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Charleston Museum Fort Photographs

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Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie 4" X 5" image of Osceola's grave at Fort Moultrie, Sullivan's Island. Two African-American children are in the image - one is laying on the ground to the right and the other is standing against the gate in the background at the left.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 4" X 5" photograph of a special event. There is a crowd of spectators looking up towards the ramparts - they have their backs to the camera. One gentleman is wearing a military dress uniform (navy dress whites?) and is saluting. There is a formation of Citadel cadets at the top of the rampart, possibly a color guard. This may be an event during the Centennial celebrations of the Civil War as the Confederate flag is flying from the flagpole, just visible at top, center.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 4" image of Fort Sumter in Charleston harbor.
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Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie 5" X 4" image of soldiers [not identified] on the range at Fort Moultrie. Photographer "cut off" the head of the soldier in the middle.
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Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie 5" X 4" image of soldiers on Rifle Range at Fort Moultrie.
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Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie 5" X 4" image of soldiers on the range at Fort Moultrie.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter in Charleston harbor.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter in the harbor.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter in the harbor.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter, view from water.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter, view from water.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter, view from water.
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Fort Sumter
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.
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Fort Sumter
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.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter. Close up view of the exterior wall. There are three men in uniform [Coast Guard] pictured to the right. Two are standing with their backs to the camera and one is just coming out of the doorway. The large sign that reads: 'Cable Crossing // Do Not Anchor' is visible to the far left. Dated 20 April 1930.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter. Flag is flying from flagpole. Sign reading: 'Cable Crossing // Do Not Anchor' clearly visible on the exterior wall.
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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter 5" X 7" image of Fort Sumter. Interior view of lighthouse, base of flagpole and bell. There is a three masted schooner in the harbor. Dated 20 April 1930.
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Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie 5" X 7" image of Osceola's grave at Fort Moultrie.
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Fort Johnson
Fort Johnson 5" X 7" image showing cannon being excavated at Fort Johnson, James Island.
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Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie 5" X 7" image showing soldiers firing Browning machine guns model 1917A1. Handwritten on reverse: 'Case and 447th at Fort Moultrie, S.C. 8-21-[19]39. M.G. Record at 1000" Range. Photo by M.B. Paine, Chas, S.C. Fla., Ga., Tenn. men in units.'
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