PRESS THE VISIT BUTTON November 10, 1898 - Two days after the local elections in Wilmington, NC, the democratically elected and biracial government was overthrown by Democratic Party White Supremacists. Over 1,500 white men participated in an attack on the black newspaper, burning down the building. They ran officials and community leaders out of the city, and killed many blacks

PRESS THE VISIT BUTTON November 10, 1898 - Two days after the local elections in Wilmington, NC, the democratically elected and biracial government was overthrown by Democratic Party White Supremacists. Over 1,500 white men participated in an attack on the black newspaper, burning down the building. They ran officials and community leaders out of the city, and killed many blacks

1773 Wilmington NC - Thomas Brown Copper Smith - wash kettles and stills for sale

1773 Wilmington NC - Thomas Brown Copper Smith - wash kettles and stills for sale

In Wilmington, NC in 1898, 4 of the 10 city alderman where black. There was a successful black newspaper and integrated neighborhoods. That all changed when white supremacists starteda race riot and took over all local government positions. This powerful story is told through the voice of Moses, the son of one of the town's black alderman, whose life is forever changed. Historical read for grades 6-8.

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In Wilmington, NC in 1898, 4 of the 10 city alderman where black. There was a successful black newspaper and integrated neighborhoods. That all changed when white supremacists starteda race riot and took over all local government positions. This powerful story is told through the voice of Moses, the son of one of the town's black alderman, whose life is forever changed. Historical read for grades 6-8.

The Wilmington Gazette (Wilmington, NC) - 31 Dec 1801

The Wilmington Gazette (Wilmington, NC) - 31 Dec 1801

1773 Wilmington NC - Thomas Brown Copper Smith - wash kettles and stills for sale

1773 Wilmington NC - Thomas Brown Copper Smith - wash kettles and stills for sale

To be sold in Wilmington NC 1741.  Brass kettles and stills

To be sold in Wilmington NC 1741. Brass kettles and stills

The Wilmington Gazette (Wilmington, NC) - 31 Dec 1801, Thu

The Wilmington Gazette (Wilmington, NC) - 31 Dec 1801, Thu

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Wilmington (NC) Quality Inn United States, North America Set in a prime location of Wilmington (NC), Quality Inn puts everything the city has to offer just outside your doorstep. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour front desk, car park, BBQ facilities, newspapers are just some of the facilities on offer. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel's peaceful atmosphere extends to its ...

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