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Salient with North-west Casemates, Fort Sumter

Artist:
J. M. Osborn (American, active Charleston, South Carolina, 1850s–1860s)
Publisher:
Osborn's Gallery (American, active Charleston, South Carolina, 1850s–1860s)
Date:
April 1861
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 6 × 7.3 cm (2 3/8 × 2 7/8 in.) Mount: 8.5 × 12 cm (3 3/8 × 4 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1174.15
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on mount and on album page, CL [sideways]:"Fort Moultrie after the action [illegible] // one corner only. Sand bag parapet // destroyed"
Paul Katz, 10/24/84; Gilman Paper Company Collection

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photography and the American Civil War," April 2, 2013–September 2, 2013.

Gibbes Museum of Art. "Photography and the American Civil War," September 27, 2013–January 5, 2014.

New Orleans Museum of Art. "Photography and the American Civil War," January 31, 2014–May 4, 2014.

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