Andersonville Prison, J.B. Walker, lithograph

Contributed by Freeport Historical Society

Description

This lithograph of Andersonville Prison, Georgia, was sketched by John Burns Walker, a Union soldier. 12,877 Union troops died here in a short period of time at the end of the Civil War. Printed by T. Sinclair, Philadelphia, ca. 1864.

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About This Item

  • Title: Andersonville Prison, J.B. Walker, lithograph
  • Creator: Walker, John Burns
  • Creation Date: circa 1864
  • Subject Date: circa 1864
  • Town: Andersonville
  • State: GA
  • Media: paper
  • Local Code: Andersonville Prison, J.B. Walker
  • Collection: Dillingham family papers, Coll 135
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Freeport Historical Society
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