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Georgia.

Georgia.

Shows railroad lines emanating south and east of Atlanta going toward Macon and Columbus, Ga., with a notation "125 miles from Atlanta to Andersonville [Prison]."

Andersonville Prison

Andersonville Prison

Detailed plan of Andersonville Prison Camp, showing Sweetwater Lick to the north, and the Southwestern & Enfaula Railroad to the east. Shows the main forts, stockade and cemetery.

Andersonville Prison

Andersonville Prison

Detailed plan of Andersonville Prison Camp, showing Sweetwater Lick to the north, and the Southwestern & Enfaula Railroad to the east. Shows the main forts, stockade and cemetery. NOTE: Researchers will be serv... more

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. Issuing rations, view from main gate

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. Issuing rations, view from...

No. 8220. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "[Miller] Vol. VII, p. 131". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Andersonville Prison, Georgia in July 1864.

Andersonville Prison, Georgia in July 1864.

Illustrates a detailed outline of the actual prison yard with acreage and stockade dimensions given. Also, shows the surrounding area where the following sites were located: "death house," graveyard, rifle tre... more

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Sumter Co., Georgia.

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Sumter Co., Georgia.

This is a revised plan showing the physical layout of Andersonville Prison in August 1864. This is a corrected drawing of his map cataloged as Mss5:1 Sn237:1 (v. 5, p. 451). Bottom margin of the map: "During Au... more

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. South end view of the stockade Showing the sentry stands in the distance Photographed by A.J. Riddle

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. South end view of the stockade Showing ...

Photograph shows prisoners using latrines in the foreground, masses of huts made of sticks and blankets, and a stockade with sentry boxes in the distance (Source: Notes by Sergeant Warren L. Goss of Co. H, 2nd ... more

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia. Aug. 1864

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia. Aug. 1864

Map shows a detailed plan of the Andersonville prison complex including locations of external defenses, guards' and officers' quarters, hospital, storehouses, cook house, and graveyard, and the use of the terra... more

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. Bird's eye view - gathering roots to boil coffee Thirty-three thousand prisoners in bastile Photographed by A.J. Riddle

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. Bird's eye view - gathering roots to bo...

Photograph shows prisoners using latrines in the foreground and masses of huts made of sticks and blankets; the cluster of huts in the foreground was referred to as "Mud Island" (Source: Notes by Sergeant Warre... more

Map made at Andersonville Prison [Sept. 1864].

Map made at Andersonville Prison [Sept. 1864].

This regional view locates the prison camp in relation to Columbia, Macon, and Milledgeville, Ga., as well as the town of Andersonville. Parts of bordering Alabama, Tennessee, and South Carolina are also indica... more

Prison at Andersonville, Ga.

Prison at Andersonville, Ga.

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 134 From Sanitary Commission bulletin, v. 1, no. 21, Sept. 1, 1864. opp. p. 647. Plan of camp showing the prison, the "dead line," "Rebel camp," batteries, "Gen. Wi... more

Plan of Andersonville Prison or "Camp Sumter," April, 1864

Plan of Andersonville Prison or "Camp Sumter," April, 1864

Illustrates the layout of Andersonville Camp, as Sneden refers to the prison, and the surrounding area where Confederate guard troops of the 1st Florida Battery were stationed including the headquarters of Capt... more

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. South east view of stockade

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. South east view of stockad...

No. 8217. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VII, p. 75 (top)". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Andersonville Prison, Georgia in July 1864

Andersonville Prison, Georgia in July 1864

Illustrates a detailed outline of the actual prison yard with acreage and stockade dimensions given. Also, shows the surrounding area where the following sites were located: "death house," graveyard, rifle tre... more

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. North-west view of stockade

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. North-west view of stockad...

No. 8215. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VII, p. 75 (bottom)". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Map showing route taken by U.S. prisoners of war, Feby. 1864, when sent from Richmond, Va., to Andersonville, Georgia.

Map showing route taken by U.S. prisoners of war, Feby. 1864, when sen...

Depicts railroad lines from Raleigh, N.C., through South Carolina and Georgia, highlighting in purple ink the particular train route Sneden took as a prisoner. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocop... more

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. South-east view, taken from the stockade Thirty three thousand prisoners in bastile Photographed by A.J. Riddle

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. South-east view, taken from the stockad...

Photograph shows prisoners using latrines in the foreground, a group involved in a court martial or trial of a prisoner on the left, a structure with four poles and a blanket roof used as a barber shop in the m... more

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. South view of stockade

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. South view of stockade

No. 8216. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Vol. VII, p. 119 (top)". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. View from the main gate Issuing rations to thirty-three thousand prisoners Photographed by A.J. Riddle

Andersonville Prison, Georgia. View from the main gate Issuing rations...

Photograph shows prisoners gathered for rations distribution in front of Confederate sutlers building and stockade in the distance (Source: Notes by Sergeant Warren L. Goss of Co. H, 2nd Massachusetts Heavy Art... more

Plan of the prison. March 1, 1864.

Plan of the prison. March 1, 1864.

Map shows the plan of Andersonville Prison Camp including the stockade, the town of Anderson Station on the Macon and Americus Rail Road, the locations of Confederate units serving as guards, and the headquarte... more

Sumpter Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, June 1864

Sumpter Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, June 1864

Shows the prison with wooden fence, 18 guard towers, the famous "deadline," the north and south gates, Sweetwater Creek, "Valley of Death," fortification, batteries, and cook house. He depicts overcrowding by a... more

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. Bird's eye view

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. Bird's eye view

No. 8218. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VII, page 175." Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Plan of Andersonville Prison or "Camp Sumter," April, 1864.

Plan of Andersonville Prison or "Camp Sumter," April, 1864.

Illustrates the layout of Andersonville Camp, as Sneden refers to the prison, and the surrounding area where Confederate guard troops of the 1st Florida Battery were stationed including the headquarters of Capt... more

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia 1864.

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia 1864.

Shows dimensions, layout, outbuildings and immediate surroundings of Andersonville Prison Camp, Georgia. NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image. Relief shown by hachures. This it... more

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there by Miss Clara Barton and Dorence Atwater, August, 1865, and photographed by Brady & Co. for the great National Fair, Washington, June, 1866.

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there ...

Inscribed on back: Very Truly yours Dorence Atwater. Entered according to act of Congress by M.B. Brady & Co. in the year 1865 ... District of Columbia. Clara Barton Collection (Library of Congress).

A proper family re-union

A proper family re-union

A biting cartoon showing Confederate president Jefferson Davis in league with both the devil and Revolutionary War traitor Benedict Arnold. Arnold and Davis stir a cauldron of "Treason Toddy," a brew into whic... more

Freedom's immortal triumph!  Finale of the Jeff Davis Die-nasty."  Last scene of all, that ends this strange eventful history

Freedom's immortal triumph! Finale of the Jeff Davis Die-nasty." Las...

A vindictive Northern fantasy on the aftermath of the Civil War. Confederate president Jefferson Davis, dressed in a hoopskirt or crinoline, hangs from a "Sour Apple Tree" at left, a Bowie knife in one hand and... more

Andersonville Prison, Camp Sumter, Ga., as it appeared August 1st 1864 when it contained 35,000 prisoners of war / drawn from memory by Thomas O'Dea, late private Co. E. 16th Regt. Maine Infi. Vols ; on stone by T. J. S. Landis.

Andersonville Prison, Camp Sumter, Ga., as it appeared August 1st 1864...

20466 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Exhibited: "The Civil War in America" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2012-2013.

"Trading buttons for peppers" / Jas. E. Taylor 96.

"Trading buttons for peppers" / Jas. E. Taylor 96.

Photograph of drawing by James E. Taylor showing prisoners at Andersonville Prison surrounding a Confederate officer and exchanging a button for a pepper as other prisoners behind the officer cut buttons from h... more

Prisoner lean-tos at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Georgia

Prisoner lean-tos at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Georgia

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The National Park Service devotes a portion of the Andersonville Prison grounds to a depiction of the despicable camp, which the Confederates called "Camp Sumter" in Andersonville, Georgia

The National Park Service devotes a portion of the Andersonville Priso...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Andersonville prison. Georgia

Andersonville prison. Georgia

623 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Sinclair, T.

Andersonville prison. Georgia

Andersonville prison. Georgia

622 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Sinclair, T.

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there by Miss Clara Barton and Dorence Atwater, Aug., 1865, and photographed by Brady & Co. for the great National Fair, Washington, June, 1866 M.B. Brady & Co. National Photographic Portrait Galleries, No. 352 Pennsylvania Av. Washington, D.C. & New York

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there ...

Photograph shows objects used by prisoners at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, arranged for display. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit ... more

Spot, Cuban Bloodhound, used for capturing escaped Union prisoners at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Georgia Photographed by J.W. Turner, No. 47 Hanover Street, Boston

Spot, Cuban Bloodhound, used for capturing escaped Union prisoners at ...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Detailed description of the dog. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: James C. Frasca, Croton, Ohio, October 20... more

"Leaving Andersonville" J.E. Taylor 96

"Leaving Andersonville" J.E. Taylor 96

Photograph of drawing by James E. Taylor shows Union prisoners going through door in stockade wall as one prisoner collects a cake of bread. 13448 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of painting by J.E. Taylor, 1... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there by Miss Clara Barton and Dorence Atwater, Aug., 1865, and photographed by Brady & Co. for the great National Fair, Washington, June, 1866 M.B. Brady & Co. National Photographic Portrait Galleries, No. 352 Pennsylvania Av. Washington, D.C. & New York

Relics of Andersonville Prison from the collection brought from there ...

Photograph shows objects used by prisoners at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Georgia, arranged for display. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit ... more

Spot, Cuban Bloodhound, used for capturing escaped Union prisoners at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Georgia Photographed by J.W. Turner, No. 47 Hanover Street, Boston

Spot, Cuban Bloodhound, used for capturing escaped Union prisoners at ...

Title devised by Library staff. Printed on verso: Detailed description of the dog. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: James C. Frasca, Croton, Ohio, October 20... more

"Leaving Andersonville" J.E. Taylor 96

"Leaving Andersonville" J.E. Taylor 96

Photograph of drawing by James E. Taylor shows Union prisoners going through door in stockade wall as one prisoner collects a cake of bread. 13448 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of painting by J.E. Taylor, 1... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Samuel J. Gibson diary and correspondence,

Diary (1864 January 1-December 24) kept by Gibson while serving with Company B, 103rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army. Documents the capture of the Federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C., April 17-20, 18... more

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