Just a Little History: ‘We Take No Negro Prisoners’

Wake Forest Gazette

By David Cecelski

Author of ‘The Waterman’s Song,” “The Fire of Freedom” and many others.

Whenever I visit Plymouth, North Carolina, a small town near where I grew up, the first thing I think of is the massacre of African Americans that happened there on April 20, 1864.

As I get older, I somet… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story