Civil War. Prison Camp in Elmira, N.Y. during Civil War

Elmira prison camp during the Civil War. Barracks in Elmira were converted to hold prisoners of war in 1864, largely due to their proximity to major railroads.
Identifier
NYSA_A3045-78_A10004
Date
January 1 1861
Contributor
J.E. Larkin
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives. New York (State). Department of Education. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, ca. 1856-1939. Series A3045-78, No. A10004.
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