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19th Century Onslow County Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-302
Scope and Contents Official documents from Onslow County, North Carolina from the late 1700s to the early 1900s. Items include letters, deeds, maps, and contracts.
Dates: 1787-1908, undated

Captain Edward W. Ward Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-196
Scope and Contents The Captain Edward W. Ward Collection includes various items related to Ward's experience during the Civil War including Confederate Bond Coupons, a loan to the Confederate States and papers regarding his military service. The collection also contains newspaper articles and documents regarding settlement of debts by made by Ward.
Dates: 1850-1902

Hicks Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-350
Scope and Contents Contains three documents related to Camp Davis, an antiaircraft artillery training facility built during World War II by the United States Army near Holly Ridge in Onslow County.
Dates: 1941, undated

John D. Bellamy, Jr. Legal Records

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Identifier: LCF-MS-002
Scope and Contents This collection contains legal records pertaining to the Wilmington law firm, John D. Bellamy & Sons. Most of the records are directly related to John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. (24 March 1853-25 September 1942), and Bellamy’s law associates, including his son Emmett Hargrove Bellamy (12 February 1891-31 March 1952). John D. Bellamy, Jr., was a Democratic congressman, North Carolina legislator, politician, lawyer, and manufacturer. Types of materials include correspondence, court documents, and...
Dates: 1898-1953

Lena Ritter Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-361
Scope and Contents This collection contains the work of North Carolina shell fisher turned environmental activist, Lena Ritter. It covers her career with the North Carolina Coastal Federation, where she served on the board of directors and was its president from 1987-1990, especially focused on her community and legal efforts to preserve Permuda Island in Onslow County and the educational sessions she gave to school children and on local and national TV shows. Content also includes documents related to her 1986...
Dates: 1962-2009; Majority of material found within 1983-1995

Onslow County Land Records

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Identifier: SC-MS-224
Scope and Contents This collection primarily contains Onslow County land deeds dating from 1785 to 1918. Also included are documents pertaining to the will and estate of Elisha Walton and information regarding school attendence in the 5th district of Onslow County in 1853.
Dates: 1785-1918

USO Club, Jacksonville NC Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-195
Scope and Contents This collection specifically deals with nearly sixty years of operations with the United Service Organization (USO) in  Jacksonville, NC, including information on the post-WWII era segregated USO.  Materials on national and international USO operations from the WWII era to the 1980s are also among the collection.Material consists of numerous photographs, publications, newspapers, operations and budget reports, council meeting minutes, correspondence, newsletters, event press,...
Dates: 1913-2011

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