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History of New Bern, North Carolina, USA

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  • 1710 - New Bern, North Carolina founded

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  • 1755 - First Newspaper in North Carolina
    The first [newspaper] in North Carolina was "The North Carolina Gazette," printed at New Berne [in 1755].

    colonialwarsct.org/ 1755.htm

  • 1767 to 1770 - Tryon Palace is built in New Bern, becoming North Carolina's colonial capitol building.

    www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ north-carolina.html

  • 1794 - The capital of North Carolina, which had previously been located in New Bern, is moved to Raleigh.

    www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ north-carolina.html

  • 1854 - Newbern
    Newbern, a port of entry of North Carolina, and capital of Craven county, is situated at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent rivers, about 120...Read MORE...


  • 1862 - March 14 - Battle of New Bern NC: General Burnside conquers New Bern

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  • 1895 - Newbern
    Newbern, a port of entry and the capital of Craven co., N.C., is situated on the right or W. bank of the Neuse River, at the mouth of the Trent, and...Read MORE...


  • 1898 - Pepsi was invented and first served in New Bern.

    www.ereferencedesk.com/ resources/ state-facts/ north-carolina.html

  • 1906
    Newbern, a city, the capital of Craven co., N.C., is situated on the right or W. bank of the Neuse River, at the mouth of the Trent, and on the...Read MORE...


  • New Bern, North Carolina, USA
    Gaston Hotel
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  • New Bern, North Carolina, USA
    New Bern Country Club, New Bern, N.C.
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  • New Bern, North Carolina, USA
    Earl of Craven Lodge
    Craven and Broad Streets
    New Bern, North Carolina
    Postcard
  • News 1922 - WORST FIRE IN HISTORY OF NEW BERN. 500 RESIDENCES AND BUSINESS HOUSES DESTROYED AND 1,800 PERSONS RENDERED HOMELESS - LOSS OVER TWO MILLION DOLLARS - FIRE SWEPT 8 BLOCKS FROM ONE TO FIVE BLOCKS WIDE.
    An Associated Press dispatch gives the following:
    New Bern, Dec. 1. - An army of grimy chimneys, standing as grim sentinels amidst an area of...Read MORE...


  • 1963 - September 7 - WCTI TV channel 12 in New Bern, NC (ABC) begins broadcasting

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Gaston Hotel
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New Bern Country Club, New Bern, N.C.
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Earl of Craven Lodge
Craven and Broad Streets
New Bern, North Carolina
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  • 1710 - New Bern, North Carolina founded

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1755 - First Newspaper in North Carolina
    The first [newspaper] in North Carolina was "The North Carolina Gazette," printed at New Berne [in 1755].

    colonialwarsct.org/ 1755.htm
  • 1767 to 1770 - Tryon Palace is built in New Bern, becoming North Carolina's colonial capitol building.

    www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ north-carolina.html
  • 1794 - The capital of North Carolina, which had previously been located in New Bern, is moved to Raleigh.

    www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ north-carolina.html
  • 1854 - Newbern
    Newbern, a port of entry of North Carolina, and capital of Craven county, is situated at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent rivers, about 120... Read MORE...

  • 1862 - March 14 - Battle of New Bern NC: General Burnside conquers New Bern

    historyorb.com
  • 1895 - Newbern
    Newbern, a port of entry and the capital of Craven co., N.C., is situated on the right or W. bank of the Neuse River, at the mouth of the Trent, and... Read MORE...

  • 1898 - Pepsi was invented and first served in New Bern.

    www.ereferencedesk.com/ resources/ state-facts/ north-carolina.html
  • 1906
    Newbern, a city, the capital of Craven co., N.C., is situated on the right or W. bank of the Neuse River, at the mouth of the Trent, and on the... Read MORE...

  • News  1922 - WORST FIRE IN HISTORY OF NEW BERN. 500 RESIDENCES AND BUSINESS HOUSES DESTROYED AND 1,800 PERSONS RENDERED HOMELESS - LOSS OVER TWO MILLION DOLLARS - FIRE SWEPT 8 BLOCKS FROM ONE TO FIVE BLOCKS WIDE.
    An Associated Press dispatch gives the following:
    New Bern, Dec. 1. - An army of grimy chimneys, standing as grim sentinels amidst an area of... Read MORE...

  • 1963 - September 7 - WCTI TV channel 12 in New Bern, NC (ABC) begins broadcasting

    historyorb.com

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