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South Carolina History: Civil War

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Bombardment of Fort Sumter

Bombardment of Fort Sumter

From Bridgeman Images: The Bridgeman Art Library

Credit: Bombardment of Fort Sumter, Charleston Harbour, 12th & 13th April 1861, pub. by Currier & Ives (colour litho), American School, (19th century) / Private Collection / The Bridgeman Art Library

photo of the Charleston Zouave Cadets of the Confederate Army, 1861

The Charleston Zouave Cadets of the Confederate Army, 1861 (b/w photo)

From Bridgeman Images: Peter Newark American Pictures

Credit: The Charleston Zouave Cadets of the Confederate Army, 1861 (b/w photo), American Photographer, (19th century) / Private Collection / Peter Newark Military Pictures / The Bridgeman Art Library

Notice announcing that South Carolina will leave the United States

Notice announcing that South Carolina will leave the United States, published in the Abbeville Banner Extra, 1860 (litho)

From Bridgeman Images: Peter Newark American Pictures

Credit: Notice announcing that South Carolina will leave the United States, published in the Abbeville Banner Extra, 1860 (litho), American School, (19th century) / Private Collection / Peter Newark American Pictures / The Bridgeman Art Library

black & white contemporary illustration from 'The Illustrated London News' (engraving)  of the Federals shelling the city of Charleston

The War in America: The Federals shelling the city of Charleston, contemporary illustration from 'The Illustrated London News' (engraving)

From Bridgeman Images: Peter Newark American Pictures

Credit: The War in America: The Federals shelling the city of Charleston, contemporary illustration from 'The Illustrated London News' (engraving), English School, (19th century) (after) / Private Collection / Peter Newark American Pictures / The Bridgeman Art Library

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