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The Advance Upon Charleston - Iron Clad Fleet Crossing the Bar

Item Information

Title:
The Advance Upon Charleston - Iron Clad Fleet Crossing the Bar
Description:
Panoramic scene of boats.
Creator:
Crane, W. T.
Date:
April 4, 1863
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Becker collection
Subjects:
Armored vessels
History
Pictorial works
Charleston (S.C.)
Siege, 1863
Naval operations
1800-1899
1861-1865
Places:
South CarolinaCharleston (county)Mount Pleasant
South Carolina
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
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Terms of Use:
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Notes:
Condition: Vertical and horizontal folds; dog ear at upper left and lower right corners; ripping along central fold.
Original drawing location: CW-WC-SC-4/4/63a (Box 6.)
Physical description of original: graphite on wove paper ; 5.25 x 13.5 in.
Recto: "[ink][signed] Crane // 'Nahant' // 'Nantucket' // Kaatskill // New Ironsides' (Admiral Duponts Flag Ship) // 'Pataficco' // 'Keokuk' // Passaic, "'Montauk' // 'Weehauken'."
Verso: "[ink] The Advance Upon Charleston // [pencil] SC // the Iron-Clad Fleet crossing the bar and forming in line of battle off Light-house Inlet. April 4th 9 o clock A.M."
Identifier:
2345/4723
81489124650001021
99137908276601021
Call #:
E468.7