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1861-1867 NC CONTRABAND CAMPS

Freedman’s Contraband Camps in North Carolina, 1861 – 1867 Before the end of the Civil War, as Union troops occupied more and more of North Carolina, the number of slaves who fled to Union lines to live in what were … Continue reading

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