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The following was written with and expectation that I should have the liberty to lay the same before the Court of Enquiry, before whom I was impeached as and enemy to my country, and cast into prison, (in Boston 6th August 1776) but it has been

The following was written with and expectation that I should have the ...

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

Hesper appearing to Columbus in prison / drawn by Smirke : engraved by Anker Smith.

Hesper appearing to Columbus in prison / drawn by Smirke : engraved by...

Columbus chained to prison wall, mythological figure with star above head appearing in doorway.

A view of the guard-house and Simsbury-mines, now called Newgate - a prison for the confinement of loyalists in Connecticut

A view of the guard-house and Simsbury-mines, now called Newgate - a p...

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

Corridor of the prison in which Mr. Sickles is confined

Corridor of the prison in which Mr. Sickles is confined

Daniel Sickles and jailor at door of cell, Wash., D.C., jail.

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.

Castle Reed, prison for federal officers at Andersonville, Georgia

Castle Reed, prison for federal officers at Andersonville, Georgia

Photograph of a print showing the smaller second stockade at Andersonville prison called Castle Reed.

The old Capitol prison, Washington, D.C.

The old Capitol prison, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows old Capitol prison used during the Civil War.

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

[Elmira Prison, Elmira, New York]

[Elmira Prison, Elmira, New York]

Photograph shows rows of tents within stockade at Camp Rathbun, which was converted to a prison camp for Confederate soldiers in 1864.

Plan of Camp Lawton, or the rebel prison near Millen, Georgia ... November 1864.

Plan of Camp Lawton, or the rebel prison near Millen, Georgia ... Nove...

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

Old Capitol prison Washington, D.C. circa 1864

Old Capitol prison Washington, D.C. circa 1864

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.

The escaped refugees from the Libey [sic] Prison

The escaped refugees from the Libey [sic] Prison

Escaped Union prisoners in woods, being met by Union soldiers(?). Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Illustration from: Harper's Weekly, 1864.

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 the Rebel prison pen at Savannah Georgia, Lt. S. R. Davis, C.S.A., Commandant, Sept. 1864.

Plan of the Rebel prison pen at Savannah Georgia, Lt. S. R. Davis, C.S...

Detailed drawing of a Confederate prison camp in Savannah, Ga.

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, 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.

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, Georgia 1864.

Plan of Andersonville Prison, Georgia 1864.

Shows dimensions, layout, outbuildings and immediate surroundings of Andersonville Prison Camp, Georgia.

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

Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia

Libby Prison, Richmond, Virginia

Photograph showing a group of people gathered outside Libby Prison, an old tobacco warehouse and former Confederate military prison, now held by the Union Army. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of... more

Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Photograph shows crowd with tents and a covered wagon outside Libby Prison.

Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April 1865

Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April 1865

Photograph shows the north side of Libby Prison, a Confederate military prison taken over by Union troops.

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).

Castle Thunder Prison, Petersburg [i.e. Richmond], April, 1865

Castle Thunder Prison, Petersburg [i.e. Richmond], April, 1865

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

Views of Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Views of Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., April, 1865

Photograph shows crowd outside Libby Prison. No. B967. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 7, page 121 (middle)". Mounted with five other photographs with general captions: Views of Castle Thu... more

Home views. No. 15, Rebel prison - 1865

Home views. No. 15, Rebel prison - 1865

Stereograph shows a bird's-eye or elevated view of Elmira prison camp in New York, with a long line of prisoners standing along the fence with rows of buildings in the background. Title from item. No. 15. Prin... more

Group of Union officers who escaped from Confed. prison at Columbia, S.C., in the fall of '64 also three guides procured in the mountains of Tennessee

Group of Union officers who escaped from Confed. prison at Columbia, S...

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

Old Capitol Prison, Washington / negative by Wm. R. Pywell, positive by A. Gardner.

Old Capitol Prison, Washington / negative by Wm. R. Pywell, positive b...

Photograph showing the prison located behind the Capitol building in which a number of Confederate prisoners were held.

"Stone Walls Do Not a Prison Make" - Old Song. "No prison is big enough to hold the Boss." In on one side and out at the other / Th. Nast.

"Stone Walls Do Not a Prison Make" - Old Song. "No prison is big enoug...

Head of "Boss" Tweed sticking out of jail wall and his feet out another wall.

[Libby Prison as it appeared on August 23, 1863]

[Libby Prison as it appeared on August 23, 1863]

Libby Prison, and tents in foreground, with one of the tents labeled, "L.H. Lightfoot, leaf tobacco dealer, Richmond, Va."

"Libby Prison." The only picture in existence. As it appeared August 23, 1863 / A. Hoen & Co. Richmond, Va.

"Libby Prison." The only picture in existence. As it appeared August 2...

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.

[Prison Pond, Altstadt, Dresden, Saxony, Germany]

[Prison Pond, Altstadt, Dresden, Saxony, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Title on item: Dresden. Der Zwingerteich. Print no. "1770". Forms part of: Views of Germa... more

[Prison, Portland, England]

[Prison, Portland, England]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "11039". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at h... more

Revolt in prison, Damascus

Revolt in prison, Damascus

Crowd of people outside prison.

Khabarovsk - sleeping room of detention prison

Khabarovsk - sleeping room of detention prison

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Moyamensing Prison, Philadelphia

Moyamensing Prison, Philadelphia

Stereo copyrighted by Alfred S. Campbell, Elizabeth, N.J. No. 482. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Pa. Phila. M- Prison; Prisons; Photog. I.; Pa. Phila. Corre... more

Florence military prison series--"Lt. Barrett firing into the crowd" / J.E. Taylor.
Florence military prison series--"Bringing the log into camp" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Bringing the log into camp" / J.E. T...

Prisoner on his knees and elbows bringing a log into camp.

Florence military prison series--"Garvey and Iverson" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Garvey and Iverson" / J.E. Taylor.

Garvey and Col. Iverson standing and prisoners of war lying on floor.

Florence military prison series--"Caught by the dogs" / J.E. Taylor.
Florence military prison series--"Counting us off" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Counting us off" / J.E. Taylor.

Prisoners being counted by guards as they walk across bridge. 13458 U.S. Copyright Office. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.

Florence military prison series--"Drawing a shirt" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Drawing a shirt" / J.E. Taylor.

Prisoners getting meal-sack shirts. No. 23. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.

Florence military prison series--"Leaving Florence" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Leaving Florence" / J.E. Taylor.

Soldiers holding up torches in front of line of prisoners, who are standing in front of log buildings.

Florence military prison series--"Discovering the beans" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Discovering the beans" / J.E. Taylor...

Prison guard discovering beans hidden in log. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897. No. 20.

Florence military prison series--"Drawing rations" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Drawing rations" / J.E. Taylor.

Line of prisoners getting rations from men at window of building. No. 33. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.

Florence military prison series--"Persuading Dang" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Persuading Dang" / J.E. Taylor.

Prisoner, surrounded by men and dogs, being lifted by rope.

Florence military prison series--"Washing up" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Washing up" / J.E. Taylor.

Prisoners of war being washed in large tubs.

Florence military prison series - "Fiddling for wood squad"

Florence military prison series - "Fiddling for wood squad"

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.

Florence military prison series--"On board the old transport" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"On board the old transport" / J.E. T...

Large number of prisoners of war below deck of ship.

Florence military prison series--"Coming into the Union lines" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Coming into the Union lines" / J.E. ...

Prisoners getting off train, being greeted by Union soldiers.