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March 6, 2013

Andersonville and Civil War Prisoners

Filed under: Podcasts and Slideshows — Lori Williamson @ 4:17 pm

Prisoner of war camps during the Civil War were often more dangerous than the battlefield. Watch to learn more about the system of prisoner exchanges and how circumstances deteriorated as the war dragged on. Andersonville is particularly noted, as many Minnesota soldiers spent time there.

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