North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 265
Overview Two-sided, State of North Carolina Soldier's Application for pension, act of March 8, 1921.
Dates: 1921 - 1929
Scope and Contents In this interview, William “Bill” Stewart shares memories of his life growing up in the Newell community near Charlotte, North Carolina, of his college days at Elon College in the 1930s, and of his military service in World War II. He tells about his parents and grandparents and the family’s farmland, recalls hearing his Civil War veteran grandfather reminisce with other veterans about the war, describes the Newell community, and talks about trips into Charlotte, then a town of 20,000. He...
Dates: 2019 August 1