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Watch the video, explore the digital resources and learn what happens in Wilmington before, during and after the violence of the 1898 election.
Images of people and places in Wilmington
1898 Political Cartoons
The Daily Record
Our history does not always show progress. At the same time, history is full of stories of resilience and possibility. The past can inspire us, teach us, and warn us, all at the same time. Watch this video at the conclusion of your studies into the violence and coup d’état of 1898 in Wilmington, NC.
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