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Charleston Museum Illustrated Newspapers Collection

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Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion
Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion Caption: 'City of Chicago, Illinois.'
2.
Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion
Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion Caption: 'City of Charleston, South Carolina.'
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Confederate War Journal
Confederate War Journal Caption: 'Bombardment of Fort Sumter, as sketched from Morris Island, Charleston Harbor, S.C.' Identified in image: Mortar Battery, Fort Johnson; James Island; City; Castle Pinckney; Fort Sumter; Mount Pleasant; Floating Battery; Mortar Battery; Fort Moultrie; Enfilading Battery; Iron Battery; Sand-bag cover for reserve; Traverse behind Trapier Battery and Magazine covered with sand bags.
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Confederate War Journal
Confederate War Journal Caption: 'Battle of Bull Run, July 21st, 1861--Grand "Skedaddle" of the Federal troops under General McDowell, and of the citizens of Washington who came down to witness the battle.'
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Confederate War Journal
Confederate War Journal Caption: 'General view of the city and harbor of Charleston, South Carolina, 1860.'
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'South Carolina.--The recent earthquakes at Charleston--typical scenes of the calamity. From sketches by C. Upham--see page 71. 1. Scene on the stairway of the Charleston Hotel during a shock. 2. Taking down St. Philip's Steeple. 3. Scene on Marion Square, opposite the Citadel--a city of tents.' [full date September 18, 1886.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'The bombardment of Fort Sumter, as seen through the "look out" in the pilot-house of one of the monitors, April 7.--from a sketch by our Special Artist.' [full date May 9, 1863]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Main caption: 'Siege of Charleston--views of Sullivan's Island, as seen from Morris Island.--from sketches by our Special Artist, W.T. Crane.' Caption top left: 'Remains of blockade runners.' Caption top right: 'Rebel camp on Sullivans Island.' Caption middle left and right: 'Rebel battery on Sullivans Island.' Caption middle: 'Examining passes on the beach.' Caption bottom: ' Fort Moultrie as seen from Morris Island.' [full date October 10, 1863.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption (in German): 'Belagerung von Charleston, S.C.--Bauen von bombenfesten Gewoelben auf Morris Island.' {Siege of Charleston, S.C.--Building of bombproof bunkers on Morris Island.}
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Scene on the arrival of Lieutenant Hall, U.S.A., with despatches (sic) from Major Anderson for Governor Pickens, at the Executive Mansion, Charleston, S.C., immediately after the firing on the Star of the West.--from a sketch by our Special Artist.--see page 151.' [full date January 26, 1861.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: '1. Assembling on the Citadel Parade. 2. Watching the Procession. 3. The Boy Drum Corps. 4. The Thirteen States. 5. The Union League. 6. Reading the Emancipation Proclamation on the Battery. South Carolina--the celebration of Emancipation Day, January 8th. in Charleston--scenes and incidents of the parade--see page 375.' [full date February 10,1877]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'The Southern steamship Columbia. Captain Berry, on shore in Maffit's Bay, in the harbor of Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday, Jan. 23.--from a sketch by our Special Artist in Charleston.--see page 194.' [full date February 16, 1861.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'The Charleston Convention--interior of Douglas's headquarters, Hibernia (sic) Hall, Charleston, S.C.--from a sketch by our special artist.--see page 360.' [May 5, 1860.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Miss Ida Lewis, of Lime Rock Lighthouse.--from a photograph by Kindler, of Newport, R.I.--see page 312.' [full date February 2, 1866.]
15.
Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Group of African Negroes on board the Niagara.--from a sketch by our own correspondent.' [full date Oct. 9, 1858.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Moonlight scene on Sullivan's Island, Charleston Harbor--the sentry challenging Frank Leslie's Special Artist and Correspondent, who were guests of the Richland Rifles.--from a sketch by our Special Artist now in Charleston.' [full date March 2, 1861.]
17.
Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'West Point, N.Y.--examination of Cadet Grant--he displays his knowledge of his father's battles.--from a sketch by A. Berghaus.--see page 241.' [full date June 24, 1871.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Benjamin Mordecai, Esq., of Charleston, S.C.--photographed by Quinby.' [full date February 23, 1861.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Remains of the new bridge over Ashley River, Charleston, S.C., partially destroyed by the Rebels on the evacuation of the city, Feb 18, 1865.--from a sketch by our Special Artist, W.T. Crane.' [full date June 10, 1865.]
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Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'The bombardment of Fort Sumter, April 7, 1863.--from a sketch by an eye-witness.--[see page 279.]' [full date May 2, 1863.]
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