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    • "A Female Raid" from the Carolina Watchman, March 23, 1863

    • 1863-03-23
    • North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Sources; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Food supply; Food riots; Flour;
    • A newspaper article discussing the issues behind the Salisbury Bread Riot. This item was scanned as part of the American Civil War Sesquicentennial commemoration at the North Carolina State Archives. It was part of the monthly documents on the...
    • Letter: Martha Hendley Poteet to Francis Marion Poteet, April 7, 1864

    • 1864-04-07
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Health aspects; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Children; United...
    • Encapsulated letter. Martha tells Francis that she is sick again. She has planted sweet potatoes, and plans to plant corn next week. A thief stole horses and bacon from the Allens. All the men were ordered out of Camp Asheville and she has heard...
    • Reminiscences: “Mars Mill College in the War Between the States,” written by Professor I. N....

    • 1856; 1861-07-04; 1861-07-10; 1863; 1865-03-08; 1865-06; 1851-12-29; 1845-08-28; 1848-07-15; 1847-06-20; 1932-02-04
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Conscientious objectors; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Desertions; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction & pillage;...
    • Mars Hill College was founded as the French Broad Baptist Institute in Madison County in 1856, in the days leading up to the Civil War. The Name was changed to Mars Hill College on February 16, 1859. This is a brief history of the impact that the...
    • Soldier's experience in southern prisons

    • 1901
    • Prutsman, Christian Miller; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons;
    • "A graphic description of the author's experiences in various southern prisons." Experiences in Libby Prison, Richmond, at Columbia, S.C. and in other prisons.
    • Letter: Henry H. Bowen to Ann L. Bowen, Jan. 2, 1865

    • 1865-01-02
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Confederate States of America. Marine Corps; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Economic aspects; Postage stamps; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Food supply; Columbia...
    • 4 page letter and envelope. Henry describes the ironclad C.S.S. Columbia which he is now on; he describes their food, sleeping arrangements, guard duty, the type of men onboard, and gives a detailed account of size, weight, and strength of the...
    • Letter: Martha Hendley Poteet to Francis Marion Poteet, Jan. 21, 1864

    • 1864-01-21
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Children; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Desertions; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Health aspects; Corn; Swine; Family farms;...
    • Encapsulated letter. Martha writes that she and the children are still ill. She thinks the baby may die. She has no news of Asheville, but the nearby troops have been told to make plans to protect provisions from Union forces in the area. She...
    • History of the Sixteenth North Carolina Regiment in the Civil War

    • 1901
    • Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 16th; North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories; United States--History--Civil War,...
    • Regimental history of the Sixteenth North Carolina Regiment. Published in The Western Vindicator during the year 1897 reprinted in book form by Mr. John C. Mills, his [i.e., the author's] son --p. [74] Includes a reprint of an article from The...
    • Reminisces: Milas A. Kirkpatrick, 16th North Carolina Infantry Regiment, Company L.

    • 1903
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Anecdotes; Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 25th; Seven Days' Battles, Va., 1862
    • A reminisces of Milas A. Kirkpatrick in regards to the time he spend in the 16th North Carolina Infantry Regiment, Company L and E during the Civil War. This Reminisces was written by C. B. Pfeiffer.
    • Letter: Salisbury Women to Zebulon B. Vance, March 21, 1863

    • 1863-03-21
    • North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Sources; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence;Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; United States--History--Civil War,...
    • A letter from the women involved in the Salisbury Bread Riots to Governor Vance explaining their actions. This item was scanned as part of the American Civil War Sesquicentennial commemoration at the North Carolina State Archives. It was part of...
    • South's burden, or, the curse of sectionalism in the United States

    • 1906
    • North Caroliniana; Sectionalism (United States); United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Causes; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons;
    • "[Auto]biographical sketch of the author": p. vii-viii.; "North Carolina's share of the 600 [prisoners sent to Charleston, 1864]": p. 144-147.
    • Letter: Francis Marion Poteet to Martha Hendley Poteet, March 16, 1864

    • 1864-03-16
    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Health aspects; Molasses; Salt; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Children;...
    • Encapsulated letter. Francis writes Martha saying that he has received 5 letters from her. John Wadkins is back, but unfit for duty. He asks her to send molasses, and then finishes with a prayer for the safety of his wife and children.

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