Daily Archives: April 5, 2011

First Wednesdays – Gov. Ellis reply

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

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Civil War Signature poster series #2 Memory

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

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