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Charleston Museum Civil War Photographs

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Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter Seven men sit among rubble and cannon. Most of the men appear to be in a military uniform - likely Confederate. Fort is, at least, two-stories with regular arched openings. [Appears to be Fort Sumter after the Federal surrender in April 1861.] This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
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unknown
unknown Image shows partially demolished buildings. Rubble piled on the ground to the side and at the front. Assumed to be Charleston but location is unknown. This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
23.
Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter Interior of Fort Sumter during the War, showing the destruction after the bombardment including the broken flag pole. To the left, in the background, men are removing rubble in wheelbarrows. This image is similar to a cabinet card but slightly larger, measuring 5 1/2"" X 8 1/2"".
24.
Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter Image of the wall at Fort Sumter showing cannons, two men in uniform and another in a top hat. Taken April 15, 1861 [directly after the Federal surrender of the Fort to Confederate forces]. This is a mounted image that measures 7 1/2" X 91/2" overall.
25.
Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter Handwritten at bottom, front: 'Terreplain of the Gorge--showing the guns in barbette. Fort Sumter, April 15th, 1861.' Photograph shows men in uniform sitting and standing around cannons. Two men in dark suits with top hats stand to the far left. Soldier to the left holds a tattered flag. Solder to the right stands on a cannon and holds a rifle in his hand. Evidence of bombardment, note the brick and rubble underfoot. This is a mounted image that measures 9" X 7 1/4" overall.
26.
James Island
James Island Caption attached to reverse: 'One of the Confederate forts in the middle of James Island.' This is 5" X 7" image.
27.
Virginia
Virginia Handwritten on reverse: 'Camp [Hamilton] near Fortress Monroe, Va.' This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
28.
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, GA Caption: 'War Views. The place where Maj. Gen. J.B. McPherson was killed, Atlanta, Ga. No.3647. Published by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co.' This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
29.
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, GA Caption: 'War ViewsFort on the Marrietta Road, north of the city, Atlanta, Ga. No.2724. Published by E. & H.T. Anthony & Co.' This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
30.
Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. Caption: 'Washington, D.C.' View of tents, very likely a military camp, as soldiers can be standing in front of one. Assumed to have been taken sometime during the Civil War. This is a stereograph image which measures 3 1/2" X 7".
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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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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".