Topics Related to Civil War

Battle of Whitehall

On November 27, 1864. General Braxton Bragg was given command of the Department of North Carolina of the Confederate States Army.

On November 9, 1861, Confederate vice president Alexander H. Stephens visited the Wilmington Arms Factory and “made a spirited address” while holding a sword and lance.

On November 6, 1865, the CSS Shenandoah lowered the Confederate flag and James I. Waddell surrendered command of the vessel to British authorities in Liverpool.