801 US Hwy 117 S, Goldsboro, NC
Hamilton Civil War Collection
The Hamilton Collection, owned by R.L. Hamilton, includes many authentic rifles, handguns, swords, sabers and much more used by both Union and Confederate forces during the Civil War. Handguns on display include many early models from manufacturers such as Colt, Smith & Wesson, Savage, and more. Rifles include numerous muskets made by both Union and Confederate companies and rare and unusual carbines from many manufacturers. The collection includes cannon balls, artillery shells, small arms ordnance, knives, personal items from the period and many belt buckles worn by soldiers involved in the many Civil War battles. Among these buckles is one from Arkansas considered to be the rarest of all Civil War buckles.