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

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

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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Block
block, printing
Object Type
Wood Engraving
Other Terms
Block; Wood Engraving
date made
circa 1860
original artist
Nast, Thomas
graphic artist
Sherman Publishing Company
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 23.8 cm x 18.4 cm; 9 3/8 in x 7 1/4 in
ID Number
GA.23718.09
catalog number
GA.23718.09
accession number
1973.305359
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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