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The War Begun. The Fall of Sumter [engraving]

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Artist:
Schussele, Christian 1826?-1879
Engravers:
Illman Brothers
Publisher:
J.B. Lippincott & Co
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 8.6" x 5.3"
Type:
Engravings
Place:
United States
Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.)
Date:
1865
N.d
Notes:
In Box 4, Folder 25.
Civil War Selections from the Archives Center
Summary:
Engraving entitled "The War Begun. The Fall of Sumter" by Illman Brothers from drawing by C. Schuessele. Published by J.B. Lippincott & Co. The fort, with rockets in the air and a U.S. flag, is shown under siege, with a female figure above, covering her eyes.
Cite as:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Civil War series, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Battles
Flags
Civil war
Local number:
AC0060-0001306 (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Civil War series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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