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This article examines the Battle of Ramsaur's Mill, a military engagement between Patriot and Loyalist forces during the Revolutionary War. On June 20, 1780 near present-day Lincolnton, 400 Patriot militiamen defeated 1,200 Loyalist militia in a battle that demoralized Loyalist forces throughout the Southern theater of war.
An account of the Revolutionary War battle of Cowan's Ford including some analysis on troop maneuvers before, during, and after the battle.
Graham discusses the life and memorialization of William Lee Davidson, a Revolutionary War Lieutenant-Colonel from North Carolina. Davidson served as leader of a militia company and as a member of the State Committee of Safety. Davidson was killed at the Battle of Cowan’s Ford on February 1, 1781.