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Civil War (1861-1865)
Architecture- Part 3: Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, and Other Nineteenth-Century Trends
by Bishir, Catherine W. Architecture by Catherine W. Bishir, 2006 See also: Barns; Biltmore House; Christ Episcopal Church; College of Design; Cupola House; Independence Building; State Capitol; Architecture [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Armfield, Robert Franklin
by Keever, Homer M. Robert Franklin Armfield, attorney, legislator, and judge, was born in Guilford County, west of Greensboro, near the present-day Pomona. He was the third son of Robert Armfield of an old Quaker [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Armistead, Lewis Addison
by Carraway, Gertrude S. Armistead, Lewis Addison by Gertrude S. Carraway, 1979 18 Feb. 1817–3 July 1863 Lewis Addison Armistead, Confederate general, was born in New Bern, while his mother, Elizabeth Stanly, wife [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Army Worm
by Powell, William S. Army Worm by William S. Powell, 2006 Army worm was the term applied to extortionists who followed the invading Federal army in the South during the Civil [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Arrington, Archibald Hunter
by Yanchisin, D. A. Archibald Hunter Arrington, planter, lawyer, and representative in the U.S. Congress and the Congress of the Confederate States of America, was born at the family home in Hilliardston on Swift Creek, [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Ashe, Samuel A'Court
by Brown, David William. Ashe, Samuel A'Court by David William Brown, 1979 13 Sept. 1840–31 Aug. 1938 Samuel A'Court Ashe, soldier, lawyer, politician, historian, journalist, and editor, was born at Wrightsville [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Asheville Armory
by McKinney, Gordon B. Three Asheville businessmen-Robert Pulliam, Ephraim Clayton, and George Whitson-established the Asheville Armory in 1862. By November of that year, they were employing 107 workers and had produced [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Asheville, Battle of
by Inscoe, John C. One of the last Civil War actions, the Battle of Asheville was a five-hour standoff between Union and Confederate forces that occurred on the northern outskirts of the city during the afternoon and [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Auditor, State
by Johnson, K. Todd. The North Carolina state auditor, an elected official, is responsible for monitoring state agencies' financial records for accuracy and for determining their compliance with state law and [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Avery, Alphonso Calhoun
by Avery, Isaac Thomas, Jr. Alphonso Calhoun Avery, Confederate officer and judge, was born at Swan Ponds in Burke County, the fifth son of Isaac Thomas and Harriet Erwin Avery. While his father was a wealthy man, he believed [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)

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