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iPad app shows US library’s Civil War images in 3D

A new iPad app developed from images from the Library of Congress is giving viewers a look at the Civil War in 3D.

Start of Civil War excited some Wilmingtonians, saddened others

video The attack on Fort Sumter, less than 200 miles down the coast, stirred up mixed emotions among the citizens of Wilmington on that historic day.

Civil War 150th anniversary marked this week

The opening salvo of the American Civil War will be recreated in the harbor of Charleston, S.C., as part of events marking this week's 150th anniversary of the start of the conflict.

NC historian uses Twitter to show Civil War life

A historian with the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources is telling the story of the Civil War, 140 characters at a time.

Collector brings woman soldier’s sword to New Bern

A sword that saw action in the Civil War battle at New Bern has returned to the city 149 years after the fight that left the Confederate city under US occupation for the rest of the war.

Brunswick Town brings history back to life

The festivities, held at the Brunswick Town Historic Site, were in commemoration of the 146th anniversary of the Civil War battle at Fort Anderson and the 245th anniversary of the Stamp Act resistance.

No historical marker for blacks who fought for South

Plans for a historical marker commemorating 10 black men who served the Confederacy are being rejected by Union County officials as inappropriate for the old county courthouse.

Working cannon to stand guard at NC’s Fort Macon

North Carolina's Fort Macon is bringing back the sounds of the Civil War with an operational cannon that weighs 4,200 pounds.

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