Thalian Hall

Thalian Hall

Provides a photographic tour of the theater that forms the east wing of Wilmington's city hall, sharing images from all stages of the venue's history.

Thalian Hall

A Challenge

Thalian Hall


Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1991

Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, Second Session

Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1991


Wilmington, North Carolina

Wilmington, North Carolina

A city of rare beauty and fascinating history, Wilmington attracts armies of tourists and visitors year-round eager to view its picturesque waterfront, to learn of the old port cityÃ's remarkable heritage and traditions, and to enjoy its grand beaches and landscapes. This visual history explores the cityÃ's and the vicinityÃ's unique story from the late 1890s to the 1960s through the medium of postcards, a popular way of documenting a townÃ's famous buildings, dwellings, personalities, and scenery.

Best Ghost Tales of North Carolina

Best Ghost Tales of North Carolina

Here are twenty-five tales about strange happenings, creepy places, and engaging specters across the Old North State. Six are new for this 2nd edition. Stealthy and forlorn, cunning and mysterious, the ghosts of North Carolina's past linger among the living in this thrilling collection of ghost tales.

Haunted Places

The National Directory: Ghostly Abodes, Sacred Sites, UFO Landings, and Other Supernatural Locations

Haunted Places

In almost every town in America there are places where strange things happen. The perfect companion to The International Directory of Haunted Places, this revised and updated edition of Haunted Places is both a fascinating and unusual travel guide as well as an indispensable casebook for those interested in the paranormal. From buildings and parks believed to have resident ghosts and poltergeists to areas where Bigfoot or UFO sightings are most frequently reported, Haunted Places will lead you to more than 2,000 sites of paranormal activity across the United States. Organized alphabetically by state, each entry is referenced to an extensive bibliography of sources-with descriptions, addresses, phone numbers, Web sites, and travel directions provided for all locations.

25 Best Civil War Sites

25 Best Civil War Sites

This guide brings history to life with richly detailed, engaging descriptions of the most important battle sites, museums, and reenactuments.

Wilmington

Wilmington

Since 1739, Wilmington has seen centuries of change along the banks of the Cape Fear River to the beaches of the Atlantic. Through the years much has been lost to war, neglect, and progress, but in many places the past is well preserved and still visible today. The city's enduring spirit is evident in these images of past and present.