DECEMBER 2-6TH, 1864: Joint Army-Navy expedition, including sailors from the USS Chicopee, Cmdr. Harrell, captured and burned a large quantity of Confederate supplies and equipment near Pitch Landing on the Chowan River, North Carolina.
In addition, a large quantity of cotton and over $17,000 in Confederate money and bonds were brought off.
And, How Much Was Confederate Money Worth At This Time? --Old B-R'er