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2nd Presbyterian Church Ledger

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Identifier: SC-MS-258
Scope and Contents This collection contains a financial ledger from the 2nd Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, NC, belonging to Oscar Pearsall, the treasurer.
Dates: 1846-1887

Aerial Photographic Indexes

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Identifier: SC-MS-176
Scope and Contents This collection contains aerial photographs of North Carolina counties, with an emphasis on New Hanover County.
Dates: 1938-1983

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Alpha Psi Omega Chapter Records

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Identifier: SC-MS-387
Scope and Contents This collection contains records pertaining to chapter and regional events of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Alpha Psi Omega chapter. Alpha Kappa Alpha was the first intercollegiate historically African American sorority. Alpha Psi Omega, the Southeast North Carolina chapter, was chartered in 1932. Materials include event programs, souvenir booklets, newspaper clippings, invitations, magazines, posters, and a photocopy of the Alpha Psi Omega chaper charter. The bulk of the materials pertain to...
Dates: 1932, 1969-2019

Bertha Boykin Todd Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-390
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of Bertha Boykin Todd, a long-time New Hanover County educator and community leader. It includes her biographical information and research, VHS tapes of her media appearances and recordings, newspaper articles about Todd or related to her work and community efforts, a North Carolina governor poster, speeches and related notes, and material related to her community and school involvement over the years--highlighting Williston (as the first and last librarian),...
Dates: 1970s-2000s

Calder Family Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-082
Scope and Contents This collection contains original family documents consisting of a right-of-way agreed upon between William Calder and E.P. Hall, a deed between Phila C. Calder and James Lytch, two receipts, one for payment by Mrs. P. C. Calder, and the other for payment by Robert E. Calder, and a bond and warrant with a list of payments by Robert E. Calder.
Dates: 1844-1875

Cyrus Hogue, Jr. Papers

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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

Documents Relating to Public Education in New Hanover County

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Identifier: SC-MS-135
Scope and Contents This collection consists of original documents, letters, financial records and printed material dealing with the establishment of free public schools in Wilmington, North Carolina after the Civil War. The correspondence details the financial support for school construction, teacher recruitment, and administration provided by the Massachusetts Soldiers Memorial Society, Mary Hemenway, Amy Bradley and the American Unitarian Association for what came to be known as Wilmington School District #2....
Dates: 1865-1924

Dr. Frank Ainsley Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-324
Scope and Contents Dr. W. Frank Ainsley was a long-time professor in the Department of Geography and Geology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. These papers contain materials collected by him during his academic and research careers and focus geographical concerns in southeastern North Carolina primarily during the 1970s to 1990s. Included are journal articles, newspapers, magazines, brochures, pamphlets, notes, photographs, correspondence, maps, and other similar research materials. Although the...
Dates: 1858 - 2008

Dr. Heyward C. Bellamy Collection

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Identifier: SC-MS-167
Overview Dr. Heyward C. Bellamy served as Superintendant of the New Hanover County School System from 1968 to 1981, during which time he oversaw the integration of the school system. This collection contains materials relating to the integration of New Hanover County schools, including court documents and supporting exhibit materials from integration law suits, as well as other school integration and civil rights cases from the area and nationally.
Dates: 1916 - 1991

Dr. Hubert A. Eaton, Sr. Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-046
Scope and Contents This extensive collection includes the original materials and photocopies of the legal actions instituted by Dr. Eaton and his fellow plaintiffs to compel the integration of the fundamental institutions of New Hanover County--the public schools and the hospital--in the 1960s and 1970s. Moreover, the collection also reflects the broad spectrum of Dr. Eaton's interests and activities which included medical and public health issues, education, civil rights and athletics.A gifted...
Dates: 1941-1993

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St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church (Wilmington, N.C.) 2
1898 Centennial Foundation (Wilmington, N.C.) 1
Ainsley, W. Frank, Jr. (William Frank), 1944-2010 1
Albritton, Jana, 1954- 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
American Tennis Association 1
Babcock, W. F. (Willard F.), 1917-1991 1
Bellamy, Emmett Hargrove, 1891-1952 1
Bellamy, Heyward C., Dr., 1924-2014 1
Bellamy, John Dillard, 1853-1942 1
Bradley, Amy Morris, 1823-1904 1
Broughton, J. Melville (Joseph Melville), 1888-1949 1
Burney, John Jay, Jr., 1924-2010 1
Calder, Phila Cohen Lazarus, 1806-1888 1
Cameron, George Wallace, 1873-1939 1
Cooper, Thomas E., 1883-1949 1
Episcopal Church 1
Evans, Merrill Jennings, 1904-1993 1
Evans, Minnie, 1892-1987 1
Faircloth, Lauch, 1928- 1
Ferguson, Homer L. (Homer Lenoir), 1873-1953 1
Gibson, Althea, 1927-2003 1
Hamilton, Thomas T. (Thomas Tristam), 1900- 1
Hemenway, Mary, 1820-1894 1
Hogue, Cyrus D., Jr., 1921-2017 1
League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear 1
Learning Institute of North Carolina 1
MacRae, Hugh, 1865-1951 1
Martin, Silas N. (Silas Nelson), 1828-1877 1
McKoy, Elizabeth Francenia 1
McKoy, William Berry, 1852-1928 1
Morton, Hugh M. 1
National Catholic Community Service 1
New Hanover High School (Wilmington, N.C.) 1
Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company 1
North Carolina Advancement School 1
North Carolina Education Association 1
North Carolina Shipbuilding Company 1
North Carolina State Ports Authority 1
North Carolina. Governor (1925-1929 : McLean) 1
Pearsall, Oscar, 1849-1925 1
Presbyterian Women (Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)) 1
Rehder family 1
Rehder, Henry Burbank, 1911-2004 1
Rehder, Jessie 1
Rehder, Johanna Elizabeth, 1899-1964 1
Rehder, Katherine Engelhard, 1903-1964 1
Rehder, Stanley (George Stanley), 1922-2012 1
Sanford, Terry, 1917-1998 1
Sprunt, James, 1846-1924 1
St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Wilmington, N.C.) 1
Tapp family 1
Tapp, Elizabeth Prentess Woodward, 1888-1978 1
Tapp, Robert Estworthy, 1880-1979 1
Todd, Bertha Boykin, 1929- 1
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 1
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Board of Trustees 1
Wagoner, William H., 1927-1999 1
William Calder, 1792-1844 1
Wilmington College. Board of Trustees 1
Wood, Thomas Fanning, 1841-1892 1
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