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W. Gordon McCabe, Charleston, to [James Barron] Hope, 21 August 1863

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 109
Identifier: id173041

Scope and Contents

Letter concerns the effect of Yankee fire on Fort Sumter; of the fire of "Ironsides," "Monitor," etc.; Charleston will be lost if the second line of James Island is not held.


  • Creation: 21 August 1863


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From the Collection: 5.00 Linear Feet