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C. M. Stedman of Fayetteville, Confederate Veteran

On September 23, 1930, Charles M. Stedman, the last Civil War veteran (Union or Confederate) to [...]



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The Way We Lived in North Carolina

Collection of articles about the social history of North Carolina.

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South Davidson Middle School in Denton, NC uses NCpedia for student projects!  Check out interactive, multimedia biography projects using NCpedia created by students for some of the state's famous musicians at https://sms.davidson.k12.nc.us/departments/finearts/carolhinson/collaborative_projects/


Monuments, memorials, and more from University of North Carolina Chapel Hill's Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina project are now available at https://ncpedia.org/category/entry-source/commemorative.


The 2010 edition of The North Carolina Gazetteer, edited by William Powell and Michael Hill and published by University of North Carolina Press, is now available in NCpedia at https://ncpedia.org/gazetteer. Announcement at https://ncpedia.org/north-carolina-gazetteer-now.


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