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Wilmington Movement 1971

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Identifier: SC-MS-108
Scope and Contents This collection contains sixteen original articles from the Wilmington Morning Star and its joint Sunday edition with the Wilmington News, the Star-News (all now merged into the Wilmington Star-News), and two from Raleigh's The News and Observer, chronicling the events leading to and during the racial unrest centering around the...
Dates: 1971 February 03 - October 03

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, N.C. Shipping Correspondence

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Identifier: SC-MS-139
Scope and Contents

This collection contains eight pages of correspondence, including invoices to William R. Bowers (of William R. Bowers and Co.) in Providence, Rhode Island during the 1830s. Goods were shipped from Wilmington, N.C. by Lazarus and Whitmarsh, John W. Fisher, and D.B. Hood.

Dates: 1832-1838

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.

Dates: 1865-1936 (photocopies)

Wilmington Rock Music Collection

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Identifier: SC-MS-240
Dates: 1998-1999, undated

Wilmington Sister City Program Collection

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Identifier: SC-MS-398
Scope and Contents

This collection contains material related to the Wilmington Sister City Program from the early 1990s. Includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, research and meeting minutes. The Sister Cities were Dandong, China; Bridgetown, Barbados; Doncaster, England; and San Pedro, Belize.

Dates: 1990-1995

Winter Park Presbyterian Church Collection

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Identifier: SC-MS-378
Scope and Contents This collection contains a typed supplement to the publication, "Winter Park Presbyterian Church, The People and Times: A History, One Hundred Years 1913-2013," by Sherman Hayes, of which he also wrote. This supplement contains church information such as a directory, list of elders, deacons, women of the Church officers, and long-time members, as well as historical events occurring over the hundred years of the Church's existence. Programs and ephemera from the Centennial Homecoming Weekend...
Dates: 2013 October-November

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Randall Library Special Collections 384
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Wilmington (N.C.) 64
Arts 49
World War, 1939-1945 38
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 36
correspondence 36
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Religion 31
Authors 28
photocopies 24
United States -- Politics and government -- Sources 20
Artists 19
Universities and colleges -- Faculty 19
New Hanover County (N.C.) 16
Political 16
Politicians 16
Music 15
North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources 14
photographs 14
Families -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 12
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 19th century 12
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century 12
deeds 12
Artists -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 11
New Hanover County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 11
newspapers 11
North Carolina -- Politics and government 10
Universities and colleges -- Administration 10
University of North Carolina, Wilmington -- History -- Sources 10
Wilmington Massacre, Wilmington, N.C., 1898 10
World War, 1939-1945 -- History -- Sources 10
Civil rights movements -- United States 9
Drawings (visual works) 9
North Carolina 9
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 9
World War, 1914-1918 9
Public universities and colleges 8
Brunswick County (N.C.) 7
Education -- New Hanover County (N.C.) 7
Education, Higher 7
Feature films 7
Onslow County (N.C.) 7
Theater 7
postcards 7
prints (visual works) 7
sheet music 7
African Americans -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- History 6
Manuscripts 6
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources 6
posters 6
African Americans -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County -- History 5
Business enterprises -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 5
Columbus County (N.C.) 5
Commencement ceremonies 5
Duplin County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 5
Nursing schools 5
Poetry 5
Presidential candidates 5
School integration 5
Wilmington (N.C.) -- Race relations 5
Business records 4
Confederate States of America -- History -- Sources 4
Military chaplains 4
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New Hanover County (N.C.) -- Church history -- 19th century 4
Nonprofit organizations 4
Pamphlets 4
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 4
Presbyterian Church 4
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Wilmington College -- History -- Sources 4
Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) 4
blueprints 4
broadsides (notices) 4
maps (documents) 4
publications (documents) 4
video recordings (physical artifacts) 4
African American veterans 3
Art -- History 3
Camp Lejeune (N.C.) 3
Church Membership 3
Dance 3
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Families 3
Feature films -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Indians of North America 3
Kenan House 3
Korean War, 1950-1953 3
Money -- Confederate States of America 3
Photography 3
Physicians -- North Carolina -- Wilmington 3
Political Campaigns -- North Carolina 3
Presidents -- Election 3
Schweitzer Prizes 3
Southport (N.C.) 3
Television scripts 3
United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life 3
Universities and colleges -- Finance 3
Urbanization 3
Veterans 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 3
Wilmington (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 3
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University of North Carolina, Wilmington 35
Wilmington College 30
Office of the Chancellor 16
Leutze, James R., 1935- 10
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Watson College of Education 9
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DePaolo, Rosemary 7
Division of Academic Affairs 7
James Walker Memorial Hospital 7
Howell, Claude, 1915-1997 6
Randall, William M. (William Madison), 1899-1984 6
United States. Army 6
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Student Government Association 6
Thalian Hall (Wilmington, N.C.) 5
Bellamy, Heyward C., Dr., 1924-2014 4
Division of Student Affairs 4
Jones, Wilbur D., 1934- 4
National Collegiate Athletic Association 4
Rowell, Tyrone 4
Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools (U.S.). Commission on Colleges and Universities 4
United States. Navy 4
Wilmington College. Board of Trustees 4
Women's Studies and Resource Center 4
Bissette, Samuel D., 1921- 3
Burney, John Jay, Jr., 1924-2010 3
Campus Activities and Involvement Center 3
Community Hospital (Wilmington, NC) 3
Curriculum Committee 3
Eaton, Hubert A., Dr. (Hubert Arthur), 1916-1991 3
Episcopal Church 3
Inman, Will, 1923-2009 3
Lennon, Alton, 1906-1986 3
New Hanover High School (Wilmington, N.C.) 3
North Carolina Azalea Festival (1948-) 3
Office of Campus Activities 3
Rehder, Jessie 3
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Center for Marine Science 3
Wagoner, William H., 1927-1999 3
1898 Centennial Foundation (Wilmington, N.C.) 2
Berkman, Jack I., 1908-1999 2
Bethell, M. Eloise 2
Block, Susan Taylor, 1951- 2
Brauer, Friedrich 2
Division of Business Affairs 2
Ervin, Elizabeth 2
Faculty Wives Club 2
Friends of UNCW 2
Hamilton, Thomas T. (Thomas Tristam), 1900- 2
High, Daniel Pinkney, 1843-1912 2
Hoggard, John Thomas, 1876-1965 2
Isaac Bear Early College High School 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
Leroy W. Upperman African American Cultural Center 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 Football League 2
National Undersea Research Center 2
National Undersea Research Program (U.S.) 2
North Carolina Coastal Federation 2
North Carolina Shipbuilding Company 2
Pearsall family 2
Pearsall, Oscar, 1849-1925 2
Randall, Duncan Peter, 1931-2002 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
Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965 2
Seahawk Mail 2
St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church (Wilmington, N.C.) 2
Swink, Douglas (Doug) W., 1922-2005 2
Thomas, Cornelius (Neal) Dickinson, 1920-2005 2
UNCW Media 2
United States. Air Force 2
United States. Congress. 2
United States. Marine Corps 2
University of North Carolina (System). Board of Governors 2
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. Board of Trustees 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 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
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