One of the slaves, William Benjamin Gould, kep tthe only known Civil War diary of a black soldier who was former slave. His great-grandson, Stanford University professor William B. Gould IV, has published "Diary of a Contraband: The Civil War Passage of a Black Sailor."
Visitor Information: Currently not open to public.
Location: Dept. of Community Srvs., 302 Willard Street, Wilmington, New Hanover, 28401
National Park Unit: No
Location Type: Site
People/Organizations Associated with the site: United States Colored Troops
Freedom Seekers: William Benjamin Gould