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The black and white steel engraving features an image of Fort Sumter under attack. Smoke billows from its windows and top. Gun fire can be seen hitting the surrounding water. The engraving is printed in black in on white paper.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
5 1/4 X 7 7/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
steel engraving, ink on paper
recto, below image: BOMBARDMENT OF FORT SUMTER
Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.); United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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