Seeing the Civil War

Image ID: ANMH


by Haas & Peale



Negative Size:

5 in. x 8 in.


Barbette carriage (front pintle-iron); bucket (wood); cannon; canteen; cartridge box; gunner’s haversack; handspike wrench; long gun; Parrott Rifle gun; rammer staff; sandbag; sponge staff

Locations & Lines:

Battery Brown (Morris Island SC); Charleston Harbor; Charleston SC; Morris Island SC; South Carolina

Military Units:

US Army


Library of Congress; USAMHI – MOLLUS collection

The MOLLUS Collection says: No. 39. Busted Gun in Battery Brown.

Library of Congress says: Morris Island, South Carolina. Battery Brown. Burst Gun.

Haas & Peale No. 39.

Etched onto negative: 27. 39.

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