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Robert Anderson, Major (Union).

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Identifier: P0084-0054

Title: Robert Anderson, Major (Union).

Description: Half-length portrait of a man in uniform with a sword, holding a hat. "MAJOR ANDERSON, U.S.A. TAKEN AT FORT SUMTER FEB'Y 8, 1861 PUBLISHED BY E. ANTHONY, 501 BROADWAY, Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861, by E. ANTHONY, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." (in type below image). Maj. Anderson was the commander of Ft. Sumter at the time of its surrender.

Rights:

Place: United States

Dates: 1860-02-08

Type(s): Photograph
Image

Maker/Creator: E. Anthony, New York

Subjects: Robert Anderson
E. Anthony
Civil War, 1861-1865
Union
Fort Sumter
Major
Portrait
man
Armed Forces
hat
sword
Fortification

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