A new event has been added to the Archives Week calendar:
The Civil War at Home: Uncovering Local History Through Family Letters
Where: Historic Bath State Historic Site, 207 Carteret St., Bath, NC
Historic Bath will display the exhibit "The Civil War at Home: Uncovering Local History Through Family Letters" daily throughout the end of 2011. The exhibit will focus on the information available from personal letters exchanged during this pivotal time in American history. The display includes canteens, binoculars, spectacles and belt buckles from the Civil War period. For more information call the state historic site at 252-923-3971 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.