Tour Sites

Williston High School
Persell, Caroline. Education and Inequality: A Theoretical and Empirical Synthesis. New York: The Free Press, 1977.

Rossell, Christine H. and Willis D. Hawley, eds. The Consequences of School Desegregation. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1983.

Williamson, Joel, ed. The Origins of Segregation. Boston: D.C. Heath and Company, 1968.

USS Battleship North Carolina
Gorell, Dick and Bruce Roberts. USS North Carolina: The Showboat. Charlotte, NC: Heritage Books, 1961.

The Showboat BB 55, USS North Carolina. The United States, 1946.

Sadgwar Family Home
Sprunt, James. Chronicles of the Cape Fear River, 1660-1916. Wilmington: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1992.

Wilmington Journal
Cecelski, David S. and Timothy B. Tyson, eds. Democracy Betrayed: The Wilmington Race Riot and Its Legacy. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998.

McDuffie, J. “Politics in Wilmington and New Hanover County, North Carolina, 1865-1900: The Genesis of a Race Riot.” Ph.D. diss., Kent State University, 1979.

Orange Street Landing
Ross, Malcolm. The Rivers of America: The Cape Fear. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1965.

Sprunt, James. Chronicles of the Cape Fear River 1660-1916. Wilmington, NC: Dram Tree Books, 2005.

Giblem Lodge
Wrenn, Tony P. Wilmington North Carolina: An Architectural and Historical Portrait. Charlottesville, Va.: University Press of Virginia, 1984.

Forks Road
Fonvielle, Chris E. Jr., The Wilmington Campaign: Last Rays of Departing Hope. Campbell, CA: Savas Publishing Co., 1997.

Smith, John David. Black Soldiers in Blue: African American Troops in the Civil War Era. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2002.

Trudeau, Noah Andre. Like Men of War: Black Troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865. Boston: Little Brown Books, 1998.

Airlie Gardens
Lyons, Mary E. Painting Dreams: Minnie Evans, Visionary Artist. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996.

Gregory Normal Institute
Arnold, Jacob H. The Gregory Normal Institute. Wilmington, N.C.

Woodward, George A. “Gregory Normal Institute.” The North American Missionary 41, no. 8 (August 1887): 281-282.

Community Hospital
Fales, Robert Martin and Diane Cobb Cashman. Wilmington Yesteryear. Wilmington, N.C.: Lower Cape Fear Historical Society, 1984.

Hall, Lewis Phillip. Land of the Golden River. Wilmington, NC: Wilmington Printing Company, 1980.

Hornsby, Angela M. “‘The Boy Problem’: North Carolina Race Men Groom the Next Generation, 1900-1930.” The Journal of Negro History 86, no. 3 (2001): 276-304.

General Reading

Hughes, Langston, Milton Meltzer, and C. Eric Lincoln. A Pictorial History of Black Americans. New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1983.

Reaves, William M. and Beverly Tetterton, ed. Strength through Struggle: The Chronology and Historical Record of the African American Community. Wilmington, NC: New Hanover County Public Library, 1998.

Russell, Anne. Wilmington: A Pictorial History. Norfolk: The Donning Company, 1984.

Tetterton, Beverly. Wilmington: Lost But Not Forgotten. Wilmington, NC: Dram Tree Books, 2005.