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Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina
Date: 1863
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Medium: Graphite on paper
Dimensions: Overall: 2 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. ( 5.7 x 9.5 cm )
Description: Military
Object Number: X.447
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Marks: Signed: at lower:"W.T. Crane, Del." Inscribed: at bottom center:"Appearance of Fort Sumter, Sept. 2d. 1863" Inscribed: on the reverse, in ink:"Hon. E. M. Stanton / Secy. of War / with the compliments of Q. A. Gillmore / Brig. Genl. / Morris Isd. / S.C. / Sept. 6th 1863"
Inscribed: Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "W.T. Crane, Del."; inscribed at lower center: "Appearnce of Fort Sumter, Sepr. 2d. 1863."; verso inscribed in brown ink: "Hon. E.M. Stanton / Secy. Of War / with the compliments of Q.A. Gillmore / Brig. Genl. / Morris 1st. / S.C. / Sept. 6th 1863"