The purpose of this Lib-Guide is to provide information on the local history of Raleigh, North Carolina during the Civil War and events that occurred as a result. The target audience of this Lib-Guide is anyone looking to enhance their knowledge of the local history of Raleigh during the Civil War. The core subjects of this Lib-Guide will focus on basic history, battles, important people, places, and events. The overall goal of this guide is to broaden the known local history of Raleigh during one of the most turbulent times in United States history.
What to expect from this guide.
Users of this guide can expect to obtain a general overview of North Carolina, and more specifically Raleigh's, history within the Civil War. The subjects are divided between general history, battles, and important people, places and events. Each tab has some information alongside a number of links to sources that can provide expanded information from the page in question. This guide is intended to be an informative overview linking to sources of greater information to expand upon the information covered there in.