Newbern is a well preserved nineteenth-century turnpike and courthouse town. The original dominant house types – the two-story, rectangular … Read More
History of Newbern
The Old Jail
When the County of Pulaski was created in March of 1839, Newbern was the county seat. A courthouse was built in Newbern in 1840-42 and a … Read more
The New River Historical Society was incorporated in October of 1966. The goals then and now are as follows:to bring together persons … Read more
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