NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Search Results


56 results for The Palace
Currently viewing results 1 - 15
PAGE OF 4
Next
Record #:
19011
Author(s):
Abstract:
Curators of Tryon Palace's artifacts have previously identified examples from fourteen silversmiths and silver-making firms representative from of various eastern North Carolina cities. This year, they have acquired silver flatware that exposes two previously unidentified North Carolina silversmiths.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 6 Issue 1, Fall 2005, p6, f
Record #:
19010
Abstract:
This article details the changes in Christmas traditions in North Carolina from the colonial period to the Civil War.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 6 Issue 1, Fall 2005, p4-5, f
Record #:
23166
Author(s):
Abstract:
New Bern's Civil War history stretches beyond the Confederacy. The Union invasion of Roanoke, followed by the occupation of New Bern in 1862 promoted the establishment of contraband camps for escaped slaves. Colored troop regiments emerged as a result.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 13 Issue 1, Spring 2015, p20-21, 26, il, por
Full Text:
Record #:
23165
Author(s):
Abstract:
Tryon Palace reopened the New Bern Academy Museum, a place that tells the story of union occupation in New Bern. The building itself is a historic site, for Union troops used it as a hospital during the war.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 13 Issue 1, Spring 2015, p16-19, il
Full Text:
Record #:
18972
Author(s):
Abstract:
First used as a medicinal drink in Asian, tea became a commodity that fueled the British Empire and sparked revolution in the American colonies. In North Carolina, it would prove to be a catalyst for the first political actions by women in the state's history.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 11 Issue 6, Spring 2012, p16-30, il, f
Full Text:
Record #:
18971
Author(s):
Abstract:
Through historic documents, Sandbeck details life in New Bern through the eyes of two Northern soldiers stationed in the area during the Civil War.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 11 Issue 6, Spring 2012, p8-9, 11-15, il, por, f
Full Text:
Record #:
18973
Author(s):
Abstract:
Nearly two centuries old, the Robert Hay House at Tryon Palace is seeing current activity. Historical characters and interpreters are bringing new life into the old New Bern home.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 1 Issue 1, Fall 2000, p4-5, f
Full Text:
Record #:
19031
Author(s):
Abstract:
When the Tryon Palace Commission formed in 1945 it had many allies, one of which was the forerunner of the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Farmer recounts the evolution of Tryon Palace's partnership with the DOT.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 7 Issue 3, Spring 2007, p5, 8, 15, bibl, f
Full Text:
Record #:
19001
Author(s):
Abstract:
The old New Bern Academy has had a long history since it was built in 1809, enduring the Civil War and becoming part of the public school system in 1971. But thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers, the New Bern Academy has new life as it reopens as a museum.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 3 Issue 4, Summer 2003, p4-5, 8, f
Full Text:
Record #:
18975
Author(s):
Abstract:
Staff at Tryon Palace in New Bern play a key role in preserving the state's history through education programs and the re-creation of traditions.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 1 Issue 3, Spring 2001, p4-5, f
Full Text:
Record #:
19051
Author(s):
Abstract:
House cleaning takes on new meaning when the house in question is the John Wright Stanly House. Tryon Palace teams tackle the 230 year old home, which is filled with valuable artifacts, in order to bring the home to life.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 10 Issue 6, Summer 2011, p6-10, por, f
Full Text:
Record #:
19052
Author(s):
Abstract:
Two years into the Union occupation of New Bern, the city became worse for wear due to influx of yellow fever, causing rapid deterioration of lives.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 10 Issue 6, Summer 2011, p14-26, il, bibl, f
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
19049
Author(s):
Abstract:
As New Bern celebrates its 300th anniversary, it remembers its Swiss and German settlers who agreed to put down roots where the Trent and Neuse rivers converged.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 10 Issue 2, Winter 2010, p13, f
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
19050
Abstract:
Descendants of the Holland family of New Bern donated a life-sized portrait of a young Craven County woman to Tryon Palace. Efforts to conserve this portrait have been very fruitful.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 10 Issue 4, Summer 2010, p10-17, f
Subject(s):
Full Text:
Record #:
19048
Abstract:
A recent research project at Tryon Palace is exploring the history of African-American artisans in New Bern from the American Revolution to the turn of the 20th-century. Due to the city's tradition of craftsmanship and strong African American heritage, New Bern offers the opportunity to document this unique artistic tradition.
Source:
The Palace (NoCar F 264 N5 P3), Vol. 10 Issue 1, Fall 2009, p6-7, 12, f
Full Text: