Mission Statement:

"To advance through research, education and symposia, an increased public awareness of the Cape Fear region's unique history."

Cape Fear Historical Institute

 

Board of Directors

2016-2017

 

Dr. Kearney Smith

Writer, Poet, Distinguished Professor of English.

Burnsville, North Carolina

Chair

Alexander McAllister Cheek

Historian of Southern Culture and Heritage.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Vice Chair

Hank Estep

Civic Leader and Cultural Activist

Wilmington, North Carolina

Secretary-Treasurer

Dr. Robert Rand

Nuclear Engineer, Logician and Writer

Wilmington, North Carolina

Dr. Clyde N. Wilson

Distinguished Author and Professor of History,

University of South Carolina; Editor, John C. Calhoun Papers

Columbia, South Carolina

Dr. Timothy R. Wyatt

Historian, Geotechnical Engineer, Environmental Law.

Stoneville, North Carolina

Dr. John Humphries

Retired Professor of the Humanities

Wilmington, North Carolina

 

 

I n s t i t u t e   A d m i n i s t r a t i o n:

 

Bernhard Thuersam

Wilmington, North Carolina
Executive Director and Editor

Thomas R. Fincannon

Research/Transcription

Audrey Simpson

Summer Intern