Alex Manly

Cape Fear Museum/NHC County Library and Information Technology Department


  This week, the Cape Fear Museum and County’s Library and Information Technology Department unveiled an online, interactive exhibit of the events of the 1898 Wilmington coup d’état. WHQR reports on what you can discover with these new resources.      

Digital NC

The City of Wilmington has named November 10th 1898 Day. It was 120 years ago that a white mob seized local government, murdered an unknown number of people, and burned down the only black-owned daily newspaper.