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New Bern as it Really Looked in the 1860s

Civil War Photo - Ellis Crop
Peter Sandbeck Returns to New Bern for Historical Society Lunch & Learn A federally-occupied town throughout most of the Civil War, New Bern was filled with Union Soldiers and their many followers. This occupation attracted numerous photographers who plied their trade all over town, taking both official and personal photos. Their work created a unique […]
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Major John Daves Legacy: His Family Narratives

John Daves
Follow this Family from the Revolutionary War Lunch & Learn January 13, 2016 at The Chelsea Prominent New Bernian Major John Daves came to New Bern early in his life.  He was a revolutionary war soldier, seeing action at Brandywine, Germantown, Valley Forge, Eutaw Springs and Monmouth. Following the war he served as a Major […]
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Join Local Authors for Lunch and Book Signing

Coastal Women's Forum Dinner
The Seventh Annual Local Authors Luncheon, sponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW), will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at 11:30 AM. The Twin Rivers Branch of AAUW has invited ten local authors to the Chelsea Restaurant for lunch and book signing. This year’s writers are Patrick Bucksot, Laura and Ray […]
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