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The history of the fall of Fort Sumpter

being an inside history of the affairs in South Carolina and Washington, 1860-1, and the conditions and events in the South which brought on the rebellion; the genesis of the Civil War

by Crawford, Samuel Wylie

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Published by F. P. Harper] in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.),
  • South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.,
  • Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sam"l W. Crawford
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE471.1 .C89
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 486 p.
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24183947M
    LC Control Number02011193
    OCLC/WorldCa2233616

    The following article, edited by Frank Moore, was published to honor the fiftieth anniversary of the bombardment and fall of Fort Sumter. In the history of the Southern conspiracy, General Robert Anderson must hold a distinguished place, being the first federal officer against whom the fatal thought of rebellion took voice in the throat of a cannon; and though his shattered health has.   Today, we bring you a poem written by a southerner, which versifies the Ap bombardment of the Fort, the Stars and Stripes suddenly disappearing and the raising of the Confederate flag after the surrender on Ap THE FALL OF FORT SUMTER. by A. D. L., of Raleigh, N.C. ‘T was in the early morning— all Charleston lay asleep.

    The genesis of the Civil War: the story of Sumter, , Same as his "History of the fall of Fort Sumpter", , with list of illustrations and plan added. "Sources of information": p.   The United States Army began building Fort Sumter on an artificial island at the entrance to Charleston Harbor in The fort was named for Thomas Sumter, a general who had won key victories against the British in the Carolinas during the American Revolution.

    Parapet, Fort Sumter Summary Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. USA , Same as his "History of the fall of Fort Sumpter", , with list of illustrations and plan added. "Sources of information": p. Also available in digital form.   If you’re planning a fall getaway to Charleston, you definitely need to add a trip to Fort Sumter to your itinerary! Fort Sumter is best known as the place where the Civil War began. On Ap , the Confederate forces in Charleston opened fire on the U.S. forces that were stationed at Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor.


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Out of 5 stars The History of the Fall of Fort Sumpter. Reviewed in the United States on April 6, Verified Purchase. Samuel Crawford was the military Surgeon at Forts Moultrie and Sumter and participated in the Battle of Fort Sumpter as both surgeon and leader of a battery.

He later became a general and served throughout the remainder 5/5(1). The History Of The Fall Of Fort Sumter: Being An Inside History Of The Affairs In South Carolina And Washington, by Samuel W. Crawford (Author)Format: Paperback. The History of the Fall of Fort Sumpter [Sic.] Sumter: Being an Inside History of the Affairs in South Carolina and Washington,and the Conditions and Events in the South Which Brought on the Rebellion: The Genesis of the Civil War Hardcover – January 1, Author: General Samuel W.

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(New York [F. Harper], ), by Samuel Wylie Crawford (page images at HathiTrust) Charleston during the civil war, (Washington, ), by Theodore Dehon Jervey (page images at HathiTrust). Fort Sumter We the People We the People: Civil War Era Series We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books) Illustrated by: Michael Burgan: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Capstone, ISBN:Length: 48 pages: SubjectsReviews: 1.

An excruciating history is revealed here, reminiscent in some ways of the prelude to World War I. Detzer tells the story of the shelling of Fort Sumter. We have all heard about this event in school, but little do we know of the political matters and the vainglorious romance that prefaced it/5(18).

The History Of The Fall Of Fort Sumter by Samuel W Crawford,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Split History of the Battle of Fort Sumter: A Perspectives Flip Book.

by Steven Otfinoski. Every battle has two sides, and the Battle of Fort Sumter during the American Civil War is no different. Experience the event from perspective of the Union, and then read the perspective of the Confederates.

The History of the Fall of Fort Sumter: Being an Inside History of the Affairs in South Carolina and Washington, by Samuel W. Crawford (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review. This is a great story about Fort Sumter. It tells about the confrontation that led to the first shots of the Civil War being fired, the fall of the fort and the honor of the men.

It also relates details of later attempts by the Union to regain the fort and how it evolved into a National Park property/5(3). Get this from a library.

The history of the fall of Fort Sumpter; being an inside history of the affairs in South Carolina and Washington,and the conditions and events in the South which brought on the rebellion; the genesis of the civil war.

[Samuel Wylie Crawford]. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Same as his "History of the fall of Fort Sumpter",with list of illustrations and plan added "Sources of information": p.

The history of the fall of Fort Sumter: being an inside history of the affairs in South Carolina and Washington,and the conditions and events in the South which brought on the rebellion ; the genesis of the Civil War (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

Construction of Fort Sumter first began in in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, on a manmade island built from thousands of tons of granite. Building ground to a. History >> Civil War The Battle of Fort Sumter was the first battle of the American Civil War and signaled the start of the war.

It took place over two days from April 12–13, Where is Fort Sumter. Fort Sumter is on an island in South Carolina not far from Charleston. Its main purpose was to guard Charleston Harbor.

Nearly a century of discord between North and South finally exploded in April with the bombardment of Fort Sumter After Union troops refused to evacuate Fort Sumter.

This book makes it easy to be an arm-chair quarterback for things that could have been Written in the s, this books ending is the first few days of the bombardment of Fort Sumter. The preceding parts of the books covers the political landscape long before that/5(5).Book/Printed Material The Civil War begins: opening clashes, /Same as his "History of the fall of Fort Sumpter",with list of illustrations and plan added.

"Sources of information": p. Also available in digital form.Title Fort Sumpter [i.e. Sumter] Summary Photograph shows a group of men, possibly including Governor Francis Pickens and state Senator Wade Hampton, inspecting a 10 inch Columbiad inside of Fort Sumter after the bombardment.