Building History
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Building History: Bellamy Slave Quarters
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 7:34pm.

video We've already shown you the beautiful Bellamy Mansion. It is a work of art and a tribute to those who lived in the grand style. There is another story of those who lived then, alongside but not equal. Those who worked and served.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Historic Wilmington Foundation
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/10/2013 - 7:27pm.

video It does more than just pass out plaques. The Historic Wilmington Foundation is a nonprofit organization that focuses its efforts on preserving our architectural heritage. They are one of the reasons we have so many great old buildings here.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Liberty Ships
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 06/26/2013 - 5:55pm.

video The Battleship North Carolina is our most famous monument to World War II but it is not our only connection. “Without the liberty ship we would not have been able to supply our troops or allies for the first two years of the war,” explained local author, historian and former Naval Officer Wilbur Jones.

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Historic Wilmington Foundation adds sites to list of threatened historic places
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 06/25/2013 - 3:28pm.

videoThe Historic Wilmington Foundation announced its 2013 Most Threatened Historic Places List today. Executive Director George Edwards says it is vitally important to preserve these buildings for future generations.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Mixto
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 06/19/2013 - 7:36pm.

video This former Wilmington mayor and business veteran believes in his city. Harper Peterson is part of this week’s Building History.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Belk/Library Building
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 06/05/2013 - 7:41pm.

video If you are of a certain age you remember shopping where the downtown Library is now. It’s a place where stores and stories come together.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Dudley Chadbourn House
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 9:34pm.

video Building History features a pre-civil war home, downtown in the historic district. Bill and Gail Massey are part of a house that has shared a lot of history in our city.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Brunswick Inn
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 7:47pm.

video This building was started in 1800 and it was a Governor’s summer home. Now it is the home of Jim and Judy Clary and the home for their business, the Brunswick Inn.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Langdon House
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/15/2013 - 10:48pm.

video There are many 100 year old houses in Wilmington but this one is over 200 years old.

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BUILDING HISTORY: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/08/2013 - 7:46pm.

video Saint Paul’s Episcopal church has a history going back more than 150 years. Larry Cook has been organist and choir director for the past 16 years he has seen his share of changes.

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