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Guide to Published Books
An Account of the Cape Fear Country, 1731 by Hugh B Meredith (full scans)
Biographical Sketches of Wilmington Citizens by R H Fisher (full scans)
Chronicles of the Cape Fear River 1660-1916 by James Sprunt (full scans)
A Colonial Apparition: A Story of the Cape Fear by James Sprunt (full scans)
Cornelius Harnett; an Essay in North Carolina History by R D W Connor (full scans)
Early New Hanover County Records self published by Elizabeth F McKoy
First Presbyterian Church Wilmington, NC 1892-1913 (full scans)
A History of New Hanover County and the Lower Cape Fear Region: 1723-1800 by Alfred M Waddell
         scans online
Illustrated Story of Wilmington North Carolina 1914 (full scans)
Memoir of Rev John L Prichard, late pastor of the First Baptist Church, Wilmington, NC (full scans)
Memorial of the First Presbyterian Church Wilmington NC: 75th anniversary, 1817-1892 (full scans)
A Memorial of the Hon. George Davis by Wilmington NC Chamber of Commerce
         full text online
New Hanover County, 1836 Tax List by Delmas D Haskett
New Hanover County, North Carolina 1815 & 1845 Tax Lists by Delmas D Haskett
A Pageant of the Lower Cape Fear (full scans)
Pictorial and Historical New Hanover County and Wilmington North Carolina, 1723-1938 (full scans)
Plantation Memories of the Cape Fear River Country by Fanny C Watters (full scans)
Reminiscences of Wilmington and Smithville - Southport 1848-1900 (full scans)
1754-1755 New Hanover County North Carolina NC Militia Records by James L Douthat
Sketch of St James's Parish, Wilmington, NC (full scans)
Slavery in North Carolina 1748-1775 (book preview online at Google Books)
Some Memories of My Life by Alfred Moore Waddell (full scans)
Tales and Traditions of the Lower Cape Fear, 1661-1896 by James Sprunt (full scans)
Wilmington the Metropolis and Port of North Carolina. Its advantages and interests 1912 (full scans)
Wilmington NC: Do You Remember When? by Henry B McKoy (full text)
Wilmington, North Carolina to 1861 by Alan D Watson (book preview online at Google Books)
Wilmington, Past, Present and Future: Embracing historical sketches of its growth and progress from its establishment to the present time, together with outline of North Carolina history (full scans)
Societies and Foundations