Category Archives: 1861 NC SECESSION CONVENTION

Before 20 May 1861

PRIOR TO THE 1861 NORTH CAROLINA SECESSION CONVENTION 1850 – 1860 – a minority of North Carolinians wished to secede from the United States of America and create a new government [Kemp Plummer Battle, 1916]. Battle, a 1861 NC Secessionist … Continue reading

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1861 Four Conv. Sessions

THE 1861 NORTH CAROLINA SECESSION CONVENTION: THE POLITICS OF ITS FOUR SESSIONS [20 May 1861 to 1 November 1862]. The deliberations of the county delegates at the Secession Convention occurred in four sessions: 1. 20 May 1861 to 28 June … Continue reading

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