Cotton market on Main Street Lucama, circa 1880. To see more images from this collection, visit DigitalNC.
Pageant Royalty Court Float, Wilson, circa 1940s. To see more images from this collection, visit DigitalNC.
Bissette's Drug Store, Wilson County, circa 1930. To see more images from this collection, visit DigitalNC.
Tobacco processing in Wilson circa 1974-1986. To view more slides from the collection, visit DigitalNC.
Before and after photos show Hurricane Florence's impact on Wilson County... See more at The Wilson Times...
Auction in Wilson, North Carolina, circa 1974-1986. To view more slides from this collection, visit DigitalNC.
Price's Seed Store, Wilson, North Carolina, circa 1974. See more slides from this collection at DigitalNC.
By Monica Holland for The Fayetteville Observer—They used to be prominent, cropping up from the land like the yellowing leaves they’d housed across miles and miles of Carolina farm country. A monument to the charm of country life, tobacco barns have stood for everything from good, honest work to the trust and reliance of family … Continue reading Tobacco barn photos show appreciation for farming history
Sanda Baucom Hight CONTRIBUTING COLUMNIST to the Wilson Times Recently, as I was looking for one particular photograph from our family’s collection, I learned lessons about history and customs of our past. I looked through photograph albums put together by family members years ago, as well as hundreds of individual pictures that have been saved … Continue reading Old photographs reveal family history, bygone customs