Boys' Brigade Armory

Contributors:
Robert H. Brady, contractor; Charles McMillen, architect
Dates:

1905

Location:
Wilmington, New Hanover County
Street Address:

SE corner of 2nd St. and Church St., Wilmington, NC

Status:

No longer standing

Type:

Recreational

Images Puslished In:

Susan Taylor Block, Cape Fear Lost (1999).
Beverly Tetterton, Wilmington: Lost But Not Forgotten (2005).

Note:

McMillen planned the castellated stucture of stone-faced concrete blocks for the “Brigade” founded by local businessmen to serve underprivileged local white boys. It contained recreational facilities, an auditorium, and a dining hall.