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Smokes-N-Cokes: 1939
... on steps of building between classes. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Orange County." Medium format negative by Marion Post ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/18/2019 - 11:56pm -

Smokes-N-Cokes: 1939

Cottage Chic: 1936
Circa 1936. "Georgetown. Georgetown County, South Carolina. Small houses, Series 2, Mansfield's Quarters." What this place lacks ... was too sandy to support grass. Yard theory I'm in North Carolina, but I've been told by a centenarian or two around here that in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/29/2013 - 11:59pm -

Cottage Chic: 1936

Chapel Hill: 1939
Fourth of July 1939 near Chapel Hill, North Carolina. "Rural filling stations become community centers and general loafing ... uniforms say "Cedar Grove" which is a tiny crossroads north of Chapel Hill in Orange County, NC--Closer to Hillsborough. Poor RC ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/30/2012 - 2:40pm -

Chapel Hill: 1939

Bath House: 1936
1936. Beaufort County, North Carolina. "Rectory of St. Thomas' Church at Bath." 8x10 inch acetate negative ... Bath never grew past a small village and while the rest of North Carolina thrived and prospered, much of Bath remains the same today as it ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/22/2019 - 7:11pm -

Bath House: 1936

Forty Winks: 1940
... it was for many people, not all that long ago. Drove North, still found segregation Although the state abbreviation is cut off in ... featured "OCTOBER 31 40" across the bottom are from South Carolina. According to this site the plates were black over yellow. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/04/2012 - 2:09pm -

Forty Winks: 1940

No Sit: 1940
... of poolroom and general store. Stem, Granville County, North Carolina." Medium format negative by Jack Delano. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/30/2019 - 5:16pm -

No Sit: 1940

Ford Target Computor: 1922
... now. Fire Control A few months ago I toured the USS North Carolina battleship in Wilmington and saw the targeting command center. There ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/13/2011 - 12:38pm -

Ford Target Computor: 1922

Come Fly With Me: 1952
... Ava is buried at Sunset Memorial Park in Smithfield, North Carolina. We'll be driving through there early next week on our way to points ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/26/2019 - 6:12pm -

Come Fly With Me: 1952

King Street: 1910
Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1910. "King Street looking north." Detroit Publishing Co. glass negative, Library of Congress. View full ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/19/2012 - 4:30pm -

King Street: 1910

The Unknown Scrummers: 1920
... These six home games were: October 2: 14-7 loss to North Carolina State October 9: 12-7 defeat of Lafayette October 16: 7-2 defeat ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/04/2012 - 3:11am -

The Unknown Scrummers: 1920

The Orphanage: 1900
Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1900. "Charleston orphan house." 8x10 inch dry plate glass ... was changed to Oak Grove, the facilities were moved to North Charleston and non-orphaned, emotionally disturbed children were accepted ... non-profit Carolina Youth Development Center located in North Charleston. Scarred for life As if being an orphan wasn't hard ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/16/2011 - 2:18am -

The Orphanage: 1900

Cornshucking Day Dinner: 1939
September 1939. Granville County, North Carolina. "One of the Wilkins family making biscuits for dinner on cornshucking ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/07/2012 - 1:44am -

Cornshucking Day Dinner: 1939

How to Swim: 1913
... apples off the tree" hand stroke. At the University of North Carolina in the mid 1960's, you had to pass a swimming test (four laps of the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/09/2018 - 4:21pm -

How to Swim: 1913

Five Points: 1940
October 1940. "Durham, North Carolina. Five Points, center of city, with Chesterfield cigarette factories in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/06/2019 - 4:06pm -

Five Points: 1940

Second Graders: 1962
... kid, wise beyond her years Simply Adorable! North & South In the spring of 1962, I was in fourth grade. Since I was ... at Tarawa Terrace Elementary School, Camp LeJeune, North Carolina. My class also included children of a wide variety of skin colors. ... 
 
Posted by aenthal - 12/03/2016 - 2:52pm -

Second Graders: 1962

Class Photo: 1900
... we had one, regardless of color. And, having lived in the North and West, too, I didn't see much difference in how the kids acted in ... parents even though my mother had been raised in North Carolina. Once on a visit to her mother and sister while they went into a store ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/22/2016 - 1:06pm -

Class Photo: 1900

Life Savers: 1908
... station that used this technique, Chicamacomico in North Carolina, still gives regular demonstrations. Unfortunately they're out of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/21/2012 - 5:54pm -

Life Savers: 1908

Open House: 1936
... Circa 1936. "Dormered cabin. Georgetown County, South Carolina." This is the kind of place the real estate listings describe as ... the war. The stark contrast of photos from Washington DC north cataloged by Shorpy tells the story very clearly. Pictures are indeed ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/18/2013 - 10:39am -

Open House: 1936

Crush vs. Crown: 1940
... grade years ('56 thru '60) were spent in Alamance County, North Carolina. Signage, in my memory, was ubiquitous and split between RC Cola and ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/01/2016 - 12:29pm -

Crush vs. Crown: 1940

Triple Cola: 1939
... entrance to warehouse at end of auction sale. Durham, North Carolina." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/20/2019 - 12:45pm -

Triple Cola: 1939

Charleston: 1902
Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1902. "Residence on Hasell Street." 8x10 inch dry plate glass ... Charleston's Single Homes I was born just north of Charleston, and I remember my parents telling me that back in the day ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/20/2012 - 1:39pm -

Charleston: 1902

Old House: 1939
... century. It represents the last gasp of Palladianism in North America. The lack of any rear ell or addition suggests it was designed ... Halifax County (currently for sale by Preservation North Carolina, seen here ). The Macon House also appears at p. 90 in Johnston ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:01am -

Old House: 1939

Kids' Table: 1966
... in my mother's newly remodeled kitchen in Mount Airy, North Carolina. I'm the girl on the right. It's either Thanksgiving or Christmas ... 
 
Posted by PJMoore - 02/16/2009 - 4:58pm -

Kids' Table: 1966

Game Day: 1939
November 1939. Durham County, North Carolina. "Cars parked along the highways on day of Duke-Carolina football ... showdown between seventh-ranked (and tied but undefeated) North Carolina and thirteenth-ranked Duke. Duke won, 13-3, causing it to leap ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/21/2019 - 9:47am -

Game Day: 1939

Kennon's Cafe: 1939
... "Cafe next to tobacco warehouse. Mebane, Orange County, North Carolina." Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/19/2019 - 4:24pm -

Kennon's Cafe: 1939

Cigarette City: 1940
October 1940. "Durham, North Carolina. Five Points, center of city, with Chesterfield cigarette factories in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/10/2019 - 9:36am -

Cigarette City: 1940

Plastic n Plywood: 1942
... and shifted its CT operations to facilities in Ireland and North Carolina. Boom This instantly reminded me of one of those "typical" ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/20/2012 - 4:10pm -

Plastic n Plywood: 1942

Mother Caroline: 1939
July 1939. Orange County, North Carolina. "Caroline Atwater, wife of Negro landholder, in the yard of her ... This is Joe Manning. According to census records, and to North Carolina records, Caroline Atwater was born about 1865, and died in 1949. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/19/2008 - 12:47am -

Mother Caroline: 1939

Country Store: 1939
... tobacco sharecropper at country store. Person County, North Carolina." The rustic emporium seen earlier here and here . ... for tobacco products on the building. As a North Carolinian, I am acutely aware of the impact of the golden leaf on our ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/16/2012 - 12:39pm -

Country Store: 1939

Hendrick Motor Co.: 1928
... this dealership are any relation to the Hendrick family in North Carolina that runs several mega dealerships--and a rather successful NASCAR ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/04/2012 - 9:37pm -

Hendrick Motor Co.: 1928
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