|  Share | Cite

Sumter, Fort

Sumter, Fort: see Fort Sumter.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Fort Sumter from Infoplease:

  • Fort Sumter: meaning and definitions - Fort Sumter: Definition and Pronunciation
  • Fort Sumter - Fort Sumter Fort Sumter, fortification, built 1829–60, on a shoal at the entrance to the ...
  • South Carolina - Information on South Carolina — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, nicknames, and other trivia.
  • The Civil War - The Civil War Apart from the matter of slavery, the Civil War arose out of both the economic and ...
  • Sumter: meaning and definitions - Sumter: Definition and Pronunciation

See more Encyclopedia articles on: U.S. History