Recent Donations

October 2018

Accessioned

  • None

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

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September 2018

Accessioned

  • Robert L. Nixon: Williston Industrial School and Williston Senior High School diplomas, 1933 and 1955.

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

August 2018

Accessioned

  • King Family Trust: scrapbooks and bible belonging to Hanna Pattison Bolles, 1856-1924.

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

July 2018

Accessioned

  • Freaker USA: Freaker prototype and samples, 2000s
  • Jenny Lynn Kallfelz: card table, 1950s
  • Lou Miller: dollhouse, dolls, and rollerskates, 1950s-1980s
  • Dr. John and Mrs. Shirley Confino-Rehder: silver serving tray, about 1916
  • Preston Walker: Williston Senior High reunion t-shirt, 1986
  • H. Margaret Willetts: Girl Scouts Brownie plaque and handkerchiefs, about 1960

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

June 2018

Accessioned

  • Tonye Gray: family items – clothing, household items, family papers, 1950s

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

May 2018

Accessioned

  • Chuck Pennington: Water Street Parking Deck sign, about 2010
  • Joyce Ruffin: family items – pocket watches, pipes, glasses, jewelry, 1900-1970s

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

April 2018

Accessioned

  • None

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

March 2018

Accessioned

  • Hendy Street Produxions: film production location shoot signs, 2000s
  • Rob Zapple: County Commissioner campaign materials, 2016

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

February 2018

Accessioned

  • Jayme Bednarczyk in honor of Wilmington Film Community: Blue velvet robe from the film Blue Velvet, 1986
  • Connecticut Historical Society: Holden Beach Fishing Pier pin-back button permit, 1976

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

January 2018

Accessioned

  • Champions for Education, Inc. “The Wells Fargo Championship”: Wells Fargo Championship memorabilia, 2017
  • Charles and Sharon Buis: Cape Fear Technical Institute and Cape Fear Community College memorabilia, drafting kit, typewriter, and transistor radio, 1960s-1970s
  • Anonymous donor: Eclipse viewing glasses, 2017
  • Jack Mills: 1960 World’s Fair Commission commemorative coins and postcards of North Carolina, 1960
  • Patricia Schlegel: hooked rug, crewel work picture, and photograph of Mary Dowdy Steed, 1960s-1970s

Unaccessioned (For Demonstration Collection, Research Library, or use in Museum Operations)

  • None

Image Archive

  • None

Past Donations


Williston Industrial School Diploma 1933
814 Market Street • Wilmington, NC 28401 • Phone 910-798-4370 • Fax 910-798-4382