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 3/1/40 // 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.
Photograph, measuring 4 3/4" X 3 3/4", of uniformed men standing with their backs to the camera. There is a large group of men standing in formation in the distance. A vintage car is just visible to the right. Handwritten on reverse: '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.
Photograph, measuring 4 3/4" X 3 3/4", of uniformed men marching in formation with rifles over their shoulders. Another group [officers] stand at attention in the distance. Multi-storied building with wrap-around porches visible in the background. Handwritten on reverse: 'Ft. Moultrie.' Date is assumed due to similarities with other images in file.
Handwritten at bottom, front: 'Northwestern angle of Fort Moultrie, interior of [ramparts]--back of western barracks--western side of citadel--brick traverse for protection of magazine--sandbags covering magazine. Fort Moultrie, SC. April 16, 1861.' Mounted image that measures 7 1/2" X 9 3/4".
Caption: 'No.42. Beach view of Sullivan's Island from Fort Moultrie, Charleston, S.C. This picture gives a good view of the Beach of Sullivan's Island, as seen from the Eastern part of Fort Moultrie. The Beach on this portion of Sullivan's Island is hard and perfectly level for several miles, affording as fine a promenade and drive as can be found anywhere in the country...' This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
Caption: 'No.41. A view of the sally-port of Fort Moultrie, Charleston, S.C. This picture presents a view of the sally-port of Fort Moultrie after the war. The sally-port is situated on the land side of the Fort, and was well protected from within' Date is assumed to be 1865. This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
5" X 7" image showing soldiers firing Browning machine guns model 1917A1. Handwritten on reverse: 'Case and 447th at Fort Moultrie, S.C. 8-21-39. M.G. Record at 1000" Range. Photo by M.B. Paine, Chas, S.C. Fla., Ga., Tenn. men in units.'