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53 results for New Bern (N.C.)—History, Military

Barbour Boat Works, Inc. Records (Manuscript Collection #758)

Correspondence, contracts, ship plan drawings, manuals, photographs, brochures, and other files pertaining to the construction, repair, and marketing of vessels, both military and civilian.

William Howard Hooker Collection: George H. S. Driver Papers (Manuscript Collection #472-005)

Civil War Correspondence, (1861–1863) of Union soldier George H. S. Driver, reflecting service in New Bern and Pamlico Sound area of N.C.

Robert C. Caldwell Collection (Manuscript Collection #845)

Papers (1854-1865) of Robert C. Caldwell, a private soldier from Cabarrus County, NC, who served in Company C., 10th Battalion, North Carolina Heavy Artillery during the Civil War.

Charles V. Peery Collection (Manuscript Collection #470)

Collection (1863-1865) including correspondence, company returns, clothing reports, equipment reports, orders, invoices, ordance reports, etc.

Johnny Craig Young Collection (Manuscript Collection #419)

Collection (1862-1865) including correspondence, military orders, loyalty oaths, an invoice, a voucher, and a medical certificate.

Jacob Gooding Papers (Manuscript Collection #3)

Papers (1862-1871) of a New Bern (NC) merchant, including letters and an account of property damages.

George E. Dana Papers (Manuscript Collection #511)

Papers (1852-1864) including correspondence, letters, description of trip, commentaries, price of gold, personal illness, etc.

Agnes Paton Foy Memoir (Manuscript Collection #362)

Memoir(1861-1865) including correspondence, Civil War Memoir, typescript copy.

Heath Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #276)

Papers (1730-1928) of surveyor and Baptist pastor, including correspondence, court records, land records, financial papers, promissory notes, bills, land grants, indentures, Civil War orders, etc.

Clarrisa Phelps Hanks Papers (Manuscript Collection #207)

Papers (1854-1864) consisting diaries, references to Civil War, genealogical notes.

William L. Horner Collection: Gooding Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #265-002)

Collection (1799-1897, 1913) including correspondence, 1835-1897, 1913, and financial records, 1799-1894, of New Bern, NC merchant, whose store was used by Union troops, and who was appointed Superintendent of Poor Whites for Craven County, NC.

John Brentlinger Diary (Manuscript Collection #438)

Diary (1862-1863) including photocopy, camp life, burning of boat, etc.

William L. Horner Collection: Frederick C. Douglass Papers (Manuscript Collection #265-001)

Collection (1889-1890, 1893-1894) including Civil War Negro soldiers pension and compensation applications compiled by Frederick C. Douglass, a black lawyer, minister, and teacher in New Bern, NC who served as a government pension agent, 1889-1897.

Thomas Sparrow Papers (Manuscript Collection #1)

Papers (1819-1872) of Thomas Sparrow (1819-1884), a Washington, N.C., lawyer until the outbreak of the Civil War. He was commissioned a captain in the Confederate Army in 1861 and served at Fort Hatteras until he was taken prisoner by Union forces in August of that year. After the war he returned to Washington and represented Beaufort County in the North Carolina General Assembly in 1870 and 1881. Papers include correspondence, military...

Lucius Thomas Papers (Manuscript Collection #366)

Papers (1862-1863) consisting of correspondence, commentaries, letters, shipping, etc.