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Darden funeral home and bicycle shop.

Camillus L. Darden and Samuel H. and Annie Washington Vick‘s son, Daniel, known as Bud, standing in front of Charles H. Darden & Son’s shop. 30 more words

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Vick and Melton, Albion Academy trustees.

“The Albion Academy was designed to prepare young men and women to be teachers in schools intended for the instruction of colored people in the Southern States. 175 more words

1890s

The reverends grew up together.

New York Age, 15 March 1930.

  • Rev. J.O. Vick — James Oscar F. Vick. In the 1880 census of Wilson, Wilson County: grist mill worker…
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Progressive citizens, pt. 1.

Sometime in 1914, the Wilson Times published a three-page insert highlighting the achievements of the town’s African-American community. “Wilson is fortunate in having a large proportion of sensible negroes,” the writer opined, and counted among the laudable such well-known citizens and institutions as… 235 more words

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309 Elba Street (633 Viola Street).

The eleventh in a series of posts highlighting buildings in East Wilson Historic District, a national historic district located in Wilson, North Carolina. As originally approved, the district encompasses 858 contributing buildings and two contributing structures in a historically African-American section of Wilson. 293 more words

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Grocery shopping in East Wilson.

From an interview of Hattie Henderson Ricks (1910-2001) by her granddaughter Lisa Y. Henderson, in which she responds to the question, “Where did y’all shop for groceries?” 1,041 more words

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