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Published by Currier & Ives, [1862?]

Date created
c. 1862
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  • North Carolina in the Civil War and Reconstruction: Primary sources and readings explore North Carolina during the Civil War and Reconstruction (1860–1876). Topics include debates over secession, battles and strategies, the war in North Carolina, the soldier's experience, the home front, freedom and civil rights for former slaves, Reconstruction, and the "redemption" of the state by conservatives. (Page 4.2)

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Civil War cartoon protesting conscription

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This Civil War-era political cartoon, titled “Southern ‘Volunteers’” protests conscription into the Confederate Army.