Craven County Digital History Exhibit

New Bern, Farm Buildings on the Old Campground

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Title: New Bern, Farm Buildings on the Old Campground

Creator: Reed, William Garrison

Subject: New Bern (N.C.)
                Farms--North Carolina--New Bern         

Description: Image of a farm near New Bern where the 44th Massachusetts had their Campground during the Civil War. Reed further states about this photograph, "Where the Left Wing of the Barracks Stood.--The barn is, as nearly as could be judged, in the centre of the wing; the house, near the end of the officers' quarters. The same old road from New Berne to Camp still exists and is between the two buildings."

Date: October 1884

Type: Image

Format: 7-13/16x6 inches (199x150 mm)

Identifier: XXV.9

Source: Donated by William Garrison Reed, 1926.

Relation: One image from a collection of 48 images in a photo album.

Coverage: New Bern (N.C.)

Rights: Permission to use this photograph must be obtained from the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson Street, New Bern, NC 28560. Must cite as: William Garrison Reed Photo Album, New Bern-Craven County Public Library.

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Images scanned and text prepared by Victor T. Jones, Jr.

This page last edited on 21 Aug 18.

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