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

Boy Genius of the Confederacy.

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Assigned to building and floating an ironclad warship to help recapture North Carolina positions, 1st Lt. Gilbert Elliot designed the CSS Albemarle during the spring of 1863. Constructed at Edward's Ferry, on the Roanoke River, the CSS Albemarle was built in a cornfield owned by William Ruffin Smith.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 24 Issue 6, Aug 1956, p13-14, il