Fort Sumter - December 9, 1863
Fort Sumter, December 9th 1863, View of South East Angle
Interior view of Fort Sumter having undergone considerable damage. Soldiers sitting amongst rubble, hauling sacks, and climbing a ladder. Ripped flag flying.
1 drawing on tan paper, title and inscriptions on separate piece of tan paper : black and brown ink ; 28.2 x 33.6 cm. image.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: 1864 January 7.
John Ross Key, 1832-1920, artist.
Signed lower left of image : J.R. Key Jan. 7 64.
Title inscribed on separate paper below image.
Inscribed in brown ink on separate piece of paper : Weldon N.C. April 27th 1864. Approved G.T. Beauregard Genl. Com[dr]. Charleston April 22 1864. Approved D.B. [Harris?] Col & Inf Engr.
Library of Congress page: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a17165