Confederate War Journal

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Title:
Confederate War Journal
Date:
1861
Description:
Caption: 'Bombardment of Fort Sumter, as sketched from Morris Island, Charleston Harbor, S.C.' Identified in image: Mortar Battery, Fort Johnson; James Island; City; Castle Pinckney; Fort Sumter; Mount Pleasant; Floating Battery; Mortar Battery; Fort Moultrie; Enfilading Battery; Iron Battery; Sand-bag cover for reserve; Traverse behind Trapier Battery and Magazine covered with sand bags.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Illustrated Newspapers Collection
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Bombardment, Batteries (Ordnance), Floating batteries, Sandbags, Powder magazines
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.)--Siege, 1861, Fort Johnson (S.C.), James Island (S.C.), Charleston (S.C.), Castle Pinckney (Charleston, S.C.), Mount Pleasant (S.C.), Fort Moultrie (S.C.), United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Shelving Locator:
AZ 2549
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
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.