Interior of Fort Walker, at Hilton Head, Immediately After its Bombardment and Evacuation

Description (Brief):

This image is thought to have originally been prepared by and printed in the U.S. Civil War era newspaper the "New York Illustrated News" (1859-1864). The image title "Interior of Fort Walker, at Hilton Head, Immediately After its Bombardment and Evacuation" was given with a later reproduction of the image in the publication "The Pictorial Battles of the Civil War," published by the Sherman Publishing Company in New York, 1884. The image was originally sketched by Thomas Nast.

Date Made: circa 1860

Original Artist: Nast, ThomasGraphic Artist: Sherman Publishing Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States: New York, New York City

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.23718.09Catalog Number: GA.23718.09Accession Number: 1973.305359

Object Name: Blockblock, printingObject Type: Wood EngravingOther Terms: Block; Wood Engraving

Physical Description: wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 23.8 cm x 18.4 cm; 9 3/8 in x 7 1/4 in


Record Id: nmah_805182

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