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Landing of troops at Fort Walker.

Image ID: 813140

Landing of troops at Fort Walker. ([ca. 1865])

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Image Title

:  Landing of troops at Fort Walker.

Creator

: Crane, W. T. -- Artist

Published Date

: [ca. 1865]

Depicted Date

: 1861

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 23 x 36 cm. (9 x 14 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The authorities at Washington had decided that Port Royal, on the coast of South Carolina, answered best the requirements for a naval rendezvous, and an expedition was fitted out on the 21st of October, 1861, which consisted of twenty-seven vessels under the command of Commodore Dupont. The largest fortification was Fort Walker, on Hilton Head, which was attacked early on November 7, 1861, and captured, when the transfer ....
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Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1861

Source Description

: 3 folders (116 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-1861

Digital ID

: 813140

Record ID

: 702269

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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