Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 595. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more
Print shows a diagram of the guardhouse with sections identified by letter (legend not visible in print); shows shaft leading to underground chamber, "F. A strong trap door opening the descent to Hell" which le... more
Illustrates the fort and its defenses of abatis and rifle pits, the guard camp made of log houses, hospital and surgeon's quarters, commissary, quartermaster, officers' quarters, and prison stockade containing ... more
Title from item. no. 103. See also variant of this image: LC-F8-1839. Photograph manipulated with the addition of two figures drawn in ink in the foreground.
Escaped Union prisoners in woods, being met by Union soldiers(?). Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Illustration from: Harper's Weekly, 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
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
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).
Photograph shows a Union guard standing next to Castle Thunder, a Confederate military prison in Richmond, Virginia. Title from item. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by And... more
Photograph shows group portrait of former prisoners of war and guides taken upon their arrival at Knoxville, Tennessee, on July 1, 1865. Three of the prisoners of war, Capt. Mark M. Bassett of Co. E, 53rd Illin... more
Print shows three men and a child standing in the foreground with tents labeled "C.S.A." immediately behind them and the Libby Prison building in the background.
Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).
Prisoners being counted by guards as they walk across bridge. 13458 U.S. Copyright Office. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.
Line of prisoners getting rations from men at window of building. No. 33. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.
Prisoners of war carrying logs into camp, as another prisoner of war plays fiddle. 13466 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 32. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.