Fort Sumter

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Fort Sumter
Image of the wall at Fort Sumter showing cannons, two men in uniform and another in a top hat. Taken April 15, 1861 [directly after the Federal surrender of the Fort to Confederate forces]. This is a mounted image that measures 7 1/2" X 91/2" overall.
Charleston Museum Civil War Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Topical Subject:
Bombardment, Fortification, Soldiers, Ordnance
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.), United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction and pillage, United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Shelving Locator:
MK 3636
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
Digitization Specifications:
800 ppi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival Masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2011, The Charleston Museum Archives. All rights reserved. For more information contact The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29403.