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Sunday, June 24, 2012
Tuesday, June 24, 1862
Gardening. Hunter has had a fight at James Island off Charleston on the 16th. We have only rebel accounts which claim a victory for the South.
It was indeed a Confederate victory, and
although a minor one,
it generated a large amount of positive press for the South.
Published in Harpers, July 5, 1862
Bird's eye view of Charleston, SC, with federal boats approaching
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