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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
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....
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
Scope and Contents This collection contains records created by the "From Our Hearts to Yours" health initiative, a program created to promote heart disease awareness among Black women. Materials include a poster, two vinyl banners, brochures and booklets, promotional fliers, event programs, correspondence, a historical report, newspaper clippings, a magazine article, and photographs.
Dates: 1994-2021, bulk 2005-2019
Abstract This collection consists primarily of a family album and other photographs donated by a local Wilmingtonian, Robert E. Tapp, who relocated to Wilmington, NC in approximately 1904 from Somerset, England.
Dates: 1870-1979, Undated
Abstract St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church is located in Wilmington, North Carolina. The church was formed by the merging of two congregations in 1944, St. Andrews Presbyterian and The Church of the Covenant. This collection includes histocial and financial data on the church, its leaders, members and organizations.
- African Americans -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County -- History 3
- Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century 3
- Religion 2
- Wilmington (N.C.) 2
- Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 2
- correspondence 2
- African American Health Care 1
- Agricultural Colonies -- North Carolina 1
- Church Membership 1
- College sorority members 1
- Cultural geography 1
- Education -- New Hanover County (N.C.) 1
- Health education 1
- Heart diseases in women 1
- Historic Preservation -- New Hanover County (N.C.) 1
- Maps -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 1
- North Carolina -- History -- Sources 1
- North Carolina--History--19th century 1
- Presbyterian Church 1
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- North Carolina 1
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 1
- Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 18th century 1
- Women in the Presbyterian Church 1
- Worship Programs 1
- deeds 1
- minutes (administrative documents) 1
- photographs 1 ∧ less
- French 1
- German 1
- Hungarian 1
- Polish 1
- Swedish 1
- Ainsley, W. Frank, Jr. (William Frank), 1944-2010 1
- Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
- Bradley, Amy Morris, 1823-1904 1
- Evans, Minnie, 1892-1987 1
- Hemenway, Mary, 1820-1894 1