Biography of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence – 1827


Biography of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence written by Robert Waln Jr. and Published by R.W. Pomeroy in 1827. This set was the property of Michael Warner Hewes, (the relative of North Carolina native and Wilmington, NC shipping maganate,  Joseph Hewes who signed The Declaration of Independence) and is autographed by him to […]

CUCALORUS :: Annual Festival of Independent Film – Wilmington, NC


14th annual Cucalorus Film Festival November 12 -15, 2008 The 14th annual Cucalorus Film Festival will take place Wednesday, November 12 through Saturday November 15, 2008 in Wilmington, North Carolina. Screening over 145 documentaries, features and shorts, the festival draws visitors from around the world for a creative exploration of the artform. Cucalorus takes place […]

Antique North Carolina Phone Book


Published in 1949, The Southern Bell and Telegraph Company Telephone Directory for the Cape Fear area included Wilmington, Carolina Beach, Southport and Wrightsville Beach.  Phone numbers then were a series of only four  to five numbers and callers had a choice of ‘Station-to-Station’ or ‘Person-to-Person’ rates. The white pages (100 pages)  were published with the […]