Images in the archive have been collected over the years as a way to preserve our local history.
This collection features mainly Carolina Beach but with some nearby communities represented as well.
Some prints from this collection are available for order by the public.
Email for availability.

Girl in the Moon - Boardwalk

1950s Brochure Center Spread with license tag (13 x 19)

The Carolina Beach Boardwalk - Looking North (19 x 13)

Frying Pan Light Ship (19 x 13)
(Interesting fate)

Tourist Map 1949 (19 x 13)

Boardwalk Amusement Park (19 x 13)

Confederate Battle Flag
(note "Hanover" at top)


Feast of the Pirates - Wilmington 1920s (19 x 13)

Snow's Cut: Way back when?

A Bygone Era (13 x 19)

Carolina Beach pennant

Hotel Royal Palm (Hotel Astor) (19 x 13)


1949 Town Brochure

1950 Town Brochure

A big catch at the marina

The old drug store

Unique license tag from circa 1940

OceanView Hotel

Bames Hotel

Hotel Royal Palm

Winner Pier

Kure Beach Train

Shoo Fly Train

SeaBreeze Pavilion

Carolina Beach 1911

Looking North from Lake

Lifeguards 1


Jack Davis Election Photo

Carolina Beach Town Letterhead

4 Guys on flooded 421

Living it up and having fun on the Boardwalk

Lady crabber

Remember the Hobie Cats?

View of Boardwalk from top of waterslide

Snow's Cut Marina aerial shot

Big Daddy's Restaurant

Parade girls with Pleasure Island banner

Boardwalk boards being torn up

North End Pier Aerial

WECT TV 6 Pirate Girl Logo

7-UP Ad from Azalea Festival Publication

Dance at Lumina - Wrightsville Beach

Feast of Pirates banner

Boardwalk strand - 1920s


If you have any photographs that you'd like to submit, please email me.
Special thanks to the people who generously contributed to this collection.

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