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Wilmington Nc Newspaper

PRESS THE VISIT BUTTON November 10, 1898 - Two days after the local elections in Wilmington, NC, the democratically elected and biracial government was overthrown by Democratic Party White Supremacists. Over 1,500 white men participated in an attack on the black newspaper, burning down the building. They ran officials and community leaders out of the city, and killed many blacks

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Historic Newspaper with one of the best accounts of the opening of the Civil War... from The South: THE WILMINGTON DAILY HERALD, North Carolina, April 13, 1861.

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SLAVES-WHIPPING FREEDMEN AT WILMINGTON, NC-GEN. FORREST KILLS A NEGRO. 1866 NEWS - 1866, FORREST, FREEDMEN, KILLS, NCGEN., negro, NEWS, SLAVESWHIPPING, WILMINGTON

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Wilmington Record, Nov 10, 1898 Alexander Manly's newspaper after burned by the mob Wilmington, NC – A special course on Wilming

North Carolina Newspaper Digitization Project. FREE Newspaper searches from 1752-1890s. A total of 23,483 digital images that are keyword searchable. The project was made possible by a LSTA grant provided by the State Library of North Carolina.