Fort Sumter

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Fort Sumter
Handwritten at bottom, front: 'North-western angle and western face of salient angle as seen from the terre-plain. Fort Sumter, S.C., April 15th, 1861.' Interior of Fort Sumter following the Union surrender to Confederate forces. This mounted image measures 9 1/4" X 7 1/4" overall.
Charleston Museum Civil War Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Topical Subject:
Bombardment, Fortification
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 3659
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.