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The Old Books store in Wilmington has a new addition: a loft that can be rented out to stay the night. The loft, called Top Shelf, has a room full of North Carolina writer’s works, a giant Scrabble board on the floor, and has a full kitchen and bathroom.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 85 Issue 10, March 2018, p150-151, il, por Periodical Website
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23893
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Old Books on Front Street in Wilmington, North Carolina provides tourists and locals alike with a traditional bookstore experience, far different from chain bookstores.
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17838
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In this portrait of Wilmington we find out why surfers love it, students go wild, and filmmakers abound.
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25080
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For those looking to do something different with the family this summer, try crabbing with the North Carolina Aquarium’s Canoeing the Salt Marsh outdoor exploration program. Crabs are much appreciated on the North Carolina coast and are easy enough to catch.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Spring 2010, p28-29, il, por Periodical Website
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Westbrook describes a romantic weekend in Wilmington, including things to see and do, places to stay, and places to eat.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 10, Mar 2009, p122-124, 126, il Periodical Website
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10165
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Wilmington, county seat of New Hanover County, is OUR STATE magazine's featured Tar Heel town of the month.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 2, July 2008, p28-30, 32-33, il, map Periodical Website
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24235
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Wilmington, North Carolina's historic port city, and the Cape Fear coastal region are among the state's top tourist draws. This article presents top tourist attractions and activities in the area.
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24239
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Wilmington's population continues to grow and its economy is expanding and diversifying. This article examines the city's growth and setbacks over the past year.
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24286
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Wilmington has witnessed a boom in business startups and community development as a result of leaders' unique approach, which included capitalizing on its unique waterfront and port city.
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3549
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With strong tourism and shipping-based industries, in addition to manufacturing and movie production studios, Wilmington is a major contributor to the economy of the southern coastal region.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 55 Issue 11, Nov 1997, p25-26,28,32,34,36-37, il
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19385
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A decade ago Wilmington was one of the South's best-kept secrets. But now this sleepy little port city is a growing, regional city drawing people like high-salaried professionals and rich retirees to weekend warriors and tourists from across the country.
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Janet Schaw (ca. 1731- ca. 1801) was a Scottish traveler who kept a detailed journal concerning her travel to America in 1774. This article boasts excerpts from her writings concerning her observations of the region around the Cape Fear and colonists’ attitudes toward revolution.
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12720
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According to the author, a \"Historical Triangle\" should be created in southeastern North Carolina, as the area between New Bern, Wilmington, and Morehead City have a variety of attractions appealing to the tourist. The tour could take in Tryon Palace in New Bern, followed by a tour of Wilmington, finishing with Ft. Macon in Morehead City.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 29 Issue 12, Nov 1961, p9, 37, il
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24645
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This article highlights the events at this year’s Azalea Festival in Wilmington from April 2 to 5 and includes numerous photographs of the parade and concerts.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 26 Issue 21, March 1959, p24-25, 32, il
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15662
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deLue, the travel editor of the Boston Globe, continues his trip through eastern North Carolina, this time stopping in the historic city of Wilmington. He describes the drive down from Morehead City, with stops at military bases in the Jacksonville area, and historic sites around Wilmington. The article takes its title from deLue's description of how the \"greenness\" of Wilmington impressed him.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 23 Issue 15, Dec 1955, p15-16, il
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