Item No: pdca00053
Title: Bombardment of port Royal, S.C.
Additional Title: Transport Fleet in the Distance
Print and Picture Collection
Engraving published by Virtue & Co., New York. It depicts federal warships, under Flag Officer Samuel F. DuPont, USN, bombarding Fort Beauregard (at left) and Fort Walker (at right). Troop transports are standing by in the distance. U. S. Navy ships present and identified include (from left): Mohican, Susquehanna, Augusta, Wabash (Flagship), Unadilla, Pawnee, Bienville, Ottawa, Curlew and Seneca.
HMI Civil War 1
Parsons, Charles, 1821-1910 - Artist
Ridgeway, W. - Engraver