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The last ninety days of the war in North Carolina.

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Page 5. PREFACE. THE papers on the LAST NINETY DAYS OF THE WAR IN NORTH-CAROLINA, which originally appeared in the New-York WATCHMAN, and are now presented in book form, were commenced with no plan or intention of continuing them beyond two or three numbers.

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"The Last Ninety Days of the Civil War in North Carolina" is not a work of history so much as it is reportage; indeed, the book was originally a series of articles published late in in a New York City periodical.

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Cornelia Spencer, "The Last Ninety Days of the War In North Carolina" () Description Spencer discussed in this entry her account of when General Sherman marched into Goldsboro. Get this from a library. The last ninety days of the war in North Carolina. [Cornelia Phillips Spencer]. The last ninety days of the war in North Carolina / Cornelia Phillips Spencer.

New York: Watchman Publishing Co., p. ; 18 cm. First published in New York "Watchman.". Labor reform was often a topic of discussion among editorials. Ina book entitled The Last Ninety Days of the War in North Carolina, by Cornelia Phillips Spencer, was published offering opinions of work allotted to women and their place in society.

Jun 13,  · The last ninety days of the war in North Carolina by Spencer, Cornelia Phillips, Publication date Topics United States -- History Civil War, Campaigns, North Carolina -- History Civil War, Publisher New York: Watchman Publishing Co.

CollectionPages: Cornelia Phillips Spencer, who was living in Chapel Hill, writes in The Last Ninety Days of the War in North Carolina of the sense of foreboding that permeated her community as they anticipated Sherman's wrath: "What the fate of our pleasant towns and villages and of our isolated farmhouses would be, we could easily read by the light of the.

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New York: Watchman Pub. Co., Browse this. A New Voyage to Carolina by John Lawson, Sketches of North Carolina, Historical and Biographical, Illustrative of the Principles of a Portion of Her Early Settlers by William Henry Foote, The Pictorial Field-book of the Revolution by Benson J.

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Cornelia Phillips Spencer (March 20, - March 11, ) was a poet, social historian and journalist in North Carolina, USA, who was instrumental in reopening the University of North Carolina after a five-year shutdown during the Reconstruction era.

Volume 90 () January “ ‘I Was Raised Poor and Hard as Any Slave’: African American slavery in Piedmont North Carolina” by John David Smith “Combating Contagion: Smallpox and the Protection of Public Health in North Carolina, to ” Last Days of the War with the Confederacy’s Boy General: Captain Theodore Garnett.

As the war went on Spencer gathered material for a book project proposed by Governor Zebulon B. Vance. The work was titled “The Last Ninety Days of the War in North Carolina,” and was published in The book presented insight into the last three months of the Civil War.

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The Battle of Aiken $ The First Families Project Alexander, NC $ The Civil War in North Carolina $ A History of Edgefield. Filed under: North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, The Last Ninety Days of the War In North Carolina (New York: Watchman Publishing Co., ), by Cornelia Phillips Spencer (HTML and page images at sinopsms.com).

The Last Ninety Days of the War In North Carolina (New York: Watchman Publishing Co., ), by Cornelia Phillips Spencer (HTML and page images at sinopsms.com) The Confederate Reveille, Memorial Edition (Raleigh, NC: Edwards and Broughton, ), by United Daughters of the Confederacy North Carolina Division (multiple formats at sinopsms.com).

The last ninety days of the war in North-Carolina; The lost cause; The memorial record of Waitsfield, Vermont; The military annals of Lancaster, Massachusetts, ; The movement for peace without victory during the Civil War; The proceedings at the dedication.

The book is dedicated to Confederate General Daniel Harvey Hill, who also taught at the University of North Carolina after the Civil War. The book is rich in detail and personal anecdote related to the Civil War and Reconstruction era, matters dealing with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during this era, and other issues of the Seller Rating: % positive.

During the American Civil War, North Carolina joined the Confederacy with some reluctance, mainly because neighboring Virginia had done so, and it remained a divided state throughout the war, with much of the population of the Appalachian Mountains in the western part of the state retaining Union sentiment.

Even so, North Carolina contributed more troops to the Confederacy than any other state Capital: Raleigh. The Confederate success in protecting the bridge was one of their last victories of the war. References: Mark A. Snell, ed., North Carolina: The Final Battles () John G.

Barrett, The Civil War in North Carolina () Cornelia Phillips Spencer, The Last Ninety Days of the War in North Carolina () Ina Van Noppen, Stoneman’s Last Raid. Mark A. Snell, ed., North Carolina: The Final Battles () John G.

Barrett, The Civil War in North Carolina () Cornelia Phillips Spencer, The Last Ninety Days of the War in North Carolina () Ina Van Noppen, Stoneman’s Last Raid () Vernon H. Crow, Storm in the Mountains (). Historical Facts [edit | edit source]. In South Carolina replaced all of her previous counties with seven court districts including the newly organized area of Ninety-Six District northwest of the previous counties.

See the South Carolina map. In South Carolina created six subordinate counties within the overarching Ninety-Six District: (See the South Carolina map.).

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About Book Book Description Originally written and published in by a committee of veterans to verify North Carolina's claims of being the first at the battle of Big Bethel, farthest to the front at Gettsburg and Chickamauga, and last at Appomattox--the last capture.

Spencer, Cornelia Phillips,The Last Ninety Days of the War in North Carolina, New York: Scholars have hailed this book as one of the best narratives ever published by a Confederate woman.

Cornelia Spencer, an intelligent and observant eyewitness, summed up the war: "The benefits of the war in our State should not be overlooked in summing up. Nearly 6, men under Stoneman’s command entered North Carolina with a mission to destroy and not to fight large pitched battles in order to expedite the close of the Civil War.

Stoneman’s Raid, which was approved by Gen.

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Grant himself, coincided with the raids and battles of General William T. Sherman in the eastern sections of the state, as he was concluding his Campaign of the. Early in the war prisoner exchanges were common, but many on both sides believed that the war would only last 90 days.

As months became years, it was obvious to Union and Confederate commanders that the continued battlefield gridlock and stalemate had to cease.Last Ninety Days of the War Cornelia Phillips Spencer, Watchman Publishing Company, New York (reprint by Broadfoot Publishing Company, Wilmington, NC, ).

North Carolina Civil War Documentaryedited by W. Buck Yearns and John G. Barrett, The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, Apr 02,  · U sits just 35 miles from Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, a relic of a little-known chapter in World War II history, when the war came right into America’s backyard.