Ruins of "Beacon House" on Morris Island | History of SC Slide Collection

The successful assault on Hilton Head and Beaufort left many buildings in ruins, such as this "Beacon House" on Morris Island, photographed after the battle by Sam A. Cooley for the 10th Army Corps.

Courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration.

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