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The Steamship Marion, evacuating families of Federal troops in Charleston to New York, passes Fort Sumter, 1861

Scanned by: 
Library of Congress
Notes: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 9, 2008.
Image type: 
engraving
Courtesy of: 
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Original caption: 
The stemship Marion on her way to New York with the wives and children of the soldiers in Fort Sumter - manning the ramparts and cheering of the men as the steamer passes the fort the parting salute from Fort Sumpter (sic) / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston
Source citation: 
Periodical Illustration Collection, Library of Congress
Source note: 
Originally appeared in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, April 23, 1861, p. 212.