals -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Legislators -- North Carolina 3
North Carolina--History--19th century 3
Physicians -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
School integration 3
Special events 3
Universities and colleges -- Curricula 3
Universities and colleges -- Departments 3
Universities and colleges -- Finance 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- History -- Sources 3
deeds 3
newspapers 3
prints (visual works) 3
Archaeology 2
Architects -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 2
Baseball -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- History 2
College presidents 2
College sorority members 2
College trustees 2
Confederate States of America -- History 2
Deeds -- North Carolina -- Craven County 2
Duplin County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 2
Families 2
Farms -- North Carolina 2
Fear, Cape (N.C.) 2
Fort Fisher (N.C. : Fort) -- Capture, 1865 2
Fort Fisher (N.C.) 2
Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper 2
Governors -- North Carolina 2
Hurricanes -- North Carolina 2
Illustrated London news 2
Maps -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 2
Meteorological stations -- North Carolina 2
Motion picture plays 2
Music 2
Nonprofit organizations 2
North Carolina -- History -- Sources 2
North Carolina Living Treasures Award 2
North Carolina--Genealogy 2
North Carolina--History, local 2
Onslow County (N.C.) 2
Pardon 2
Physicians -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 2
Railroads -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- History 2
Television scripts 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Blockades 2
Universities and colleges -- Employees 2
Universities and colleges -- Professional staff 2
Universities and colleges -- Public relations 2
Venus's flytrap 2
Weather forecasting -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 2
Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) 2
postcards 2
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Language
German 4
French 3
Spanish; Castilian 3
Danish 1
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
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Names
University of North Carolina, Wilmington 21
Wilmington College 15
Bellamy, Heyward C., Dr., 1924-2014 3
Howell, Claude, 1915-1997 3
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Board of Trustees 3
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1898 Centennial Foundation (Wilmington, N.C.) 2
Burney, John Jay, Jr., 1924-2010 2
Community Hospital (Wilmington, NC) 2
Department of Philosophy and Religion 2
Eaton, Hubert A., Dr. (Hubert Arthur), 1916-1991 2
Hoggard, John Thomas, 1876-1965 2
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 2
Lennon, Alton, 1906-1986 2
MacRae, Hugh, 1865-1951 2
Murchison, David R. (David Reid), 1837-1882 2
Pearsall family 2
Randall, William M. (William Madison), 1899-1984 2
University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Division of Academic Affairs 2
Wagoner, William H., 1927-1999 2
Wilmington College. Board of Trustees 2
Ainsley, W. Frank, Jr. (William Frank), 1944-2010 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Institute of Architects 1
American Tennis Association 1
Anderson, Ryan K. 1
Armstrong, Edward Hall, 1841-1864 1
Armstrong, Thomas James, 1813-1877 1
Ashe, John Baptista, -1734 1
Ashe, Samuel A. (Samuel A'Court), 1840-1938 1
Ashe, Samuel, 1725-1813 1
Ashe, William Shepperd, 1814-1862 1
Atkinson, J.W., Colonel (John Wilder), 1830-1910 1
Atkinson, Thomas, 1807-1881 1
Avco Embassy Pictures 1
Avery, Johnston, 1901-1970 1
Avery, Virginia Hall, 1903-1981 1
Bacon, Henry, 1866-1924 1
Bank of Wilmington (Wilmington, N.C.) 1
Bellamy, John Dillard, Dr., 1817-1896 1
Berkman, Consuelo, 1949-1996 1
Berkman, Jack I., 1908-1999 1
Best, William H. 1
Bethell, M. Eloise 1
Betz, Donald H. (Donald Henry) 1
Bissette, Samuel D., 1921-2005 1
Blanchard, Felix, 1924-2009 1
Block, Nathan Ellis, 1903-1986 1
Block, Susan Taylor, 1951- 1
Boys' Brigade 1
Bradley, Amy Morris, 1823-1904 1
Buel, David Hillhouse, Reverend, 1817-1893 1
Buffkin, Albert Winget, 1855-1921 1
Butler, Marion, 1863-1938 1
Cameron, Bruce Barclay, 1890-1944 1
Cameron, Daniel David, 1921-2005 1
Cameron, George Wallace, 1873-1939 1
Cameron, Lottie Fales, 1894-1960 1
Cantwell, Robert Calder, 1886-1961 1
Capps, John T., III (John Talbot), 1941-2022 1
Capra, Frank, Jr., 1934-2007 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Coastal Carolina Community College 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 18th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 1st 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 38th 1
Cooper, Thomas E., 1883-1949 1
Cooper, William Bryant , 1867-1959 1
Cotton, Nada McDonald, 1895-1977 1
Cronly family 1
Cronly, Michael, 1826-1898 1
Cronly, Robert Dixon, Jr., 1894-1968 1
Davis, Champion McDowell 1
Davis, Harry L. (Harry Lee), 1949-2018 1
De Laurentiis, Dino 1
DePaolo, Rosemary 1
Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 1
Democratic National Convention 1
Democratic Party (N.C.) 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Donnelly, Hester Claire, 1912-1992 1
Eeden, Frederik van, 1860-1932 1
Ehringhaus, John Christoph Blucher, 1882-1949 1
Eilers, Herman B, 1817-1886 1
Ellis, John Willis, 1820-1861 1
Episcopal Church 1
Evans, Anchram Harris, 1838-1911 1
Evans, Elizabeth Robinson Kelly, 1844-1910 1
Evans, Minnie, 1892-1987 1
Fechtig, Alice Morriss, 1896-1971 1
Friday, William C. (William Clyde) 1
Frost, Reuben Lovette 1
Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone). Office of Military Government 1
Gibson, Althea, 1927-2003 1
Giles, Lucy W. W. (Lucy Wooster Wright Murchison), 1850-1913 1
Gillespie family 1
Gillespie, James, 1747-1805 1
Graham, Stephen, 1822-1900 1
Hall, B. Frank (Benjamin Franklin), 1908-1991 1
Hamilton, Thomas T. (Thomas Tristam), 1900- 1
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