Andersonville National Historic Site

Logo for Andersonville National Historic Site (Ga.)
The Andersonville National Historic Site, located near Andersonville, Georgia, preserves the former Camp Sumter (also known as Andersonville Prison), a Confederate prisoner-of-war camp during the final twelve months of the American Civil War.


Parent Institution:
National Park Service
Location:
Andersonville National Cemetery National Prisoner of War Museum 496 Cemetery Road Andersonville, GA 31711
Phone:
+1-229-924-0343

Collections

Name Description
Historic Photos of Andersonville Prison Only known photographs of Andersonville prison during its operation taken by A.J. Riddle in August 1864.
Thomas O'Dea's Drawing of the Andersonville Prison Lithograph of Andersonville Prison in August of 1864 drawn by former Union prisoner, Thomas O'Dea in 1884.