- a city in central South Carolina.
- Fort Sumter.
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On the 12th July, General Sumter commenced his brilliant career.A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion
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Half his fortune had been lost by those opening guns at Sumter.The Bondwoman
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The rebel Greene has found a messenger to carry his despatch to Sumter.The Last Penny and Other Stories
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This place is the county-town of Sumter County, and the head of navigation by the Ocklawaha.Down South
The day Sumter was fired on, he went to the President to offer his help and counsel.Stephen Arnold Douglas
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- See Fort Sumter
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