William H. Rowland Papers

1861-2009
Manuscript Collection #876
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11.602 Cubic Feet, 27 boxes and 32 oversize folders
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William H. Rowland Papers (#876), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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Papers (1861 - 2009, undated) documenting the archaeological excavations of the Confederate defensive fortifications, river obstructions and fish trap on the River Neuse below Kinston, NC, and the Confederate ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, relating to Capt. Joseph H. Price, commander of the NEUSE, and relating to Lenoir County, N.C., history in general including correspondence, notes, photographic prints and negatives (black and white), and publications.


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July 3, 2002, (unprocessed), 42 items, 0.014 cubic feet; Papers (1861 - 1971, undated) documenting the archaeological excavations of the Confederate defensive fortifications, river obstructions and fish traps on the River Neuse below Kinston, NC; and relating to Capt. Joseph H. Price, commander of the Confederate ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, including correspondence, notes, photographic prints & negatives (black & white). See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: William H. Rowland.

August 6, 2002, (unprocessed addition 1), 169 items, 0.47 cubic feet; Papers (1776 - 2002) relating to historic buildings and property in Kinston, NC, North Carolina currency, the ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, Contentnea Township tax receipts, Space lab - 1, Piedmont Air Lines, North Carolina Civil War Centennial Commission, CSS NEUSE historic site, antebellum property disputes along the Neuse River, including correspondence, brochures, museum objects, newsletters, photographic prints and negatives, paper currency, plat maps, and printed works. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: William H. Rowland.

September 26, 2002, (unprocessed addition 2), 8 containers, 3.5 cubic feet; Papers (1961 - 1965) relating to the Civil War, the Confederate ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, the CSS NEUSE historic site and archaeological project, the history of Kinston, NC, including correspondence, brochures, and drawings, manuscripts, newsletters and newspapers, historical notes and research, photographic prints and negatives, and printed works. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: William H. Rowland.

December 2, 2002, (unprocessed addition 3), 4 items, .002 cubic feet; Papers (6-20 October 2002, undated) including a manuscript entitled "A CSS NEUSE architectural documentary, 1958-1966" (3 p. holograph photocopy), newspaper clippings and photocopies of newspaper clippings relating to the Civil War ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, the CSS NEUSE historic site and the threat to Civil War archaeological sites posed by a planned railroad bridge over the Neuse River near Kinston, NC. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: William H. Rowland.

February 15, 2008, (unprocessed addition 4), 1 item, 0.02 cubic feet; Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, North Carolina: March 7-10, 1865, by Tom J. Edwards and William H. Rowland, edited by Ashleigh D. Brothers. (Kinston, NC: Lenoir County Historical Association © 2006 by Tom J. Edwards and William H. Rowland. Printed. Paperback. Donor: William H. Rowland.

August 15, 2008, (unprocessed addition 5), 1,205 items, 7.50 cubic feet; Papers (1840-2008, undated) relating to Kinston, Lenoir County, North Carolina history, especially Civil War battles, archaeology, historic homes, businesses and individuals and including manuscript materals, photographic prints and negatives, printed materials, museum objects, and oversized materials, etc. See preliminary inventory attached. Note: Money Island, by Andrew J. Howell, Jr. (copyrighted 1908) transferred to the Rare Book Collection, 6/4/2009.

February 8, 2011, (unprocessed addition 6), 0.101 cubic feet; Addition includes a print (not on photographic paper) of a 1925 photograph of the CSS Neuse in the Neuse River at Kinston, N.C., with GPS data added by William Rowland in 2003. This photograph is the oldest known photograph of the CSS Neuse. Also included are a CD of electronic drawings by Dunn & Dalton Architects of Kinston of Harmony Hall (also known as Peebles House and Lovick House), the oldest house in Kinston, and printouts of these drawings. They were drawn up as part of a 1963 project conducted by W. E. Friend of the School of Design, North Carolina State College (now University). [Note that Harmony Hall is called Herritage House in this project.] Also included are a 2009 satellite view of the area where the CSS Neuse was found, clippings, and documentation of Civil War projectiles recovered by Rowland from the 2 battles of Kinston. Donor: William H. Rowland.

October 30, 2012, (unprocessed addition 7), 0.013 cubic feet;Addition includes a DVD containing a video oral history interview done with William H. Rowland by Wil King (with additional questions from Jane Phillips and Guy Smith and video provided by Philip Decker) on February 15, 2003. In the interview Mr. Rowland discusses his experiences with locating, documenting and preserving for posterity the CSS Ram NEUSE and other Civil War relics in the Kinston and Lenoir County area. Donor: William H. Rowland.

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Gift of William H. Rowland

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Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.


Container list
Box 1 Folder a William H. Rowland. Correspondence & notes (1964-1965) concerning Joseph H. Price with M. Adair Dunn & Mrs. Richard Price, descendants of Capt. Price. 11 items
Box 1 Folder b Joseph H. Price. Letter received (2/25/1861) from J. P. Powers, Deputy Collector, certifying that Price had been paid as a 2d Lt. In the U. S. Revenue Service, to 2/21/1861, at the Customs House, Port of Astoria; with an original linen envelope labeled "Harriet Lane;" and two photocopies of the letter (10/21/1965) 4 items
Box 1 Folder c Joseph H. Price Residence, 514 Market Street, Wilmington, NC (undated) Photographic negatives. Black & white. 2 items
Box 1 Folder d Joseph H. Price Portrait. Photographic print (2/15/1971) by William H. Rowland from a mural in the basement of the Wilmington Light Infantry building, Market Street, Wilmington, NC. Black & white. 2 items
Box 1 Folder e Neuse River Civil War obstruction & Fish Trap (10/9/1968) Archaeological excavation sketch maps. Pencil on paper. No scale. 2 items
Box 1 Folder f Item 1 Neuse River Civil War obstruction & Fish Trap (Sept. 1968) William H. Rowland & piling recovered from River Neuse obstructions. Photographic print. Black & White. 2 copies
Box 1 Folder f Item 2 Foster's Raid Historic Marker, Dec. 14, 1862 (undated) Photographic print. Black & White. 2 copies
Box 1 Folder f Item 3 Civil War projectiles found by William H. Rowland in Fort at Neuse River blockade (Sept. 1968) showing 32 lb., 6 lb., 24 lb., & Hotchkiss impact fuse, black powder common shell. Photographic print. Black & White. 2 copies
Box 1 Folder f Item 4 Rock obstruction (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #1. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 5 Rock mound (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #2. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 6 Part of rock obstruction (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #3. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 7 Rock pile - rock obstruction (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #4. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 8 Empty envelope #5 with notes (Aug. 1968) describing location of obstructions on Neuse River near Camp Pool Confederate Garrison: 2 miles below Kinston. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 9 Rock obstruction showing both sides of Neuse River (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #6. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 10 Rock obstruction showing both sides of Neuse River (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #7. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 11 Rock obstruction looking upstream (West) toward obstruction on the Neuse River (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C.. Photographic negative envelope #8. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 12 Rock obstruction looking south toward Wise Fork and New Bern (undated), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #9. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 13 Rock obstruction taken from the middle of the Neuse River; note pilings pushed over downstream (negative) Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C.; William H. Rowland with piling from the obstruction (print) (Aug.- Sept. 1968). Photographic negative envelope #10. Black & white. 2 items
Box 1 Folder f Item 14 Donny Taylor standing on rock obstruction (Aug. 1968), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #11. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 15 Rock obstruction looking toward bank and stops at fish trap (undated), Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #12. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 16 Rock obstruction seems to be a sunken raft with rock; note outline of fish trap on far right corner (Sept. 1968). Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #13. Black & white. 1 item
Box 1 Folder f Item 17 Fish trap at obstruction (since destroyed) (Oct. 1968). Camp Pool Confederate Garrison near Kinston, N.C. Photographic negative envelope #14. Black & white. 1 item
Box 2 Folder a Clippings (2000-2001). 2 items
Box 2 Folder b Deed of property (8/13/1886) at 419 North Heritage Street, East Side, in Kinston, of J. C. & Julia Washington to Harry Potter. 1 item
Box 2 Folder c Flight of Columbia STS-9 / Spacelab-1. First Amateur Radio Station in Space: W5LFL Souvenir Card (1983). 1 item
Box 2 Folder d Norman C. Larson, Executive Secretary, North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission. Letter to William H. Rowland. Typescript letter signed (6/25/1965). 1 p
Box 2 Folder e N. Carolina Currency No. 5301. Half A Dollar By Authority of Congress at Halifax, April 2, 1776. [Engraving] N. American Bear. [Signed] Maynard & M. McW. 1 item
Box 2 Folder f N. Carolina Currency No. 1187. One Fourth of a Dollar, By Authority of Congress at Halifax, April 2, 1776. [Signed] M. McWilliams. 1 item
Box 2 Folder g North Carolina Currency. Twenty Five Dollars No. 3091. Agreeable to an Act of Assembly passed at Newbern, the 10 Day of May 1780. "Death to Counterfeit," and "Justitia addit Fiduciam," [Signed] J. Mason & Jas. Coore. 1 item
Box 2 Folder h Rope Sample for the CSS NEUSE, taken by William H. Rowland. Cotton. 1 item, 1964
Box 2 Folder i Travis King's Receipt for Taxes Paid, Contentnea Neck Township, Lenoir County, NC. 1 item, 11/2/1891
Box 2 Folder j Headquarters of Generals Braxton Bragg & R. F. Hoke, 111 E. Bright Street, Kinston, NC. Photographic print, negative & clipping. 3 items, 3/10/1966, 6/19/2002
Box 2 Folder k Headquarters of Generals Braxton Bragg & R. F. Hoke, during the Battle of Kinston (NC). Photographic prints (2), negative (1) & clipping (1). 4 items, 1964, 1967, 2002
Box 2 Folder l Headquarters of Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard, 114 E. Blount Street, Kinston (NC) during the Civil War. Photographic prints (2), negative (1) & clipping (1). 4 items, 7/4/1966, 6/13/2002
Box 2 Folder m Piedmont Air Lines Terminal at inauguration of Kinston - New York service. Photographic print, negative & clipping. 3 items, 3/15/1967, 3/20/1967
Box 2 Folder n Williams Bowden - Anna Jane Cherry [Grandparents of S. Allen Bowden, Kinston, NC] marriage contract, 10/21/1854. Photographic print (4/18/1967). 1 item
Box 2 Folder o Wilmington Light Infantry Naval Reserve Battalion veterans, c. 1898. Photographic print & lists of names (2). Copy. 3 items, December 1966
Box 2 Folder p Wreath Laying Ceremony on 100th Anniversary of Sinking of CSS NEUSE. Photographic negative. 1 item, 3/10/1965
Box 2 Folder q Wreath Laying Ceremony on 100th Anniversary of Sinking of CSS NEUSE. Photographic print & negative. 2 items, 3/10/1965
Box 2 Folder r Calling All children, by Sybil Hyatt. Pamphlet. (Self published, c. 1939). 1 vol. 32 p
Box 2 Folder s Civil War Projectiles: A Battlefield Collection, by W. Reid McKee & M. E. Mason, Jr. [Autographed by M. E. Mason, Jr. & W. Reid McKee] (self published, c. 1966) 1 vol. 44 p
Box 2 Folder t North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission. "CSS NEUSE Medal" (Bronze Oxidized) & Ribbon given to William H. Rowland for his role in the CSS Neuse archaeological project], including brochure and envelope. 3 items, 5/13/1965
Box 2 Folder u North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission. "CSS NEUSE Medal" (Bronze Oxidized) & Ribbon given to William H. Rowland for his role in the CSS Neuse archaeological project], including explanatory note by William H. Rowland. 3 items, 5/13/1965
Box 2 Folder v North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission Newsletters, Vol. 1, No. 1 - Vol. 6, No. 4 July 1960 - June 1965. 54 items
Box 2 Folder w State Historic Site C.S.S. "NEUSE" Kinston, North Carolina Brochure, by William H. Rowland. [c. 1965] 1 item
Box 3 Folder a Battle of Kinston 1862 Notes. (1967-1976)
Box 3 Folder b Brooke Commons. Location of Several. (1968)
Box 3 Folder c Brochure. Career of Confederate Ram NEUSE. (1/10/1966)
Box 3 Folder d Article. Carolina & Southern Cross: CSS NEUSE. (1914)
Box 3 Folder e NEUSE Casemate. (9/5/1966)
Box 3 Folder f Lenoir County's last Confederate soldier. (1969)
Box 3 Folder g I "Loyal & Price Neuse, 1861-1865". (1964-1971)
Box 3 Folder h II "Plans of CSS NEUSE" Rowland's Conception. (1964-1965)
Box 3 Folder i III "Recovery Weather Report Nov & Dec. 1961". (1961-1976)
Box 3 Folder j IV "Artifacts". (1963-1967)
Box 3 Folder k IV "Artifacts" (Part 3) Drawings - Tools. (1966)
Box 3 Folder l IV Recovery (1963-1964)
Box 3 Folder m V "Ammunition". (1968)
Box 3 Folder n VII "Weighing and Removal to Caswell Park, May 1964". (1964)
Box 3 Folder o Preservation of CSS NEUSE artifacts. (undated)
Box 3 Folder p Ram NEUSE Around the World. (1967)
Box 3 Folder q William S. Sharpe; Iobst; Still; Diary (1967)
Box 4 Folder a Various articles written by William H. Rowland which were printed in the Kinston Daily Free Press, etc, 1967-1981
Box 4 Folder b Original copy of "CSS NEUSE" written to accompany the "NEUSE" medal. 1/15/1964
Box 4 Folder c Proof of CSS NEUSE Brochure, 12/8/1964
Box 4 Folder d Historical ship exhibits in the United States (Preliminary Draft), 3/8/1966
Box 4 Folder e Original manuscripts written by William H. Rowland for the Kinston Daily Free Press, Feb., March, April 1965
Box 4 Folder f Kinston Free Press clippings, 1961-1971
Box 4 Folder g Biblical history, undated
Box 4 Folder h Big Hotchkiss projectile drawing & notes, 1966, 2002
Box 4 Folder i Possible location of NEUSE cannons, 1965-1966
Box 4 Folder j Color transparencies of C.S.S. NEUSE salvation list. Property of William H. Rowland, Kinston, North Carolina, 4/5/1965
Box 4 Folder k The Corpse Reappears, by William H. Rowland. The State Magazine Clipping. 4/15/1967
Box 4 Folder l The battle of Bentonville: We are here to honor valor," Speech by Ralph W. Yarborough, United States Senator from Texas, at Bentonville, NC at the dedication of a visitors' center and museum. Mimeograph typescript. 18 p. 3/21/1965
Box 4 Folder m A Historical Prelude to the Lenoir County Historical Association, 1961-1971," by William H. Rowland. Photocopy typescript. Bound. 2/3/1984
Box 4 Folder n Correspondence (1964); 7 items
Box 4 Folder o Correspondence (1965); 18 items
Box 4 Folder p Correspondence (1966); 20 items
Box 4 Folder q Correspondence (1967); 16 items
Box 4 Folder r Correspondence (1968); 5 items
Box 4 Folder s Correspondence (1969); 12 items
Box 4 Folder t Correspondence (1970); 11 items
Box 4 Folder u Correspondence (1971); 8 items
Box 4 Folder v Correspondence (1972); 7 items
Box 4 Folder w Correspondence (1973); 4 items
Box 4 Folder x Correspondence (1974); 2 items
Box 4 Folder y Correspondence (1975); 3 items
Box 4 Folder z Correspondence (1976); 5 items
Box 4 Folder za Correspondence (1977); 4 items
Box 4 Folder zb Correspondence (1978); 1 item
Box 4 Folder zc Kinston's Confederate Ram NEUSE, by Malcolm Raynor. 2 items, [1961]
Box 4 Folder zd Drawings to be approved, 3 items, [1966]
Box 4 Folder ze History of Lenoir County clippings. (1951, 1954)
Box 4 Folder zf History of Lenoir County & Kinston correspondence & notes. (1957-1972)
Box 4 Folder zg History of Troop No. 1 Boy Scouts of America, Kinston [1916-1917], 11 p. Holograph
Box 4 Folder zh How the U.D.C. Got Its Name. (1954)
Box 4 Folder zi Moseley Hall photograph (undated)
Box 4 Folder zj Ram NEUSE clippings (1962-1973)
Box 4 Folder zk Ram NEUSE clippings, notes, periodicals, etc. (1961-1969)
Box 4 Folder zl Ram NEUSE clippings & notes (1963-1969)
Box 4 Folder zm Ram NEUSE historical research (1935-1976)
Box 5 Folder a Awards (1979)
Box 5 Folder b Brochures (1964-1973)
Box 5 Folder c Ephemera, 1864, 1960-1966
Box 5 Folder e Museum Objects: CSS NEUSE Medal & brochure & envelope (1964)
Box 5 Folder h Negatives & Inventory (27 negs., 8 p. inventory, 1969)
Box 5 Folder i Negatives & Inventory (20 negs., 2 p. inventory, 1965)
Box 5 Folder j Joseph Price (Capt., CSS NEUSE) photographic print from NC State Dept. of Archives & History (Neg. #SN-71-1-21-N.H. Co.01) & Note by W. H. Rowland. (1976, 2002)
Box 5 Folder k Photographic prints (1964-2002)
Box 5 Folder l Tintype of Tom J. Edwards in Civil War "homespun" uniform (1964)
Box 6 Folder a The Andrew Jackson Birthplace Problem, by Max F. Harris (Raleigh, NC: State Department of Archives and History), 56 p., 1963
Box 6 Folder b Battle of Averasboro, by Malcolm Fowler. (North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission. 18 p., 1965
Box 6 Folder c Centennial Guide for Local Committees (Raleigh, NC: The North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission), 16 p. 2 copies. [1961]
Box 6 Folder d Charter & By-Laws of the Atlantic & North Carolina Railroad. 15 p., 1937
Box 6 Folder e A Chronicle of North Carolina During the American Revolution, 1763-1789, by Jeffrey J. Crow. (Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State University Graphics) 63 p., 1975
Box 6 Folder f The Civil War, by James I. Robertson, Jr. (Washington, DC: U. S. Civil War Centennial Commission) 64 p., 1963
Box 6 Folder g The Editor's Handbook: A Manual of Style (Raleigh, NC: State Department of Archives and History), 52p., 1956
Box 6 Folder h 40 Documents of the Freedom Train: Priceless Historic Documents of Our Heritage and Freedom reproduced by arrangement with the American Heritage Foundation, Sponsors of the Freedom Train, as a public service. (Raleigh, NC: News and Observer) 40 p. 2 copies., 1963
Box 6 Folder i From Raleigh's Past, Compiled and edited by Elizabeth D. Reid (Raleigh, NC: Branch Banking and Trust Company), 74 p. & original envelope, 1965
Box 6 Folder j Great Battles of the Civil War, by the Editors of Life (New York, NY: Time, Inc.), 48 p., 1963
Box 6 Folder k A Guide to Military Organizations and Installations, North Carolina, 1861-1865, Compiled by Louis H. Manarin. (Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission), 88 p., 1961
Box 6 Folder l Historic Ship Exhibits in the United States (Washington, DC: Naval History Division, Navy Department), 70 p., 1969
Box 6 Folder m Know Your State: North Carolina (Charlotte, NC: Prestige House, Inc.), 12 p. [1960]
Box 6 Folder n North Carolina at Gettysburg, (Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission), 27 p., 1963
Box 6 Folder o North Carolina: Historyland, (Raleigh, NC: Department of Conservation and Development, Travel and Promotion Division) rev. ed. 52 p., 1966
Box 6 Folder p An Official Guide of the Confederate Government from 1861 to 1865 at Richmond, 32 p., undated
Box 6 Folder q Piedmont Aviation, Inc. Presentation to the New York Society of Security Analysts, Inc. September 20th, 1965, by T. H. Davis, President. [16 p.], 1965
Box 6 Folder r Robert E. Lee: The Beloved General, (Boston, MA: John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company), 15 p., 1956
Box 6 Folder s The United States Navy: Keeping the Peace (Washington, DC: Naval History Division), 48 p., 1966
Box 7 Folder a Carolina Telephone: Kinston, Grifton, La Grange, Moss Hill, Pink Hill, NC (Kinston, NC) 168 p., 1965
Box 7 Folder b The Exchanger Summer Issue July 1967. Employee Magazine of Kinston Plant, E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co. Vol. 15, No. 3), 16 p., 1967
Box 7 Folder c North Carolina State Ports Magazine, Summer 1967, Vol. 13, No. 2 (Raleigh, NC: NC State Ports Authority), 24 p., 1967
Box 7 Folder d The State Magazine: Down Home in North Carolina(Raleigh, NC: W. B. Wright and Bill Sharpe, publishers) Vol. 34, No. 21 - Vol. 35, No. 20, April 1, 1967 - March 15, 1968, Various pagings. 23 issues
Box 8 Folder a Cape Fear Sunday Star-News, Wilmington, NC: Civil War - Reconstruction, Vol. 5, 50 p., 3/7/1976
Box 8 Folder b News and Observer, Raleigh, NC: 1865-1965 North Carolina's Incredible Century, Vol. 200, No. 136, 336 p., 5/16/1976
Box 9 Folder a Annals of Progress: The story of Lenoir County and Kinston, North Carolina, by William S. Powell. (Raleigh, NC: State Department of Archives & History) 107 p., 1963
Box 9 Folder b Civil War Projectiles: Small Arms & Field Artillery, by W. Reid McKee & M. E. Mason, Jr. (c. 1978 by W. Reid McKee and M. E. Mason, Jr.), Plates. Appendix. Autographed by MEM, Jr. Copy #78 of 500. 202 p
Box 9 Folder c Field Artillery Projectiles of the Civil War, 1861-1865, by Sydney C. Kerksis & Thomas S. Dickey. Autographed by both authors. Book #169 of 500. (Atlanta, GA: Phoenix Press c. 1968) Illustrated. Glossary, Appendices. Bibliography. Index. 307 p
Box 9 Folder d Field Artillery Projectiles of the American Civil War, by Thomas S. Dickey and Peter C. George. Edited by Col. Floyd W. McRae, Jr., USAFR-Ret. Autographed by T. S. D. (1980). Book #169 of 2,000. (Atlanta, GA: Arsenal Publishing Co., c. 1980), Illustrated, Glossary, Appendices, Appendix, Bibliography, Index. 510 p
Box 9 Folder e Heavy Artillery Projectiles of the Civil War, 1861-1865, by Sydney C. Kerksis & Thomas S. Dickey. Autographed by both authors (1972) Book #169 of 500. (Kennesaw, GA: Phoenix Press, c. 1972), Illustrated, Glossary, Appendices, Bibliography, Index. 277 p
Box 9 Folder f Plates and Buckles of the American Military, 1795-1874, by Sydney C. Kerksis. Autographed by the author. Book #145 of 250. (Kennesaw, GA: The Gilgal Press, c. 1974), Illustrated, Glossary, Appendices, Bibliography, 568 p
Box 10 Folder a Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, Vol. 1: A - B (Washington, DC: Navy Department, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Naval History Division, 1959 Reprint with corrections, 1964), Illustrated, Bibliography, Appendices, 351 p
Box 10 Folder b Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, Vol. 2: C - F - Carriers - Confederate Forces (Washington, DC: Navy Department, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Naval History Division, 1963), Illustrated, Bibliography, Abbreviations, Appendices, 591 p
Box 10 Folder c Papers (6-20 October 2002, undated) including a manuscript entitled "A CSS NEUSE architectural documentary, 1958-1966" (3 p. holograph photocopy), newspaper clippings and photocopies of newspaper clippings relating to the Civil War ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, the CSS NEUSE historic site and the threat to civil war archaeological sites posed by a planned railroad bridge over the Neuse River near Kinston, NC
Box 11 Folder a Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, North Carolina: March 7-10, 1865, by Tom J. Edwards and William H. Rowland, edited by Ashleigh D. Brothers. (Kinston, NC: Lenoir County Historical Association © 2006 by Tom J. Edwards and William H. Rowland. Paperback. Printed. Note: Soldiers? accounts of one of the final battles of the Civil War. Autographed by the authors and editor, 12/13/2007
Box 12 Folder a 5th Annual Civil War Symposium (2002-2007) 4 items. 14 p
Box 12 Folder b Civil War History Clippings (1961-2007) 14 items. 26 p
Box 12 Folder c Civil War History Research (2006) 2 items. 13 p
Box 12 Folder d Civil War Tourism is Economic Development. Summit (2002) Power Point presentations. 2 items. 27 p
Box 12 Folder e C. S. S. NEUSE Architectural Documentary [Outline], 1958-1966 (ca. 2003) Typescript. 1 item. 2 p
Box 12 Folder f Confederate Belt Plates Historical Research (1962) Photocopies. 2 items. 14 p
Box 12 Folder g C. S. S. NEUSE Artifacts / Rowland (ca. 2005) Photographic prints, Notes, Correspondence, Etc. 32 items. 52 p
Box 12 Folder h C. S. S. NEUSE Recovery Site and Removal Path: A Documentary (2003-2004) Maps, Transparencies, Notes, Typescripts. Etc. 15 items. 34 p
Box 12 Folder i C. S. S. NEUSE State Historic Site. Brochure (2005) Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p
Box 12 Folder j Exact Location of Selected Projectiles Found on the Battlefield (2005) 1 item. 2 p
Box 12 Folder k Fort Fisher File 1865 (ca. 1962-1965) Clippings Ephemera & Printed materials. 23 items. 128 p
Box 12 Folder l Historical Boat Excursion on Neuse River at Kinston, NC (2005) 17 items. 27 p
Box 12 Folder m Joyner Library Correspondence (2002) TLS. 2 items. 5 p
Box 12 Folder n Leadership? Braxton Bragg in North Carolina (2004) 2 items. 18 p
Box 12 Folder o Lenoir County Tourism Summit (2003) Power Point Presentation. 1 item. 12 p
Box 12 Folder p North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources Correspondence (1977-1979) 8 items. 13 p
Box 12 Folder q Planning Report: C. S. S. NEUSE Civil War Museum (2003-2005) Mss. Vol. Spiral bound. 3 items. 12 p
Box 12 Folder r Research into the Role of African - Americans from North Carolina in the Civil War (undated) Memo from Prof. [David] Long to Sita Redding. Typescript. 1 item. 2 p
Box 12 Folder s Bill Rowland Collection Artifact Storage Sheets (1999-2000) Photocopies. 1 item. 10 p
Box 12 Folder t William H. Rowland Civil War Collection [HIST 489.1], North Carolina Department of Archives & History. Inventory (ca. 2001) Photocopies. 1 item. 48 p
Box 12 Folder u Wil Kings Restaurant (1965-2003) Placemat. 1 item. 1 p
Box 13 Folder a For Home and Right They Fell: The Civil War Battle of Wyse Fork - Southwest Creek, March 6-10, 1865, Kinston, NC Notebook 1 (2003) Mss vol. Loose-leaf bound. 1 item. Ca. 200 p
Box 13 Folder b For Home and Right They Fell: The Civil War Battle of Wyse Fork - Southwest Creek, March 6-10, 1865, Kinston, NC Notebook 2 (2003) Mss vol. Loose-leaf bound. 1 item. Ca. 200 p
Box 13 Folder c For Home and Right They Fell: The Civil War Battle of Wyse Fork - Southwest Creek, March 6-10, 1865, Kinston, NC Notebook 3 (2003) Mss vol. & Compact Disc. Loose-leaf bound. Research material. 2 items. Ca. 200 p
Box 14 Folder a For Home and Right They Fell: The Civil War Battle of Wyse Fork - Southwest Creek, March 6-10, 1865, Kinston, NC Notebook 4 (2003-2004) Mss vol. & Compact Disc. Loose-leaf bound. Research material. 2 items. Ca. 200 p
Box 14 Folder b Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC 1865 (1969-2005) Research material. Ca. 75 items. Ca. 175 p
Box 14 Folder c Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC 1865 (1969-2005) Edited proof. 1 item. Ca. 115 p
Box 14 Folder d Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC 1865 (2006) Edited proof. 1 item. Ca. 75 p
Box 14 Folder e Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC 1865 (1969-2005) Final proofing & compact disc. Ca. 2 items. Ca. 75 p
Box 14 Folder f Museum Object: John F. Kennedy Medallion Medal - Keychain (1963) in Plastic case. 1 item. 2 p
Box 14 Folder g Museum Object: Commemorative Medallion of "The Tar Heel State." (undated) 1 item. 2 p
Box 15 Folder a Civil War Sites of Historic Interest (9/10/2003) by William H. Rowland. 2 items. 12 p. Note: With GPS receiver data
Box 15 Folder b Clippings (1967-2008) 5 items. 8 p
Box 15 Folder c Ephemera (2006, undated) 11 items. 11 p
Box 15 Folder d Gilgal Press. Correspondence (1975) 3 items. 5 p
Box 15 Folder e Governor Richard Caswell Memorial. State Historic Site, Kinston, NC (1980-2003) 5 items. 16 p
Box 15 Folder f Governor Richard Caswell Memorial Museum. Exhibit Opening (8/17/2007) Program Brochure. 1 item. 2 p
Box 15 Folder g J. Carlyle Sitterson Day. Correspondence (1966) 17 items. 30 p
Box 15 Folder h Joseph Carlyle Sitterson Day (6/16/1966) Program Brochure. 2 items. 4 p
Box 15 Folder i Joyner Library. Correspondence (2002) 5 items. 20 p
Box 15 Folder j Kinston Lenoir County Bicentennial Commission. Correspondence (1973-1976) 3 items. 13 p
Box 15 Folder k Kinston-Lenoir County. Visitors and Information Center (undated) Brochures. 1 item. 17 p
Box 15 Folder l Kiwanis Club of Greenville Golden K. Certificate of Appreciation (9/21/1982) Printed form. 1 item. 1 p
Box 15 Folder m Know Your State: North Carolina, by Cannon Associates, Inc. (Charlotte, NC, © 1971) Pamphlet 1 item. 6 p
Box 15 Folder n Letters of Thanks from Kinston School Children for Class Presentations (2/10/1977) Holograph. 29 items. 31 p
Box 15 Folder o Mudpuppy & Waterdog, Inc. Correspondence (2004) 1 item. 2 p
Box 15 Folder p North Carolina Historic Sites. Donation Receipts (3/27/2003) 2 items. 2 p
Box 15 Folder q Records of Methodist Churches of Lenoir County, NC 1791-1972 Abstracted from the Lenoir County Deed Registry (1979) by Commission of Archives & History, Joseph W. Watson, Research. Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 14 p
Box 15 Folder r Seal of Kinston Proposal (undated) 6 items. 12 p
Box 15 Folder s Sons of Confederate Veterans, Kinston, NC. File. (2006-2008) TLS, Newsletter. 2 items. 2 p
Box 15 Folder t Tim Runyan. Correspondence (2002-2003) 2 item. 3 p
Box 15 Folder u William H. Rowland. Resume (undated) Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder a Act of Incorporation of Kinston, NC (1851) Photocopy. 1 item. 4 p
Box 16 Folder b Battle of Goldsborough, Fought 17th December, 1862 (ca. 1961-1965) Sepia print. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Reproduced from "Harper's Pictorial History of the War."
Box 16 Folder c Battle of Kinston, North Carolina - December 14, 1862 (ca. 1961-1965) Sepia print. 2 items. 2 p
Box 16 Folder d Battle of Kinston, North Carolina - March 8, 1965 (ca. 1961-1965) Sepia print. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder e Battle of Wyse Fork - Southwest Creek, 6-10 March 1865 File (1964-2003) including notes & maps. 11 items. 43 p
Box 16 Folder f Bicentennial of American Independence (1976) 2 items. 4 p
Box 16 Folder g Thomas Box - Richard Caswell Deeds 1757-1853 (undated) Photocopies. 1 item. 6 p
Box 16 Folder h Cannon Recoil Wheel Hub Sketch - picture (1968) 2 items. 6 p
Box 16 Folder i Clippings - Civil War History (ca. 1928) 1 item. 3 p
Box 16 Folder j Clippings - Lenoir County History (ca. 1965-2002) 4 items. 4 p
Box 16 Folder k Clippings - William H. Rowland Family (1968, 2003) 2 items. 2 p
Box 16 Folder l ECU Team Finds Sunken Ship (2005) Typescript. 1 item. 3 p. Note: USS OTSEGO, in Roanoke River, near Jamesville, NC
Box 16 Folder m Ephemera (undated, 1970-1971) 5 items. 5 p
Box 16 Folder n For My Children, by Harriet Cobb Lane (ca. 1876, 1989) Annotated transcription. 1 item. 6 p. Note: Account of life during the Civil War by a woman who lived near Bentonville, NC
Box 16 Folder o A Guide & Brief History of Fort Macon, by State of North Carolina Department of Conservation, Division of State Parks (ca. 1970) Annotated Pamphlet with autograph notes on embedded projectiles discovered by William H. Rowland. 2 items. 5 p
Box 16 Folder p Gunboat on the Sandbar, by William H. Rowland (6/1/2003) Mss, Clipping & Photocopy. 3 items. 4 p. Note: From Kinston Free Press, p. A7
Box 16 Folder q Charles R. Holloman Letter (2/20/1968) TLS. 1 item. 2 p
Box 16 Folder r General Hoke's Headquarters, cal 1865, US 70 East, Kinston, NC. Floor Plan (1967) Original sketch & Photocopy. 2 items. 2 p
Box 16 Folder s Indian Wars in the Carolinas File (undated) Annotated photocopy typescript. 1 item. 3 p
Box 16 Folder t Kinston Arts Council. Historic Sites Committee File (1967-1968) Clippings, Reports, Notes & Printed materials. 23 items. 44 p
Box 16 Folder u Lenoir Community College Library. Bibliography of Local History (ca. 1969) Mimeographed. 3 items. 35 p
Box 16 Folder v Lenoir County Historical Association. Formation Information (1965-1972) Clippings, Correspondence, Printed materials. 16 items. 58 p
Box 16 Folder w Carl Long / William H. Rowland Gun Permit File (1967-2003) 3 items. 7 p. Note: First handgun permit signed by first Negro deputy, Kinston, Lenoir County, NC
Box 16 Folder x Map of Fort Hills also Hills Point Battlefield, Washington, NC (1967) Sketch. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder y Map of Indian Campsite - First Land Grant at Stoney Creek, Lenoir County (1967) Sketch. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder z Map of Roads and Creeks in Vicinity of Newberne (ca. 1862-1864) Scale: 1" = 1 mile. Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder za Money Island, by Andrew J. Howell, Jr. [Wilmington, NC ?: A.J. Howell] © 1908 (1908, 2008) Notes & Envelope. 2 items. 2 p. Note: Book transferred to Rare Book Collection
Box 16 Folder zb Neuse Development Association. Brochure (1966) Printed materials. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder zc Neuse Regional Library. North Carolina History Collection. Bibliographies (ca. 1969) Mimeographed & Photocopy. 2 items. 23 p
Box 16 Folder zd Neuseway Planetarium, Health & Science Museum. Certificate of Appreciation (8/5/2002) Printed form. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder ze Not According to Plan: Building a Model of the CCC NEUSE . . . By William H. Rowland (6/30/2002) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 16 Folder zf Notes on the Illustrated Book of American Railroad, by Robert N. Webb (2003) Annotated Photocopy Typescript. 1 item. 1 p. Note: See printed material for volume
Box 16 Folder zg Ordinances & Quarterly Statements, City of Kinston, NC (Jan. - May 1876) Photocopy Mss. 1 item. 2 p
Box 16 Folder zh Christian Thomas Pfohl Papers (#3331) Finding Aid, Southern Historical Collection, UNC Chapel Hill Library (2002) Typescripts & Transcripts of letters relating to Civil War in Kinston. 4 items. 8 p
Box 16 Folder zi Ram Neuse Returns Home. Publicity (1967-2002) Clippings, Photographic prints, Printed materials. 14 items. 44 p
Box 16 Folder zj P. B. Snead. Civil War letters to "Dear Bettie" (12 Feb., 16 March 1864) Photocopy holograph & transcripts. 4 items. 10 p
Box 16 Folder zk South Atlantic Historical Society. First Annual Conference (1966) Minutes & Printed materials. 14 items. 62 p
Box 16 Folder zl Speech for Girl Scout Troop 260 on Bicentennial (4/29/1976) 4 items. 7 p
Box 16 Folder zm STS-9- Owen Garrott W5LFL. Letter sent (1984) Photocopy TLS. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Concerns amateur "ham" radio hobby
Box 16 Folder zn Taking Care of History: Construction of Railroad Bridge Threatens Artifacts, by William Rowland (10/6/2002) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p. Note: From Kinston Free Press
Box 16 Folder zo James Turnage - Mrs. James Turnage. Civil War Envelopes & Notes (ca. 1861-1865, undated) Original envelopes. Donor's notes. 4 items. 4 p. Note: James Turnage, Company A, 3rd Regiment NC Troops (Cox's Brigade, Bode's Division)
Box 16 Folder zp Virginia Distilling Corp., Richmond, VA. Research correspondence (1964) TLS. 1 item. 2 p
Box 16 Folder zq Wilmington Race Riot of 1890: Gun Identification (1952) Holograph notes. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder b American Red Cross, Kinston, NC. File (2003) TLS. 2 items. 4 p
Box 17 Folder c Benson High School, Benson, NC. File (1954) Printed material. 1 item. 2 p
Box 17 Folder d Big Cannon Ball Is Re-Assembled: To Be Displayed at Mall (1970) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p. Note: From Kinston Free Press, Dec. 1970; Fired by U. S. Navy in attack on Fort Fisher
Box 17 Folder e CSS CHICKAMAUGA History. File (2005) Typescript. 1 item. 13 p
Box 17 Folder f CSS NEUSE on Sandbar, by William H. Rowland (2003, undated) Drafts of article & clipping. 2 items. 10 p
Box 17 Folder g CSS RAM NEUSE, Kinston, NC. File (1967) Clippings. 4 items. 4 p
Box 17 Folder h Richard Caswell Property Preservation. File (2003) Mss Notes. 1 item. 2 p
Box 17 Folder i Dr. John Cobb House, US 70 East at Cobb Road. File (2003) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder j DuPont Company, Kinston, NC. File (ca. 1960s, 1996) Clippings & Printed material. 2 items. 3 p
Box 17 Folder k East Carolina University. File (2003) TLS & Clipping. 2 items. 2 p
Box 17 Folder l First Baptist Church, Kinston, NC. Kindergarten Class (1947-2004) Clippings, Photographic prints, Correspondence, Etc. 9 items. 15 p. Note: W. Keats Sparrow, Dean of Arts & Sciences, East Carolina University, was a class member
Box 17 Folder m Goldsboro High School, Goldsboro, NC. File (2004) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder n Harmony Hall, Kinston, NC. File (1984-2005) Program & Clipping. 2 items. 33 p
Box 17 Folder o Hines Brothers Lumber Company, Kinston, NC. File (undated) Photographic print. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder p History of St. John's Lodge, No. 4, A. F. & A. M. North Carolina [1760-1923], by C. L. Pridgen [1939] Photocopy clipping. 1 item. 21 p
Box 17 Folder q A History of the Methodist Episcopal Church [in the U.S.],Vol. 2, 3d rev. ed., 1853, Book IV, by Nathan Bangs (1998) Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 16 p
Box 17 Folder r Hobos. File (ca. 1991, undated) Photocopy typescript. 7 items. 20 p
Box 17 Folder s Kinston Art Council, Kinston, NC. File (1968) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder t Kinston Bi-Centennial, Kinston, NC. File (2004) Typescript; Photographic print; Clipping & Notes. 4 items. 7 p
Box 17 Folder u Lenoir County Confederate Centennial Commission, Kinston, NC. File (ca. 1964-1965) Printed material. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder v Lenoir County Historical Association, Kinston, NC. File (2006) TLS. 1 item. 2 p
Box 17 Folder w Lenoir County Memorial Hospital. Centennial Celebration. File (2005-2006) TLS & Typescript. 12 items. 37 p
Box 17 Folder x Cedric "Cornbread" Maxwell / Paul Jones, Kinston, NC. File (undated) Photographic prints. 2 item. 2 p. Note: Maxwell was born in Kinston, NC (1955); he attended UNC Charlotte & played on the Boston Celtics, 1977-1988; Paul Jones attended ECU, 1950-1954
Box 17 Folder y Methodist Churches, Kinston, NC. File (1939-1979, undated) Photocopy typescript & Clippings. 6 items. 21 p
Box 17 Folder z Needham Broughton High School, Raleigh, NC. File (1967) Printed material & Photographic print. 3 items. 9 p
Box 17 Folder za North Carolina Historic Sites. File (1967, 2002-2003) TLS. 4 items. 6 p
Box 17 Folder zb Oral History Interview, Southern Historical Collection, UNC Chapel Hill. File (2004) TLS & Printed form. 3 items. 3 p
Box 17 Folder zc Candace Rowland Pace. File (1991) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Daughter of William H. Rowland
Box 17 Folder zd Charles F. Pate Murder / Frank Davis Trial. File (1903) Transcripts of clippings. 1 item. 9 p. Note: From Kinston Free Press
Box 17 Folder ze Phi Sigma Tau, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC. File (2003) Photocopy mss. 1 item. 2 p
Box 17 Folder zf Rindercella [by William H. Rowland: A Fractured Fable] (undated) Typescript. 1 item. 1 p
Box 17 Folder zg William H. Rowland. Movie & TV Appearances. File (1994-1996) Clippings & Photographic prints. 4 items. 4 p
Box 17 Folder zh Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Arlington, VA. File (2004) Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 6 p
Box 17 Folder zi U. S. Veterans Administration. William H. Rowland File (1957) Printed form. 1 item. 1 p
Box 18 Folder a Battle of Kinston, March 1865. File (1967-1969) Holograph, Photocopies, Mimeographs. 24 items. 45 p
Box 18 Folder b Camp Pool Related & River Obstruction. File (2005) Photographic prints. 34 items. 34 p. Note: Captions on some prints
Box 18 Folder c Civil War Mass Burial Site, Jones County. Notes (ca. 2007) Mss. 1 item. 1 p
Box 18 Folder d East Carolina University. Correspondence (2002) TLS, Printed materials, Photocopy typescript. 4 items. 20 p
Box 18 Folder e Identification for Civil War Artifacts from 1862 & 1865 Battle of Kinston. File (2005) Photocopies & CD. 7 items. 90 p. Note: Photocopies of digital images on CD
Box 18 Folder f Joyner Library. Correspondence (2008) TLS, Typescript & Photographic print. 4 items. 7 p
Box 18 Folder g Locations of Civil War Objects found a Vause Place. Notes (undated) Holograph. 1 item. 2 p
Box 18 Folder h Photographs of Items Found at the Confederate Camp. File (2003, undated) Photographic prints, Photocopies & Notes. 14 items. 35 p
Box 18 Folder i Wyse Fork Civil War Battlefield. Map (1964, 2003) Annotated photocopies. 2 items. 5 p
Box 19 Folder a Battle of Kinston, Kinston, NC. Research Notes (undated) Photocopies. 6 items. 28 p
Box 19 Folder b Battle of Kinston, Kinston, NC. Preservation Planning Community Meeting (5/25/2005) Program, etc. 2 items. 22 p
Box 19 Folder c Camp Pool Confederate Garrison and River Obstruction, Lenoir County, NC (1964-2002) Typescript & Photographic prints. 2 items. 131 p
Box 19 Folder d Carolina and the Southern Cross: History Not Hatred, Nor Sectional Strife. Magazine (11/1913) Photocopy. 1 item. 10 p
Box 19 Folder e Civil War Comes to Eastern North Carolina. Articles (12/10 - 12/14/2004) Clippings. 4 items. 8 p
Box 19 Folder f The Civil War in Kinston - Lenoir County, NC. Pamphlet (ca. 2001-2008) Printed material. 1 item. 1 p
Box 19 Folder g Civil War Letters. Nathaniel Siewers to his Parents. (5/7/1864-9/19/1864) Photocopy typescript. 1 item. 16 p. Note: UNCC Manuscript Collection #11
Box 19 Folder h Civil War Letters. Pvt. Francis Eshleman (died 1865, Lenoir Post Hospital) (5/21 & 5/31/1865, 11/9/2007) Photocopy holograph & TLS. 3 items. 3 p. Note: Includes cover letter from Ms. Laura J. King, Kinston, NC regarding Eshleman's burial place
Box 19 Folder i Civil War Military Correspondence (6/16/1862 - 8/7/1862) Typescripts. 3 items. 4 p
Box 19 Folder j Civil War Portrait of Juno C. Crawford & Information about Confederate Participant in Battle of Wyse Fork (1865) Holograph notes, Digital photographs, Typescripts. 3 items. 10 p
Box 19 Folder k Civil War Site. Camp Pool, Kinston, NC. File (1964-1965) Photocopies of annotated photographic prints, Typescripts. 2 items. 14 p
Box 19 Folder l Civil War. Official Naval Records (12/16 - 12/24/1862) Photocopy typescripts. 1 item. 5 p
Box 19 Folder m Detailed Map of Camp Pool (1862-1865) Photocopy Mss Map, Typescript. 1 item. 3 p
Box 19 Folder n Expedition from New Berne to Goldsborough, NC Dec. 11-20, 1862: Reports from Capt. Geo. Cole and Gen. J. G. Foster (1862) Annotated typescripts. 2 items. 6 p
Box 19 Folder o For Home and Right They Fell: Civil War Battle of Wyse Fork, March 6-10, 1865, Kinston, NC, by Thomas J. Edwards and William H. Rowland (2004-2005) Annotated typescript. 1 item. 79 p
Box 19 Folder p Golden Leaf Grant Funds Battlefield Preservation Plan (10/21/2005) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 19 Folder q Howard House: Headquarters for Generals Bragg, Hoke, Hill, Kinston, NC (1865) Photographic prints photocopies. 1 item. 6 p
Box 19 Folder r Humphrey House Holds Memoires of Long Ago War Between States. (6/21/1969) Clipping. 1 item. 4 p
Box 19 Folder s Lenoir County Civil War Trails Map (undated) Photocopy Mss. 1 item. 2 p
Box 19 Folder t M. E. M.: Letter from Kinston Woman Describes Foster's Raid (10/3/1864) Photocopy clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 19 Folder u Letter and Drawing from Tom Edwards to Bill Rowland, re: Camp Pool (1/22/2006) TLS & Photocopy Mss Map. 2 items. 3 p
Box 19 Folder v Letters of Authorization to Use Pictures (11/2006-1/2007) TLS & photographic prints. 2 items. 4 p
Box 19 Folder w Mrs. Miller Came Up River with Federals (10/10/1964) Photocopy clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 19 Folder x Letter from Lee Sherrill, Jr & Orders from General Bragg (2/24-3/10/1865, 10/18/2006) Holograph & Photocopy holograph. 5 items. 7 p
Box 19 Folder y Battle of Wyse Forks, Kinston, NC (12/5/2007) Photographic prints & Notes. 2 items. 5 p
Box 19 Folder z Battle of Wyse Forks, Kinston, NC. William H. Rowland Civil War Collection Donated to NC Dept. Archives and History. (undated) Photocopy contact sheet. 1 item. 22 p. Note: Caption "These are all on a CD. Call CSS NEUSE Civil War Museum, Kinston, NC."
Box 19 Folder za Research Notes and Pictures of Camp Pool (1999) Photocopies & Photographic prints. 2 items. 38 p
Box 19 Folder zb They Fought for the Union: A Complete Reference Work on the Federal Fighting Man, by Francis A. Lord; The Capture of the 15th Connecticut, by Wiley G. Hill & Donny Taylor; & Kirkland's Brigade at Wyse Forks (ca. 1989) Annotated typescripts & Photocopy clippings. 3 item. 8 p
Box 20 Folder a Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC, 1865. (2006) Annotated page proof. 1 item. 144 p
Box 20 Folder b Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC, 1865. (2006) Annotated revised page proof. 1 item. 71 p
Box 20 Folder c Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC, 1865. (Jan. - March 2006) Edited Mss, Notes, Authors' correspondence. 8 items. 116 p
Box 20 Folder d Through the Eyes of Soldiers: The Battle of Wyse Fork, Kinston, NC, 1865. (March-April 2006) Edited Mss, Notes, Authors' correspondence. 8 items. 211 p
Box 20 Folder e Wyse Fork Civil War Battleground Map (1964) Transparencies. 1 item. 2 p
Box 21 Folder a 208 E. Gordon Street, Kinston, NC. Dr. James Marion Parrott Home. (1971, 2002) Photographic prints & negatives, Clippings. 4 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder b 210 & 212 East King Street, Kinston, NC (1965) Photographic prints & negatives. 2 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder c 1001 North Queen Street (Corner of Queen & Capitola Streets), Kinston, NC (10/28/1966) Photographic prints & negatives. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder d C. M. Brerson Home, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic prints & negatives. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder e Cadillac Motel, 208 East New Bern Road, Kinston, NC (1967, 2002) Photographic prints & negatives, Clippings. 3 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder f B. W. Canady and Son Gift Store, 203 North Queen & Gordon Streets; Canady Home, 600 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC (1965, 2002) Photographic prints, Negatives & Clippings. 4 items. 10 p
Box 21 Folder g Dallaum Casewell Home, 200 East Shine Street, Kinston, NC (1949, 2003) Photographic prints, Notes, Genealogical typescripts & Clippings. 3 items. 7 p
Box 21 Folder h Caswell Hotel, Queen Street, Kinston, NC (1967) Photographic prints, Negatives, & Clippings. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder i Gov. Richard Caswell Home, 111 East Bright Street, Kinston, NC (1964, 2003) Photographic prints, Negatives, & Clippings. 4 items. 6 p
Box 21 Folder j The Cedars, P. A. Hooker Home, Herritage Street & Airport Road, Kinston, NC (1967, 2002) Photographic prints, Negatives, & Clippings. 3 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder k Dr. John Cobb House, North side of U. S. 70 East & Cobb Road (Rural Route 1903), Kinston, NC (1966, 2003) Photographic prints, Negatives, & Clippings. 4 items. 7 p
Box 21 Folder l Confederate Soldier Monument, Southeast Corner of Queen & Highland Streets, Kinston, NC (1965, 2007) Photographic prints, Negatives, & Notes. 6 items. 7 p
Box 21 Folder m Robert Ernst Copeland Home, 107 West Vernon Avenue, Kinston, NC (1964, 1966) Photographic prints, Negatives, Notes & Clippings. 3 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder n D. V. Dixon Home, Northwest Corner Blount & McLewean Streets, Kinston, NC (1965, 2002) Photographic prints, Negatives, Notes & Clippings. 5 items. 7 p
Box 21 Folder o N. J. Rouse House, 113 East Caswell Street, Kinston, NC (2003) Clippings. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder p Residence, Southwest Corner of East King & East Streets, Kinston, NC (1964) Photographic print. 1 item. 2 p
Box 21 Folder q Edwards Home (Sarahurst), 1201 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC (1965) Photographic prints & Negatives. 2 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder r Charles L. Ellington House, 218 Blount Street, Kinston, NC (1965, 2003) Photographic prints, negatives & Clippings. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder s F. R. Brooks and Son Feed and Seed Store, Southeast corner of Herritage and Blount Streets, Kinston, NC (1964, 2002) Photographic prints, negatives & Clippings. 3 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder t First Baptist Church, Northwest corner of Bright & McLewean Streets, Kinston, NC (1857, 2003) Clippings of Photographs. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder u Grainger High School Northeastern Conference Football Champions (1949, 2004) Photographic prints, clippings & typescripts. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder v Thomas Harvey Home, 101 East Vernon Avenue, Kinston, NC (1966) 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder w William Best Harvey Home, 100 West Washington Avenue, Kinston, NC (1965) Photographic prints, negatives & notes. 3 items. 6 p
Box 21 Folder x Homes Slide Show, Kinston, NC (7/12/2007) Compact Disk in Case, 1 item. 2 p
Box 21 Folder y Imperial Tobacco Company, Peyton Avenue, Kinston, NC (1965, 2002) Photographic prints, negative & Clippings. 3 items. 5 p. Note: Queen Street United Methodist Church, Spears Sporting Goods, May Electric also seen
Box 21 Folder z John Jackson, II Plantation Home (Robert Bond Vause House & Feed Barn), Bill Smith Road, Kinston, NC (1995, 1998, 2003-2004) Photographic prints & Clippings. 7 items. 11 p
Box 21 Folder za Jones Draw Bridge, Neuse River, Kinston, NC (1884, 2007) Clippings. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zb W. H. Jones Motors, Southeast Corner of Herritage & Blount Streets, Kinston, NC (1966) Photographic prints & negatives. 2 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zc Dr. Joseph Katz Family, Kinston, NC (1928, 2003) Photographic print & Clipping. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zd Kelly's Pond (Jackson's Mill) (1968-1969, 2004) Photographic prints & negatives, Clippings. 5 items. 12 p. Note: Includes scene of William H. Rowland & Thelma "Tee" Loftin at the pond; 2 prints stuck together, conservation needed
Box 21 Folder ze DuPont Kinston Plan; Buildings at Intersection of Herritage & North Streets; Buildings at Intersection of Lenoir & McLewean Streets, Kinston, NC (Dec. 2003) Photographic prints. Color. 3 items. 7 p
Box 21 Folder zf Kinston Boys and Girls Basketball Teams, Kinston, NC (1912-1913, 2005) Photographic prints, Notes, Clippings. 5 items. 9 p
Box 21 Folder zg Kinston & Carolina Railroad Bridge Across Neuse River, Kinston, NC (1904) Photocopy photographic print. 1 item. 1 p
Box 21 Folder zh Kinston Methodist Churches, Kinston, NC (ca. 1911) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 21 Folder zi Kinston Mall Sign (Future Home), Kinston, NC (1966) Photographic print & Negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zj Kinston Plaza (Under Construction), Kinston, NC (1966) Photographic print & Negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zk Alvin Koonce. Ex-convict riverboat builder (1967) Photographic prints, negatives, Clippings & Notes. 4 items. 9 p
Box 21 Folder zm Lenoir County Courthouse, Kinston, NC (1967) Photographic prints, negatives, Clippings & Notes. 4 items. 9 p
Box 21 Folder zn Meriweather Lewis Home, 119 East Caswell Street, Kinston, NC (1965, 2003) Photographic print, Negative & Clipping. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zo Midyette Hardware Co., 111 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC (1964, 2002) Photographic print, Negative & Clipping. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zp Dr. D. R. Miller House, Caswell & McLewean Streets, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic print. 1 item. 2 p
Box 21 Folder zq Norfolk-Southern Railroad Track Aerial View Postcard, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic print. 1 item. 2 p
Box 21 Folder zr James Hugh Parham House, 207 Peyton Avenue, Kinston, NC (1965, 2003) Photographic prints, Negative, Clipping. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zs Peebles House - Lovic House - Woman's Club, 109 East King Street, Kinston, NC (1965-1966) Photographic print & negatives. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zt J. R. Phillips Home, Behind Gray and Oglesby Company, Wholesale Grocery, 317 North McLewean Street, Kinston, NC (1965) Photographic prints & negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zu Photographic Image Inventory for Article Series, Kinston, NC (ca. 2002-2004) Photocopies & Notes 2 items. 19 p
Box 21 Folder zv Pughs Mill Possible Location, Kinston, NC (1945, 2007) Typescript, Aerial Photograph, Map. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zw Kinston Tobacco Auction (Tobacco waiting for Auction to Open), Queen Street at Slough Bridge, Kinston, NC (1967, 2002) Photographic print & negative, clipping. 6 items. 9 p
Box 21 Folder zx Rare Photos of Kinston, NC, by William H. Rowland (2005) Compact Disc & Case, Contact sheet. 2 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder zy C. E. (Buddy) Rayner Home, 211 East Caswell Street, Kinston, NC (1965, 2003) Photographic Print, Negative, Notes. 3 items. 4 p
Box 21 Folder zz Recovered Projectiles, CSS NEUSE, Bright Street, Kinston, NC (1962) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Encapsulated by donor
Box 21 Folder zza Rowland Children [Will & Candace] with Largest Cannonball Fired in Combat During the Civil War, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic print & Negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zzb Rowland, William H. Boxing at East Carolina University & Instructing Children to Roller Skate (1952, undated) Clipping & Photocopies. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zzc Second Methodist Church, Southeast Corner of Independence & Caswell Streets, Kinston, NC (1966, 2003) Photographic prints, Negative & Clipping. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zzd Smith Douglas Fertilizer Plant [Under Construction], NC 11 & NC 55 (Greenville Highway) (1966) Photographic print & Negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zze Sam Stapleford Photograph of Mehegan's Boys Band (1932, 2003) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 21 Folder zzf Luther P. Tapp Home, Southeast Corner of West Lenoir & Mitchell Streets, Kinston, NC (1967) Photographic print & Negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zzg Taylor Family Cemetery, near Cadillac Motel, Lenoir County, NC (1966-1967) Photographic print, Negative & Clipping. 3 items. 5 p
Box 21 Folder zzh Tobacco Warehouse Locations, Kinston, NC (1962) Photocopy clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 21 Folder zzi Tower Hill, Governor Arthur Dobbs Home, 311 Tower Hill Road, Lenoir County, NC (1978) Photographic Print, Negative, Clippings. 4 items. 6 p. Note: Capitol of NC 1758-1762
Box 21 Folder zzj Dr. Henry Tull's Office & Residence, 108 & 110 East Caswell Street, Kinston, NC (1906, 2003, 2007) Photographic print, Clipping, Notes. 3 items. 6 p
Box 21 Folder zzk Vernon Avenue, Atlantic Coast Line Railroad & 459 East Vernon Avenue, Kinston, NC (1967, 2003) Photographic prints, Negative, Clippings. 3 items. 6 p
Box 21 Folder zzl Vernon Park Mall [Site], Wade Avenue & Vernon Avenue, Kinston, NC (1966) Photographic Print & Negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 21 Folder zzm Westminster Methodist Church, Carey Road & Westminster Lane, Kinston, NC (1966-1972) Photographic prints, Negatives, Clippings, News Releases & Newsletter. 5 items. 19 p
Box 21 Folder zzn Norwood Worthem, Adkin High School Graduate, Kinston, NC. (1963, 2005) Clippings. 4 items. 5 p
Box 22 Folder a F. T. Baynor Home, 701 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC (undated) Photocopies. 2 items. 2 p
Box 22 Folder b Robert Lee Blalock Home, 300 South McLewean Street, Kinston, NC (1924, 1965, 2003) Photographic prints & negatives, Photocopies, Clippings. 4 items. 7 p
Box 22 Folder c John Davidson Home, 611 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC (1969) Photographic print & negative. 2 items. 3 p. Note: Possibly also Felix Harvey Home
Box 22 Folder d CSS NEUSE Projectiles with Kids who Helped Recover Them (1954, [2003]) Photographic print, Photocopies, Clippings, Notes. 4 items. 8 p. Note: Clipping encapsulated by donor
Box 22 Folder e Early Homes of Lenoir County, by Kinston Arts Council, Kinston, NC (undated) Photocopies & Clippings. 2 items. 18 p
Box 22 Folder f Faulkner Home, 200 East King Street, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic print & negative. 2 items. 3 p. Note: J. W. Collins Home, ca. 1882
Box 22 Folder g John W. Goodson Home, 214 West Washington Avenue, Kinston, NC (1967) Photographic print & negative. 2 items. 3 p
Box 22 Folder h Historic Kinston North Carolina: History of Kinston Capital of Hospitality. By Kinston Chamber of Commerce through the cooperation of the A. M. Waddell Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Brochure (undated) Photocopy. 1 item. 4 p
Box 22 Folder i Independent Odd Fellows Quarters (1949, 2004) Note, Photocopies, Clippings. 3 items. 4 p
Box 22 Folder j Kinston Fire Department Dredge, 800 Yards East of Queen Street Bridge (1964, 1967) Photographic print & negative, Clipping. 3 items. 5 p. Note: Used to pump sand from Neuse River to create flood prevention & sewer treatment dam
Box 22 Folder k Kinston - Lenoir County Visitor Center. Civil War Cannonball (2007) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 22 Folder l Edgar B. Marston - Blueher Taylor - Unidentified Woman - Booth Marston at Marston's Drug Store, Kinston, NC (ca. 1947, 2007) Annotated photographic prints. 3 items. 3 p
Box 22 Folder m Queen Street Inn, Southwest Corner of Queen & Blount Streets, Kinston, NC (1965, 2002) Photographic print & negative, Clipping. 3 items. 4 p
Box 22 Folder n Dan Quinerly House, 608 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC (1969-1970, 2003) Photographic print & negative, Clippings. 3 items. 10 p
Box 22 Folder o Tull Building, Northeast Corner of Queen & Caswell Streets, Kinston, NC (1965, 2002) Photographic print & negative, Clipping. 3 items. 4 p
Box 22 Folder p Civil War Projectiles Embedded in Wood Plank (undated) Photographic print. 1 item. 1 p
Box 22 Folder q Civil War Era Obstacles Visible During Low Water on Neuse River, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic print. Color. 2 items. 2 p
Box 22 Folder r Unidentified Rural Residence, Kinston, NC (undated) Photographic print. 1 item. 1 p
Box 22 Folder s George Washington House, 411 North East Street, Kinston, NC (1947, 2003) Clippings. 2 items. 2 p
Box 22 Folder t John F. Wooten House, Eastern End of King Street at East Street, Kinston, NC (1966, 2003) Photographic prints & negatives, Clipping. 3 items. 4 p
Box 23 Folder a American Red Cross. Thank you car (4/2-/2004) 1 item. 1 p
Box 23 Folder b Needham Bryant Broughton High School, Kinston, NC. Alumni Newsletter (Winter 2006) 1 item. 4 p
Box 23 Folder c Calling All Children, by Sybil Hyatt (1939) Pamphlet. 1 item. 16 p
Box 23 Folder d CSS NEUSE State Historic Site (undated) 1 item. 2 p
Box 23 Folder e Dalrymple, Brenda W. Correspondence (2003-2004) 2 items. 3 p
Box 23 Folder f East: East Carolina University Alumni Magazine (Fall 2002) Printed. 1 item. 30 p
Box 23 Folder g Edwards, Tom. Correspondence & Notes. (2005-2007, undated) 6 items. 10 p. Note: Edwards co-authored "Through the Eyes of Soldiers" with Rowland
Box 23 Folder h H. Lyle H. Thank you note. (3/2/2004) 1 item. 2 p
Box 23 Folder i Historical Association Recognizes Local Researcher [William H. Rowland]. (May 2008) Clipping & Bill Rowland Resume. 3 items. 7 p
Box 23 Folder j Joyner Library. Donation Receipt with Preliminary Inventory (5/28/2002) 2 items. 5 p
Box 23 Folder k Kinston Rotary Club. Paul Harris Fellow Award to William H. Rowland (12/15/2005) Photographic prints, Typescripts. 5 items. 15 p. Note: Includes biographical information on Rowland
Box 23 Folder l Kinston - Lenoir County Chamber of Commerce. Letter received (7/20/2005) TLS. 1 item. 2 p
Box 23 Folder m Lenoir County Memorial Hospital. Centennial Celebration. Letter & Card (2005) 3 items. 7 p
Box 23 Folder n Local Historian to Speak at Historical Dinner Meeting [William H. Rowland] (3/11/2007) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 23 Folder o North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. Publications [2003] Letter & Pamphlet. 2 items. 25 p
Box 23 Folder p Pirates Treasure, East Carolina University, Special Collections Newsletter (Fall 2006) Periodical. 1 item. 6 p
Box 23 Folder q Queen Anne's Revenge. Dedication of Shipwreck Conservation Laboratory. (1/15/2004) Invitation, Ribbon, Letter. 3 items. 8 p
Box 23 Folder r Rowland, William H. Videotape Cassette of 75th Birthday Party; Biographical sketch; Resume (3/28/2003) VHS Tape Cassette, Typescript. 3 items. 51 p
Box 23 Folder s Rowland, William H. Congratulations; Greeting Cards (May 2008) 4 items. 8 p
Box 23 Folder t S.C.V. [Sons of Confederate Veterans] Hears Ram Historian, West Craven Highlights, p. 2 (10/4/1979) Clipping. 1 item. 1 p
Box 23 Folder u Joseph Carlyle Sitterson Day, Kinston, NC. Program (6/16/1964) Photocopy. 1 item. 1 p
Box 23 Folder v Two Wake County Cousins Are In Same Jap Prison [Cpl. Creston H. Rowland, Jr. & Pfc. Thomas Rowland] (1942, 1946) Clipping. 2 items. 2 p. Note: Men captured in Philippines in 1942. Photo in clipping shows Creston H. Rowland with William H. Rowland in 1946
Box 23 Folder w U. S. A. Project Supporters. Thank You Letter. (5/10/2004) 1 item. 2 p
Box 23 Folder x Waves & Currents, Cape Fear Museum of History and Science, Vol. 25, no. 2 (May 2005) Periodical. 1 item. 4 p
Box 23 Folder y David Julian & Virginia Souther Whichard Distinguished Professorship in the Humanities, Harriot College of Arts & Sciences, East Carolina University. Robert Morgan Announced (undated) Printed card. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Robert Morgan is Kappa Alpha Professor of English at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Box 24 Folder a A.A.U [Amateur Athletic Union] National Baseball Championships 13 & Under 2003 Kinston, NC (2003) Program. 1 item. 34 p
Box 24 Folder b Atlantic & North Carolina Railroad Freight Depot, Kinston, NC. Drawing (7/24/2004) Mss. 1 item. 1 p
Box 24 Folder c Broken Eagle Eatery & Trading Company. Menu (undated) Printed. 1 item. 1 p
Box 24 Folder d Lenoir County Memorial Hospital. Centennial Celebration Bookmark (June 2007) Ephemera. 2 items. 2 p
Box 24 Folder e Civil War Trails (2006, undated) Partial Map, Clippings. 2 items. 3 p
Box 24 Folder f Grainger High School Red Devils, Kinston, NC. Yearbook 1937-1970. (1970) Printed. 1 item. 63 p
Box 24 Folder g Harmony Hall Open House, Kinston, NC (12/5/2004) Program. 1 item. 1 p
Box 24 Folder h St. John's Lodge No. 4, A. F. & A. M. History of St. John's Lodge No. 4, A. F. & A. M., North Carolina 1763 to 1923, by C. L. Pridgen (ca. 1923) Photocopy. 1 item. 43 p
Box 24 Folder i Jackson - Vause House, Kinston, NC (ca. 1900, 2002) Typescript, Annotated photographic prints, Compact Disc in Case. 4 items. 9 p
Box 24 Folder j Kinston City Schools, 1892-1992. (June 1992,undated) Pamphlet & Photocopy typescript. 2 items. 12 p
Box 24 Folder k Kinston - Lenoir County Chamber of Commerce 2004-2005 Membership Directory (2004) Printed. 1 item. 26 p
Box 24 Folder l Kinston - Lenoir County Hall of Fame. Induction Program, Tickets, Etc. (3/23- 4/4/2004) Printed, Clipping, VHS Cassette Tape & Ephemera. 6 items. 31 p
Box 24 Folder m Kinston - Lenoir County 2007 Hall of Fame : Class of 2007 Banquet and Induction Ceremony. (2/11-4/28/2007) Printed program, Name Tag, Clipping. 3 items. 24 p
Box 24 Folder n Lenoir Memorial Foundation 2004 Donor Report, Etc. (2004-2005) Printed materials & Ephemera. 5 items. 18 p
Box 24 Folder o Many Lenoir County Military Units Formed to Wage Battle [in Civil War], by James Avery, Kinston Daily Free Press (3/13/1965) Photocopy clipping. 1 item. 2 p
Box 24 Folder p Oldest Land Grants at Kinston, NC. Map [of Stringer Land Grant] by Holloman (undated) Photocopy. 2 items. 4 p
Box 24 Folder q Various Houses & Businesses in Kinston, NC: Parrott Brothers Feed, Seed & Hardware; Southwest Corner of Herritage & North Streets; Southwest Corner of Queen & Caswell Streets; Jesse G. Brown Home, 114 E. Lenoir Avenue (2003) Color Photographic Prints. 6 items. 7 p
Box 24 Folder r Sugar Hill, South Queen Street Area, Kinston, NC Research Paper, by F. J. Sandy Green, Sociology 513E, Fall Semester 1978, Dr. R. Moxley, N. C. State University & Cover Letter (1978-1979) Annotated Typescript & Holograph. 2 items. 26 p
Box 24 Folder s Wil King Memorial, Kinston, NC. Program & Clipping. (2003) Typescript & Clipping. 2 items. 4 p
Box 24 Folder t Wil King Antebellum Ball, Kinston, NC (2004-2007) Brochures, Clippings, Etc. 4 items. 4 p
Box 24 Folder u DuPont Company. Dacron Research Laboratory, Kinston, NC. File (1954, 1986) Photographic prints, Notes, Postcard, National Geographic Magazine. 3 items. 217 p
Box 25 Folder a Item 1 Tune in the World With Ham Radio: Your Introduction to Morse Code. (©1981 The American Radio Relay League, Inc. 225 Main Street, Newington, CT 06111) TDK D60 Audiocassette & Case. 1 item. 2 p
Box 25 Folder a Item 2 America in Space: The First 40 Years: Holiday Space & Science Series. Written & Produced by Steve Skootsky for Finley-Holiday Films. (©1999 Finley-Holiday Films / Steve Skootsky. Unauthorized duplication prohibited. ) Hi-Fi Stereo 90 minutes, #DV-1 DVD Video & Case. 1 item. 2 p
Box 25 Folder b Item 1 54th Massachusetts Regiment's Assault on Fort Wagner, South Carolina, July 18, 1863: Soldier William H. Carney, c. 1864 [Illustration] Brochure (undated) Photocopy. 1 item. 2 p
Box 25 Folder b Item 2 Celebration of Gov. Richard Caswell: Release of Richard Caswell Biography "The First of Patriots and Best of Men" Reception, Kinston Community Council for the Arts. Leaflet (8/13/2007) Photocopy. 1 item. 2 p
Box 25 Folder b Item 3 In Virginia's Shenandoah Valley: Thunderbird Museum and Archaeological Park, Front Royal, Virginia: The Site of Early Man. Brochure. Printed by Monport Advertising, Fairfax, VA. [ca. 1971-1975] Printed. 1 item. 4 p
Box 25 Folder b Item 4 Neuse Commemorative Medal: CSS NEUSE. Brochure (ca. 1961-1965) Printed. 1 item. 3 p
Box 25 Folder b Item 5 These Are Your Flags. Fly Them Proudly, Compiled and edited by the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration [ARBA]; Designed and Printed by People Life Insurance Company, Washington, DC. Brochure. [1975] Printed. 1 item. 3 p
Box 25 Folder b Item 6 Treasures in Our Community Tourism Conference September 14, 2006, Sponsored by Kinston-Lenoir County Convention & Visitors Bureau & Lenoir Community College. Brochure. (2006) Printed. 1 item. 2 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 1 America's Williamsburg. Printed in U.S.A. by W. M. Brown and Son. Pamphlet. [ca. 1970] Printed. 1 item. 17 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 2 Directory 1970-71: A List of North Carolina Historical Societies, Museum, Preservation Commissions, Research Agencies: Descriptions, Directors, Activities, Locations. Compiled and Published by the North Carolina Museums Council and the State Department of Public Instruction. Pamphlet. (1970) Printed. 1 item. 23 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 3 From Raleigh's Past. Published as a gift to the people of Raleigh and North Carolina by Branch Banking and Trust Company, May 10, 1965. Third printing, June 1967. Pamphlet. (1967) Printed & Envelope. 2 items. 19 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 4 Jacksonville Salutes New River Marine Corps Air Facility 1966-1967 Unofficial Directory And Guide. Published by Boone Publications, Inc. Pamphlet. [1966] Printed. 1 item. 33 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 5 North Carolina Historyland. Published by the Department of Conservation and Development, Travel and Promotion Division, Raleigh, NC. Rev. ed. 1966. Pamphlet. (1966) Printed. 1 item. 27 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 6 North Carolina's Signers: Brief Sketches of the Men Who Signed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, by Memory F. Mitchell. Pamphlet. Raleigh, NC: Department of Archives & History (1964) Printed. 1 item. 33 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 7 Presidential Elections Facts and figures; Past and Present: Oath of Office . . . (Jacksonville, NC: Onslow Implement Company © 1952, The Osbourne Company, Clifton, NJ) Printed. 1 item. 9 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 8 Queen Street United Methodist Church, Kinston, North Carolina 1986 Directory. Pamphlet. (1986) Printed. 1 item. 17 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 9 Smithsonian Institution: Welcome, Published in cooperation with the Smithsonian Associates. Pamphlet. (undated) Printed. No. B6A206. 1 item. 10 p
Box 25 Folder c Item 10 Whalen Broadcasting Network: Broadcast to the Nation: WBN Program. Pamphlet (undated) Printed. 1 item. 8 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 1 Carolinians of '76 Newsletter: North Carolina Bicentennial Special Commemorative Edition. (© Department of Cultural Resources, Division of Archives and History, July 4, 1976) Periodical. 1 item. 10 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 2 Civil War Times Illustrated, Vol. 5, No. 7 (November 1966) Periodical. 1 item. 26 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 3 Du Pont Kinston Plant News (August 1976) Newsletter. 2 item. 6 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 4 How to Organize A Local Historical Society, By Bertha L. Heilbron, Bulletins of the American Association for State and Local History, Vol. 1, No. 9 (November 1944) Periodical. 1 item. 16 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 5 Life Magazine, Vol. 11, No. 13 (November 1988) Periodical. 1 item. 113 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 6 The State: Down Home in North Carolina, Vol. 34, No. 22 (April 15, 1967) Periodical. 1 item. 21 p
Box 25 Folder d Item 7 What Should Our Historical Society Do? By Edward P. Alexander, Bulletins of the American Association for State and Local History, Vol. 1, No. 1 (October 1941) Periodical. 1 item. 15 p
Box 25 Folder e Item 1 Dacron Technical - Kinston. W. H. Rowland: 6/1/54 to 3/31/87. Paperweight & Envelope (1987) Museum Object. 1 item. 2 p
Box 25 Folder e Item 2 Indian Game Ball / Marble Found in the Bow of the CSS NEUSE & Explanatory Notes (1963) Museum Object & Notes. 2 items. 2 p
Box 25 Folder e Item 3 Roosevelt For President Automobile License Plate. (ca. 1932-1944) Museum Object. Black & White Painted Steel. 14" x 4: 1 item. 1 p
Box 25 Folder e Item 4 The Town of Manteo: Preserve / Prosper. America's First Free Wireless Community. Mouse Pad. (undated) Museum Object. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Made in Taiwan
Box 26 Folder a Du Pont: One Hundred and Forty Years, by William S. Dutton. Third edition. New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. Dust cover. Printed. Hardback. 1 item. 208 p. Note: Autographed on flyleaf: "William H. Rowland 3/28/58 "Dacron" Research Laboratory, Kinston, North Carolina."
Box 26 Folder b Du Pont: The Autobiography of An American Enterprise: The Story of E. I. Du Pont de Nemours & Company Published in Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Founding of the Company on July 19, 1802. Wilmington, DE:. E. I. Du Pont de Nemours & Company, © 1952 by E. I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co. (Inc.) Distributed by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Dust cover. Printed. Hardback. 1 item. 72 p. Note: Autographed on flyleaf: "William H. Rowland 1958"
Box 26 Folder c Hurricane Floyd and the 500-Year Flood as Told in The Free Press. [Kinston, NC: Kinston Free Press, 1999] Printed. Paperback. 1 item. 50 p. Note: Autographed above "From the editor:" page: William H. Rowland, amateur (HAM) radio call N4HEC, and member of Lenoir County Emergency Services set up and operated the emergency communication at Lenoir Community College during the Storm of the Century. William H. Rowland."
Box 26 Folder d Illustrated True Book of American Railroads: The Exciting Story of the Railroads in America, by Robert N. Webb. Dust cover. New York, NY: Grosset & Dunlap, ©1957 by Robert N. Webb. Printed. Hardback. LC #57-10567. 1 item. 80 p. Note: Autographed on title page: "William H. Rowland, 1958."
Box 26 Folder e Mount Vernon: A Handbook © 1964, by The Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union. Printed. Paperback. 1 item. 42 p
Box 26 Folder f North Carolina in the American Revolution, by Hugh F. Rankin. Raleigh, NC: State Department of Archives and History, 1959. Paperback. 1 item. 39 p. Note: Autographed on cover: "Bill Rowland"
Box 26 Folder g North Carolina in the American Revolution, by Hugh F. Rankin. Raleigh, NC: State Department of Archives and History, Third Printing, 1965. Paperback. 1 item. 39 p. Note: Autographed on cover: "Bill Rowland"
Box 26 Folder h Selections from the Sketch-Book (Eclectic English Classics), by Washington Irving. New York, Cincinnati, Chicago: American Book Company, © 1892 & 1901. Printed. Hardback. 1 item. 98 p. Note: Autographed in several places by "Verdie Rhodes, Kinston, NC."
Box 27 Folder a 1925 photograph of the CSS Neuse in the Neuse River at Kinston, N.C., with 2003 GPS data added; CD of drawings by Dunn & Dalton Architects of Kinston in 1963 of Harmony Hall (referred to in these plans as Herritage House), the oldest house in Kinston, as part of a project conducted by W. E. Friend of the School of Design at NCSU; clippings (2007); and documentation (2003) of Civil War projectiles recovered by W. H. Rowland from the sites of the 2 battles for Kinston
Folder os32 2009 satellite view of the area where the CSS Neuse was found; drawings by Dunn & Dalton Architects of Kinston in 1963 of Harmony Hall (referred to in these plans as Herritage House), the oldest house in Kinston, as part of a project conducted by W. E. Friend of the School of Design at NCSU
Folder os17 Plan drawing of CSS Neuse
Folder os18 Plan drawing of CSS Albermarle
Folder os19 Oversize material
Folder os20 "Carolinas Campaign End of the War" Civil War battle sites map
Folder os21 X-Ray of William H. Rowland's Right Ankle (1989) Photographic negative. 1 item. 2 p
Folder os22 J. F. Shaffner, Kinston, N.C. Letter to [ ? ] Fries, dated 18 March 1862, regarding the Yankee attack on New Berne, etc. and cover letter from Lee Sherrill to Bill Rowland (6 March 2002) explaining the 1862 letter. TLS & Photocopy Mss. 2 items. 4 p
Folder os23 Place Mats: Wil Kings Restaurant (1961–1965) 6 items. 6 p
Folder os24 Newsletters (1976–2004) 9 items. 25 p
Folder os25 Posters (1968–2004) 3 items. 3 p
Folder os26 Maps: Civil War in Kinston (1882–1967, undated) 57 items. 57 p
Folder os27 Brochures (1949–1978, undated) 5 items. 6 p
Folder os28 Clippings (1968–2005, undated) 4 items. 6 p
Folder os29 Newspapers: Kinston Daily Free Press (23 November 1957) 75th anniversary edition. 9 items. 77 p
Folder os30 Newspapers: Kinston The Free Press [Partial] (2003–2006) 7 items. 53 p
Folder os31 Newspaper: Miscellaneous (1951–2005) 4 items. 19 p
Folder os1 Plats of land along the Neuse River disputed by Samuel Howard (plaintiff) and Chauncey Gray (defendant), 9 February 1858. Photocopy by State Dept. of Archives and History for William Rowland who described the provenance of the plats on the verso of one duplicate. 2 items (1 November 1965, 4 November 1965) | Plats of land along the Neuse River disputed by William C. Loften (plaintiff) and Richard G. Cobb (defendant), surveyed 13 September 1850. Photocopy by State Dept. of Archives and History for William Rowland. 1 item, 2 p. (1 November 1965, 4 November 1965)
Folder os2 Copy Transactions subsequent to registry, for transmission to Chief Registrar of Shipping. 5 items, February 1859
Folder os3 Copy of The Daily Review; Newspaper of Wilmington, N.C., 2, June 1965
Folder os4 Blueprint of a Chart of Wrecks of Vessels sunk or captured near Wilmington, N.C., around 1861-1865. There is a partial list of vessels known to have been engaged in running the blockade. 1 items, March–September 1962; rev, May 1965
Folder os5 Prints of ink sketches in CSS Neuse Visitors Center, 1965
Folder os6 Sketches of the Preliminary Reconstruction Plan of the CSS Neuse, drawn by W. H. Rowland and W. E. Geoghegan. 1965
Folder os7 Drawings of the Heritage House in Kinston, N.C. 13 items, 2, May 1965
Folder os9 Sketches of CSS Neuse—Ironclad Ram and Gunboat, 1966
Folder os10 Sketches of CSS Neuse—Ironclad Ram and Gunboat, 1966
Folder os12 1882 Map of the town of Kinston, Lenoir County, N.C. Photocopy by State Dept. of Archives and History for William Rowland. 1 item, July 1967
Folder os13 Copy of Kinston Daily Free Press: Sections A-J. , July 1976
Folder os14 Map drawn of Kinston, Lenoir County, N.C. (undated)
Folder os15 Map of Eastern North Carolina (undated)
Folder os16 Sketches of an original design of a baby cradle by W.H. Rowland (undated)