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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

Jessie Rehder Papers

Identifier: SC-MS-068
Scope and Contents

This collection contains papers relating to Jessie Clifford Rehder's career as a writer and academic. The collection includes the manuscripts, drafts, and edits of Rehder's writings that varied in genre from poems to novels. In addition, the collection includes documents, correspondence, journals, and newspaper clippings of Rehder's time as a lecturer at UNC Chapel Hill.

Dates: 1925-2002

Late 20th Century Comic Book Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-208
Content Description

This collection includes a variety of comic books published in the late 1980s and 1990s by publishers including DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Image Comics, Malibu Comics, Marvel Comics and Tekno Comics. The bulk of materials included in this collection were published during 1994-1997.

Dates: 1984-1997; Majority of material found within 1994-1997

Lewis J. Hardee, Jr. Family Papers

Identifier: SC-MS-249

This collection represents the over twenty years of research that went into the creation of Mr. Hardee's privately published volume Three Southern Families - A History of Connecting Hardee, Jones, and Davis Families of Coastal North Carolina, published in 1994 by Southport Historical Society, Southport NC and printed by the Barefoot Publishing Company, Wilmington, NC.

Dates: Other: 1973-1994, 2004-2006

Lewis Philip Hall Papers

Identifier: SC-MS-265
Scope and Contents

This collection includes personal and business letters, newspaper and magazine articles, hand-written and typed drafts, journals, maps, pictures, and research notes relating to Lewis Philip Hall's study of the history of Wilmington and the south for Land of the Golden River, Volumes I, II, and III.

Dates: Undetermined

Melton McLaurin Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-323
Abstract Dr. Melton McLaurin is a professor emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He received a PhD in American history from the University of South Carolina in 1967, and taught in the UNCW history department from 1977 to 1995. From 1996 until his retirement in 2004, Dr. McLaurin served as the Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at UNCW. Dr. McLaurin is the author of several works, including Separate Pasts, Growing Up White in the...
Dates: 1877-2006, undated

Milton Rugoff's Beecher Research Material

Identifier: SC-MS-317
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the research materials of historian, Milton Rugoff, for his book titled, The Beechers: An American Family in the Nineteenth Century.

Dates: 2007-12-12

Patricia O'Meara Robbins and Carroll Robbins Jones Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-341
Scope and Contents This collection features the photography of Patricia O'Meara Robbins and the family research her daughter, Carroll Robbins Jones, compiled with her husband, Wilbur D. Jones, Jr., to write their book about Patricia's life and career--"She 'Shot' Her Way to Success: How China's Empress Dowager Ci Xi Launched a Photographer's Trailblazing Career," published in 2016. Some of the photographs were also featured in a 2001 book the Jones' wrote, "Hawaii Goes to War: The Aftermath of Pearl Harbor,"...
Dates: circa 1870-2013; Majority of material found in 1933-1959

Paul Wilkes Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-159
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the papers, records, research, teachings, and publications of writer Paul Wilkes.

Dates: 1953-2006

Phil Furia Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-MS-377
Scope and Contents

This collection contains Professor Furia's teaching documents and records, event and review materials, writings, books, VHS tapes, CDs, and a reel-to-reel tape related to his work at UNCW in the Creative Writing, English, and Theatre departments.

Dates: 1982-2018

Philip Gerard Papers

Identifier: SC-MS-382
Scope and Contents

This collection contains manuscript drafts and research material related to specific works of author and UNCW professor Philip Gerard, including articles, photos, and biographical information, as well as memorabilia, A/V material, teaching resources, and publications that featured his writings.

Dates: 1981-1999, undated