Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sumter” in chapter 2 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...nd one that would unite the whole South in the measures then pending to form a Southern Confederacy, or whatever kind of government they might finally drift into. Major Anderson, the Commander of Sumter , received the first shot and shell in silence; the batteries at regular intervals continued to belch forth their deadly missiles, and still no answer was returned by the besieged, until about an hour...
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Sumter (South Carolina, United States) 34 0 12 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Georgia, United States) 8 0 2 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Alabama, United States) 3 0 3 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Alabama, United States) 3 0 3 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Florida, United States) 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Minnesota, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Sumter (Nebraska, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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