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The Evacuation of Fort Sumter, April 1861

Publisher:
Edward Anthony (American, 1818–1888)
Date:
April 1861
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 3 1/8 × 1 15/16 in. (7.9 × 5 cm) Mount: 4 3/4 in. × 3 3/8 in. (12 × 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1174.3
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on mount and on album page, BC: " Main gate of Sumter // Mine to taken up [?]"
Paul Katz, 10/24/84; Gilman Paper Company Collection

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