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.
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Civil War series, Archives Center, National Museum of American History