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Orange Street Landing

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