Daily Archives: January 18, 2011

First Wednesdays: addendum – Insurrection!

One constant fear in the slave society of the antebellum south was that of a slave insurrection.  From 1800 to 1802, Gabriel’s Rebellion, also known as the Easter Rebellion, caused apprehension throughout the Albemarle Sound region.  The coastal area of … Continue reading

Posted in First Wednesdays, Online Tools | Tagged , , , , , , ,

More documents

Our “First Wednesdays” project kicked off earlier this month. Our stated goal is to focus on at least one Civil War related resource at the Archives on the first Wednesday of every month for the next fifty-four months. The ambition … Continue reading

Posted in First Wednesdays, News | Tagged ,