Burnside's Expedition and beyond
Here's the rest of the Lenoir Braves that enlisted prior to the battle at Hatteras Inlet: John W. Bunn /Private /25 July 1861Richard Bunn /Private /25 July 1861Everett W. Hill /Private /25 July…Continue
Here's where all the Jonesboro Guards ended up after the battle at Hatteras Inlet. Seven men were sick the day of the battle and were left in camp. These were captured when Fort Hatteras was…Continue
The Civil War exhibit now displayed at the State Museum is scheduled to move to MOA. (I'm not sure as to the timetable.) The collection is sadly lacking in artifacts from the northeastern part of the…Continue
Charles McDonald discovered a rare Confederate Archer bolt on the South Mills battlefield back on February 18th. Archer bolts were early Civil War ordinance. Production was discontinued in 1862. (The battle was fought on 19 April 1862.)
The bolt had to have been fired from the rifled 6-pounder cannon…Continue
Work progresses on the new Camden County Museum thanks to the efforts of Brian Forehand, Alex Leary, Anne Jennings, and others. Charles McDonald and I started setting up the Battle of South Mills display case on February 16th.…Continue
I'll start adding some recent content. It has been one year since the Museum of the Albemarle discontinued the annual Civil War Living History Day. There is some talk of starting something similar in Camden to coincide with the anniversary of the Battle of South Mills once the new county museum is up and running.
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