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Reproduction of Currier & Ives: ""Capture And Fall Of Charleston, S.C..."" From Portfolio #8 of an 8 portfolio set: ""Currier & Ives...Engravings For The People Of The Civil War."" A color print that depicts the Union capture of Charleston, South Carolina on February 18th 1865. The American flag is depicted being waved over the partially destroyed fortification.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

10 3/4 X 15 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

ink on paper; engraving (printing process)

Inscription

recto bottom center: " Capture And Fall Of Charleston, S. C. Feb 18th 1865./ In consequence of the triumphant march of Gen. Sherman through the State of South Carolina, Charleston was flanked, and the Rebels after a four years reign of treason/ were compelled to evacuate it..."

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

color print--reproduction (derivative object)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Source

Objects 525.1-525.7

ID

525.4

Digital ID

FVW_00525.4

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Capture And Fall Of Charleston, South Carolina Febuary 18th 1865

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