This is a painting of Brig. Gen. Beauregard he was the man who led the attack on fort Sumter for the south. His teacher Maj Robert Anderson was the one guarding the fort for the north. This was one example of the fact that lots of people had to fight against people they new some times even families have to fight each other on the battle field.
This is Captain George S James he was a captain that ordered the attack on fort Sumter. He was a captain fighting for the south and he was one of the men rumored to have wanted to start a war his confidence that the south was going to win the war was absolute. Some said that with out Captain George S James the civil war never would have started.
This is a painting of Maj Robert Anderson he was the on that was guarding fort Sumter when it was attacked. He had almost no gun power and very little men but he held out for 36 hours until finally he had no choice but to surrender.