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Fort Fisher

 Series — Box: OS 2

Scope and Contents

Front page of Harper's Weekly from February 4, 1865 featuring an article with graphics on the capture of Fort Fisher.

Typed copy of editorials and responses regarding the construction of Fort Fisher from The Morning Star in the July 15, 16, and 22, 1881 issues.

Small, printed page of General Orders, No. 10, Public Resolution, No. 6, presenting thanks from the U.S. Congress to Brevet Major General Alfred H. Terry and his officers and men in the attack on Fort Fisher during the Civil War.

Programs of local events from 1965 commemorating the centennial of the Battle of Fort Fisher.

Material related to the 125th commemoration of the capture of Fort Fisher from 1989.

"The Goliath" newsletter from Spring 1991 from the North Carolina Committee to Save Fort Fisher.

Pamphlets featuring the history of Fort Fisher and its involvement during the Civil War. Also includes a map.


  • Creation: Various


From the Collection: 4 Containers (Contains 1 filing cabinet, 3 oversize boxes, and 1 flat file)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Separated Materials

The page from Harper's Weekly is oversize and located in Box OS 2.

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository