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Charleston Museum Civil War Photographs

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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter Caption: 'No.29. South angle of Fort Sumter after the War, Charleston, S.C. This picture represents the South Angle of Fort Sumter, after it had been subjected to a terrific bombardment, lasting through many weary months, from the Federal Batteries on Morris' Island...' Handwritten on reverse: Mch 26 1875. Geo & John hunting for a bum shell around the corner. O.J. Stough' This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
2.
Folly Island
Folly Island Handwritten on reverse: 'This is my store house on Folly Island SC. Lieut. D.C. Brown, RQM [Regimental Quarter Master] Vol Engs [186].' This is a carte-de-visite that measures 2 1/2" X 4".
3.
Folly Island
Folly Island Handwritten on reverse: 'This is my tent on Folly Island. Lieut D.C. Brown, RQM [Regimental Quarter Master] Vol Engs 186.' This is a carte-de-visite that measures 2 1/2" X 4".
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the Battery
the Battery Caption: 'War Views. No.176. Cheeves' Point Battery, Charleston.' This appears to be a view of the Battery at White Point Gardens. The label which identifies this as Cheeves' (sic) Point Battery is in error. Cheves Battery was located on James Island near what is now Ft. Johnson Estates. This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".