Fort Sumter, Charleston, S. C. 5775

Where the first gun was fired in the Civil War. Jan. 9, 1861

American
1901
Publisher Detroit Publishing Company (American)


Dimensions

Horizontal: Overall: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.5351

Medium or Technique

Offset photomechanical print on card stock

Not On View

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Classifications

Postcards

Front: Copyright, 1901, by Detroit Photographic Co.
Back: undivided. Mint.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2013, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 18, 2013)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder