Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Sand dunes, or made by soldiers?
A North Carolina amateur historian has discovered what's believed to be a Civil War camp with ties to early Union victories on Hatteras Island that prompted President Abraham Lincoln to dance a jig. "Who built this?" Mel Covey asked of tall, brush-covered mounds along the waterfront. "I know it's not natural." He is convinced they're the remains of Camp Live Oak. • Article