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Box 1


Contains 14 Results:

Reaction To War Events, 1861

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: Folder 11
Scope and Contents

Includes roster (Item 9) of the Wilmington Rifle Guards, dated January 29, 1861; a report of the Uniform Committee (Item 13), listing design details and costs of military uniforms made in Wilmington.

Dates: 1861

Salt Works, 1861

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: Folder 12
Scope and Contents

Largely extracts of Wilmington Journal (Newspaper) articles about the need to manufacture salt locally.

Dates: 1861

Soldiers and Letters, 1861

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: Folder 13
Scope and Contents

Letters. sent from Forts Caswell and Johnson, Camp Wyatt. Several are to or from Oliver E. Mercer of Brunswick Co., NC.

Dates: 1861

Wilmington Defense, 1861

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: Folder 14
Scope and Contents

Military companies and commanding officers in Lower Cape Fear region (LCF).

Dates: 1861