Fort Sumter

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Fort Sumter
5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter. Close up of exterior wall with sign reading: Cable Crossing // Do Not Anchor. A cannon and a mortar are set up with cannonballs. The lighthouse is visible in the background. Two men are standing at the doorway. One man (on right) is in uniform [Coast Guard], the other is wearing a suit, tie and overcoat.
Charleston Museum Fort Photographs
Contributing Institution:
The Charleston Museum Archives
Media Type:
Personal or Corporate Subject:
United States. Coast Guard, United States. Bureau of Light-Houses
Topical Subject:
Lighthouses, Mortars (Ordnance), Military uniform, Suits (Clothing)
Geographic Subject:
Low Country, Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.)
Shelving Locator:
MK 6757b
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.