Mission . . .
he North Carolina Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee's mission is to develop and execute a multi-year program of state-sponsored activities to commemorate, in an appropriate and historically accurate manner, the richness, diversity, and significance of the state’s participation in and contributions to the American Civil War. Accordingly, the objective is to extend to the citizens of the state and others, via a layered and interdisciplinary approach, an understanding of the complexity of the issues surrounding the war and to transform the interpretation of the events for a new generation.