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Letter from The Citizens of Pittsboro to Zebulon Baird Vance, March 3, 1865

Title

Letter from The Citizens of Pittsboro to Zebulon Baird Vance, March 3, 1865

Description

The town of Pittsboro petitioned the Governor to protect them from deserters on March third, 1865. The petition claimed that one hundred deserters created 1,000 dollars in property damage. The petition was signed by twelve members of the community. Pittsboro is located in Chatham County in the Piedmont of North Carolina.

Creator

The Citizens of Pittsboro

Source

Letter from The Citizens of Pittsboro to Zebulon Baird Vance, March 3, 1865, The Zebulon Baird Vance Papers, vol. 15.7, p. 859, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, North Carolina.

Date

1865-03-03

Contributor

Vanek, Elizabeth

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Pittsboro, Chatham County, North Carolina

Original Format

Correspondence

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Citation

The Citizens of Pittsboro, Letter from The Citizens of Pittsboro to Zebulon Baird Vance, March 3, 1865, Civil War Era NC, accessed May 29, 2017, https://cwnc.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/796.