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The war in America : scene at Fort Moultrie during the bombardment of Charleston.

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Title
The war in America : scene at Fort Moultrie during the bombardment of Charleston.
Names
Vizetelly, Frank, 1830-1883 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1863

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1863-06-06
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1863
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- 1863
Fort Moultrie (S.C.) -- 1863
Bombardment -- South Carolina -- Sullivans Island (S.C.) -- 1863
Campaigns & battles -- South Carolina -- Sullivans Island (S.C.) -- 1863
Dead persons
Gunboats -- 1863
Soldiers -- South Carolina -- Sullivans Island (S.C.) -- 1863
Cannons
War casualties
Flags
Notes
Content: The upper portion of the flagstaff has been severed by a cannon ball, killing a soldier as it fell.
Source identifier: ILN (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 22 x 25 cm. (8 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677175
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613368
Barcode: 33333159326541
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a7368700-c532-012f-9721-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1830: Creator Born
  • 1863: Issued
  • 1883: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The war in America : scene at Fort Moultrie during the bombardment of Charleston." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863-06-06. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fa14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The war in America : scene at Fort Moultrie during the bombardment of Charleston." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 30, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fa14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1863-06-06). The war in America : scene at Fort Moultrie during the bombardment of Charleston. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fa14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The war in America : scene at Fort Moultrie during the bombardment of Charleston.