The Atlantic Beach Hotel still graced the oceanfront many years after it opened in 1932.
The Atlantic Beach Hotel still graced the oceanfront many years after it opened in 1932. North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The Atlantic Beach Hotel still graced the oceanfront many years after it opened in 1932. North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Bridge from mainland made Atlantic Beach a seaside resort

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.