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2506
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John Coffin Wood and Robert Barclay Wood, Wilmington builders and brick masons during the mid-19th Century, left their mark on the city with structures like the Grace Street Methodist Church and the City Hall-Thalian Hall.
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Lower Cape Fear Historical Society Bulletin (NoCar F 262 C2 L6x), Vol. 39 Issue 1, Dec 1994, punnumbered, il, por, f
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7799
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Henry Bonitz was born in Goldsboro and moved with his family to Wilmington around 1886. In 1893, he graduated from North Carolina State University in the first graduating class with a bachelor degree in Engineering. He owned his own architectural firm in Wilmington in 1894. Bonitz was a prolific architect, and his office planned 132 known works in Wilmington, plus buildings in 37 other North Carolina counties before his death at age 49. Seapker is seeking the location of buildings Bonitz might have designed in North Carolina.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 129, Spring 2006, p6-7, il, por
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7832
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St. John's Masonic Lodge in Wilmington, the oldest Masonic lodge building in the state, celebrated its 250th anniversary in 2005. Few urban buildings have survived from this period because of fires and subsequent urban rebuilding, making St. John's a rare survivor.
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18576
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The Governor Dudley mansion is one of the most important structures in Wilmington. The dwelling is associated with some of North Carolina's most significant figures in politics, business, industry, and philanthropy.
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18761
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Until recently, historic preservation in New Bern has been by individual effort rather than a comprehensive plan of citywide conservation. However, the hope for the future is a more detailed plan of preservation.
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18897
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James Francis Post is known as the father of architecture in Wilmington. Post was the premier builder/architect in the city from the mid-to-late 19th century, where he designed, built, and/or supervised some of the most notable buildings in the city, such as the Zebulon Latimer House.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 77, Winter 1990, p12-14, f
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28668
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James Francis Post was the premier mid to late-nineteenth century builder-architect of Wilmington, North Carolina. He designed, built and/or supervised some of the most notable buildings in the city. Post also worked on more common, utilitarian urban buildings which tie city together as an architectural unit.
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28661
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The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society honors three ladies who enriched the Society and made lasting impressions on its historical collections. Ida Brooks Kellam, Leora Hiatt McEachern, and Elizabeth Francenia McKoy contributed to the Society’s research, publications, and archives.
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