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Steel engraving: ""The Attack on Fort Sumter."" In the foreground, several soliders are depicted both loading and firing cannons. There are also several soliders depicted lying on the ground wounded. In the background, Fort Sumter is depicted as being heavily damaged with smoke coming out.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
7 3/8 X 9 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
lithographic engraving (printing process)
recto, bottom: "THE ATTACK ON FORT SUMTER"
Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.)--Siege, 1861; Sieges--South Carolina; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
lithographic engravings (prints)
Prints removed from Our Country: A Household History for All Readers etc. MSU Special collections: E178.L896 1879 v.3
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