James Bryant Riggs was born Dec. 29, 1839 in Swansboro, NC. He was the son of Noah F. Riggs and Ruthy Meadows. 1850 Census, White Oak, Onslow County, North Carolina In ...
The Daily Advance – Museum of the Albemarle: Southerners in blue played significant role in Civil War
The Daily Advance – Museum of the Albemarle: Southerners in blue played significant role in Civil War.
Primary Sources The history of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) emanates from the numerous proceedings and reports they have issued. An understanding of the official publications of the GAR and its auxiliary organizations is essential for a thorough understanding of the organization. Of primary importance are the national journals of the GAR. The […]
United States Sanitary Commission Processing Project: Tales from the North Carolina Record Books.