Fort Sumter

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Title:
Fort Sumter
Date:
1940
Description:
Distant view of Fort Sumter across the harbor from Fort Johnson. In foreground, is the front end of a vintage Packard. Shore with barbed wire stretched across is also visible. Handwritten on reverse: 'Photo 3/1/[19]40 // M.B. Paine.' [#19 in Charleston parks and monuments series] Newspaper article glued to reverse: "Fort Johnson may be chosen as a National Historic Site." This is a 5" X 7" image.
Collection:
Charleston Museum Fort Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Antique and classic cars
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.), Charleston Harbor (S.C.), Fort Johnson (S.C.)
Shelving Locator:
MK 871
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.