Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 131 - 140 of 416

Ethiopian Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-269
Abstract The manuscripts included in this collection were donated to Randall Library in September 2004 by Sara Fussell Messer, an alumni of Wilmington College. They were found by a family member behind a heating duct in his New Orleans apartment during the 1960's. No owner could be located and they have been in the family since that time. They are written in Ethopic Ge'ez, a Semitic language that is no longer spoken, but still used in liturgical writing by the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. The...
Dates: Undated

Eugene C. Hicks Research Notes

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-044
Scope and Contents

This collection consisting of 535 authority files includes research notes for the publication, Sir Ellis Hicks (1315), Captain John Wad (1598), Philip le Yonge (1295), and 7,812 descendants.

Dates: Undated

Eugene R. O’Leary World War II Memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-329
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, documents, field manuals, and a dog tag from Eugene O'Leary's service with the United States Army during World War II.

Dates: 1940-1944

Fanny B. deRosset Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-097
Scope and Contents

Original sheet music, mostly of the the late nineteenth century, for voice and piano.

Dates: 1882-1952

Fifth Avenue United Methodist Church Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-410
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the records of Fifth Avenue United Methodist Church in Wilmington, NC. Material includes but is not limited to service pamphlets and programs, photographs, artifacts, historical documents, parish registers, financial information and correspondence.

Dates: circa late 1800s-2023

Fincannon and Associates Script Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-175
Scope and Contents

This collection contains material related to the film industry, primarily in Wilmington, North Carolina. Included in this collection are scripts for feature films, television movies and television shows, as well as associated production documents, press release kits, posters, 35mm film trailers and emphemera. The scripts are arranged by filming location and noted as local (Wilmington and surrounding areas) or non-local (all other locations).

Dates: 1983-2012

Fort Caswell Telegraph Log

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-138
Scope and Contents This collection contains a log of telegraphs sent from Smithville (Southport), Fort Caswell, and Wilmington, North Carolina from January 1863 through May 1863. These telegraphs reveal food shortages, lack of supplies, and war updates involving the Confederacy, primarily in these three North Carolina forts. Battles were not being fought at these forts during these dates, but it is possible to understand from this document what conditions were like and how the armies responded to successes and...
Dates: 1863 January-May

Frances Guthrie Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-311
Scope and Contents

Personal collection of Ms. Frances Guthrie. Includes scrapbooks, photographs, and correspondence from time spent in Puerto Rico and Japan working for the United States Department of Defense in the 1940s and 1950s.

Dates: 1942-1963

Francine DeCoursey Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-MS-401
Scope and Contents

This collection contains papers and A/V material from filmmaker Francie DeCoursey's work, especially related to UNCW's 1898 Centennial Foundation, the Wilmington 10, and other local racial justice initiatives. Materials include event programs, event marketing materials, manuscripts, and other paperwork related to her film screenings and presentations, especially film work in varying formats, such as mini DV, DVD, VHS, and master broadcast tapes. Items are circa 1998-2013.

Dates: circa 1998-2013

Frank Capra, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-250
Scope and Contents This collection consists of production files related to the Frank Capra, Jr. production of FIRESTARTER (1984), which was filmed locally in Wilmington. The collection has been arranged into three series:Series one covers pre-production through post production and documents the numerous business dealings, agreements, and various documents utilized through production, including but not limited to photographs, scripts, inter-office memos, correspondence, clippings, financial records...
Dates: 1976-1984

Filtered By

  • Language: English X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
Randall Library Special Collections 402
University Archives 14
 
Subject
Wilmington (N.C.) 69
Arts 50
World War, 1939-1945 37
correspondence 37
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 36
∨ more
Religion 31
Authors 28
New Hanover County (N.C.) 25
photocopies 21
Artists 20
United States -- Politics and government -- Sources 20
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 20
University of North Carolina, Wilmington -- History -- Sources 19
Music 16
New Hanover County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 15
North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources 15
Politicians 15
Public universities and colleges 15
Education -- North Carolina 14
Education, Higher 14
Political 14
Universities and colleges -- Administration 14
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 14
Families -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 13
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century 13
deeds 12
photographs 12
Artists -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 11
Wilmington Massacre, Wilmington, N.C., 1898 11
North Carolina 10
World War, 1939-1945 -- History -- Sources 10
newspapers 10
Brunswick County (N.C.) 9
Civil rights movements -- United States 9
Education -- New Hanover County (N.C.) 9
North Carolina -- Politics and government 9
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 9
World War, 1914-1918 8
Feature films 7
Onslow County (N.C.) 7
Theater 7
postcards 7
sheet music 7
African Americans -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- History 6
Drawings (visual works) 6
Duplin County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 6
Manuscripts 6
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources 6
Wilmington (N.C.) -- Race relations 6
Wilmington College -- History -- Sources 6
African Americans -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County -- History 5
Business enterprises -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 5
Columbus County (N.C.) 5
Nonprofit organizations 5
Poetry 5
Presidential candidates 5
School integration 5
Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) 5
prints (visual works) 5
Business records 4
College administrators 4
College students 4
Commencement ceremonies 4
Confederate States of America -- History -- Sources 4
Military chaplains 4
Motion picture plays 4
New Hanover County (N.C.) -- Church history -- 19th century 4
Nursing schools 4
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 4
Political Campaigns -- North Carolina 4
Presbyterian Church 4
Southport (N.C.) 4
Special events 4
Universities and colleges -- Planning 4
World War, 1914-1918 -- History -- Sources 4
broadsides (notices) 4
African American veterans 3
Art -- History 3
Atlantic Coast (N.C.) 3
Camp Lejeune (N.C.) 3
Carolina Beach (N.C.) 3
Church Membership 3
College presidents 3
College sorority members 3
College trustees 3
Dance 3
Economic development 3
Families 3
Feature films -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Festivals -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Football 3
Fort Fisher (N.C.) 3
Indians of North America 3
Korean War, 1950-1953 3
Legislators -- North Carolina 3
Methodist Church 3
Money -- Confederate States of America 3
North Carolina--History--19th century 3
Physicians -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Presidents -- Election 3
+ ∧ less
 
Language
German 7
French 5
Spanish; Castilian 4
Hebrew 3
Japanese 3
∨ more  
Names
University of North Carolina, Wilmington 43
Wilmington College 25
James Walker Memorial Hospital 7
Howell, Claude, 1915-1997 6
Randall, William M. (William Madison), 1899-1984 6
∨ more
United States. Army 6
New Hanover High School (Wilmington, N.C.) 5
Thalian Hall (Wilmington, N.C.) 5
Wilmington College. Board of Trustees 5
Bellamy, Heyward C., Dr., 1924-2014 4
Episcopal Church 4
Jones, Wilbur D., 1934- 4
United States. Navy 4
1898 Centennial Foundation (Wilmington, N.C.) 3
Bissette, Samuel D., 1921-2005 3
Burney, John Jay, Jr., 1924-2010 3
Community Hospital (Wilmington, NC) 3
Inman, Will, 1923-2009 3
Lennon, Alton, 1906-1986 3
North Carolina Azalea Festival (1948-) 3
Rehder, Jessie 3
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Board of Trustees 3
Wagoner, William H., 1927-1999 3
Bellamy Mansion Museum 2
Bellamy, John Dillard, 1853-1942 2
Berkman, Jack I., 1908-1999 2
Bethell, M. Eloise 2
Block, Susan Taylor, 1951- 2
Department of Philosophy and Religion 2
Eaton, Hubert A., Dr. (Hubert Arthur), 1916-1991 2
Episcopal Church. Diocese of East Carolina 2
Hamilton, Thomas T. (Thomas Tristam), 1900- 2
High, Daniel Pinkney, 1843-1912 2
Hoggard, John Thomas, 1876-1965 2
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 2
Jones, Pembroke, 1858-1919 2
Jones, Viola Murrell 2
League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear 2
Lower Cape Fear Historical Society 2
MacRae, Hugh, 1865-1951 2
Major League Baseball (Organization) 2
Martin, Silas N. (Silas Nelson), 1828-1877 2
Murchison, David R. (David Reid), 1837-1882 2
National Collegiate Athletic Association 2
National Football League 2
Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company 2
North Carolina Coastal Federation 2
North Carolina Shipbuilding Company 2
North Carolina State Ports Authority 2
Pearsall family 2
Pearsall, Oscar, 1849-1925 2
Rehder, Stanley (George Stanley), 1922-2012 2
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
Rorison, Harmon Chadbourn, 1893-1976 2
Rotary International 2
Sanford, Terry, 1917-1998 2
Sister Cities International 2
St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church (Wilmington, N.C.) 2
Thomas, Cornelius (Neal) Dickinson, 1920-2005 2
United States. Air Force 2
United States. Congress. 2
University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Division of Academic Affairs 2
Waddell, Alfred M. (Alfred Moore), 1834-1912 2
Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998 2
Wilkes, Paul, 1938- 2
Wood, Thomas Fanning, 1841-1892 2
Zachary, Hugh, 1928-2016 2
Zebulon B. Vance (Liberty ship) 2
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church 1
Ainsley, W. Frank, Jr. (William Frank), 1944-2010 1
Albritton, Jana, 1954- 1
Alderman, Edwin Anderson, 1861-1931 1
Allsbrook, O.O. (Ogden Olmstead), 1899-1974 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Business Women's Association 1
American Council of the Blind 1
American Institute of Architects 1
American Legion. Auxiliary 1
American Philosophical Society 1
American Tennis Association 1
Anderson, Ryan K. 1
AnimEigo, Inc 1
Armstrong, Edward Hall, 1841-1864 1
Armstrong, Thomas James, 1813-1877 1
Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 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
Babcock, W. F. (Willard F.), 1917-1991 1
Bacon, Henry, 1866-1924 1
Bank of Wilmington (Wilmington, N.C.) 1
Bartram, Moses, 1732-1809 1
Bellamy family 1
Bellamy, Ellen Douglas, 1852-1946 1
+ ∧ less