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Charleston Museum Illustrated Newspapers Collection

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1.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'General Halleck's fleet of mortar-boats for service on the Mississippi.--sketched by Mr. Alexander Simplot.--[see page 827.]' [full date December 28, 1861.]
2.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'Our blockading fleet off North Channel, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina.--sketched by a Naval Officer.--[see page 79.] References--A. Fort Sumter.--B. Charleston City.--C. Fort Moultrie.--D. Rebel tug at work on the obstructions.--E. Obstructions.--F. Fort Johnson.--G. Mount Pleasant Batteries.' Also identified in image: South Carolina, Blunt, Daylight and Stars and Stripes (ships of the fleet). [full date January 31, 1863.]
3.
Gleason's Pictorial
Gleason's Pictorial Caption: 'View of the fire at Charlestown, and the burning of the ship "Bell Rock."' [full date June 19, 1852.]
4.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly [Color image]. Caption: 'The ship "Jacob A. Wetervelt" on fire in the harbor of New York, April 11, 1860.--[see preceding page.]' [full date April 21, 1860.]
5.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'The Siege of Charleston--the boats for the attack of Gregg on their way. From a sketch by Mr. Theodore R. Davis.--[see page 629.]' [full date October 3, 1863.]
6.
Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Siege of Charleston--the magazine of Fort Moultrie exploded by a shell from the grounded monitor Weehawken, Sept. 8.--from a sketch by our own Special Artist, W.T. Crane.' [full date October 3, 1863.]
7.
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]
8.
Harper's History of the Great Rebellion
Harper's History of the Great Rebellion [Color image.] Caption: 'Charleston and its environs. 1. Charleston and Savannah Railroad.-- 2. Ashley River.-- 3. Charleston.-- 4. Cooper River.-- 5. Wando River.-- 6. Castle Pinckney.-- 7. Fort Ripley.-- 8.Fort Johnson (James Island).-- 9. Stono River.--10.Fort Sumter.-- 11. Fort Moultrie.-- 12.Battery Gregg (Cumming's Point).-- 13.Fort Wagner.-- 14.General Gillmore's Advanced Batteries.-- 15.Captured Works (Morris's Island).-- 16. Light-house Inlet.-- 17.Union Battery (Folly Island).-- 18. Iron-clads and Wooden Ships.--19. Hotels.-- 20.Sullivan's island and Rebel Batteries.-- 21.Moultrieville.--22. Mt Pleasant.-- 23.Breach Inlet.-- 24. Shem Creek.-- 0,0.Rebel Batteries on James Island.' [full date July, 1863]
9.
Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Siege of Charleston--the magazine of Fort Moultrie exploded by a shell from the grounded monitor Weehawken, Sept. 8.--from a sketch by our own Special Artist, W.T. Crane.' [full date October 3, 1863.]
10.
L'Illustration, Journal Universal
L'Illustration, Journal Universal [Color image.] Caption (in French): 'Vue generale de Charlestown (Caroline du Sud).' [General view of Charleston (South Carolina).]
11.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'Diagram of monitor, "Weehawken," sunk in Charleston Harbor, December 6, 1863.--[see next page.] a. Overhang protecting propeller.--b. Rudder.--c. Hatches.--d. Engineer's store-room.--e. Engine-room.--f. Fire-room.--g. Boilers.--h. Coal-bunker.--i. Turret-chamber.--k. Turret.--l. Pilot-house.--m. Men's quarters.--n. Officers' quarters.--o. Captain's cabin.--p. Anchor-chamber.--r. Ventilator.--s. Anchor-well.--t. Ram.--u. Lockers for stores.--v. Smoke stack.--1,2,3,4,5. Water-tight bulkheads.' [full date January 2, 1864.]
12.
Frank Leslie's
Frank Leslie's Caption: 'Siege of Charleston--1.Bombardment of Fort Moultrie and the Batteries Bee and Beauregard, by the monitors and ironsides, Sept. 7th and 8th.--2. Interior of Battery Gregg, looking towards Wagner. From sketches by our Special Artist, W.T. Crane.' [full date October 3, 1863.]
13.
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]
14.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'Pupils at their studies--on board the "Lodebar."' [full date December 8, 1860.]
15.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'Exercises aloft--furling sail.' [full date December 8, 1860.]
16.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'Brig "Lodebar"--Marine school-ship, Ashley River, Charleston, South Carolina.' [full date December 8, 1860.]
17.
Harper's Weekly
Harper's Weekly Caption: 'Charleston, from Fort Johnson.--drawn on the spot by an English artist.--[see page 286.]' [full date May 2, 1863.]