Fort Sumter

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Fort Sumter
Interior of Fort Sumter during the War, showing the destruction after the bombardment including the broken flag pole. To the left, in the background, men are removing rubble in wheelbarrows. This image is similar to a cabinet card but slightly larger, measuring 5 1/2"" X 8 1/2"".
Charleston Museum Civil War Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Topical Subject:
Interior architecture, Bombardment, Fortification, Flagpoles
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.), United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction and pillage
Shelving Locator:
MK 4556
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.