Frank Leslie's

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Title:
Frank Leslie's
Date:
1861
Description:
Caption: 'The new batteries erected on Morris Island for the defence of Charleston Harbor and the reduction of Fort Sumpter (sic).--from a sketch by our Special Artist in Charleston, S.C.--see page 295.' Identified with additional captions are: 1.The Iron-clad Steven's Battery on Cumming's Point. 2. Encampment on Morris Island. 3.Star of the West Battery. 4.Columbia Battery. [full date March 30, 1861.]
Collection:
Charleston Museum Illustrated Newspapers Collection
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Stevens Battery (Ship), Star of the West (Ship)
Topical Subject:
Batteries (Ordnance), Armored vessels
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.)--Siege, 1861, Morris Island Light (S.C.), Charleston Harbor (S.C.), Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.), Cummings Point (S.C.), United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Shelving Locator:
2010.9.18
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.