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Welcome to the SA of NC Civil War 150 blog
North Carolina Civil War 150 is a space for collecting all news, events, and observances related to the American Civil War Sesquicentennial commemoration at the State Archives of North Carolina.
The State Archives of North Carolina Civil War Sesquicentennial Timeline (PDF) is now available.
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Daily Archives: April 5, 2011
During the 1860 presidential election and its aftermath secessionist commissioners communicated to southern states which were still undecided about secession from the United States. In early 1861, North Carolina was one of those undecided states. While Governor John W. Ellis … Continue reading
The North Carolina Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee offers the second in a series of signature posters pertaining to the commemoration of the Civil War. Poster #2 – Memory is connected to the upcoming Memory symposium in May 2011. The poster … Continue reading