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How they buried them at Andersonville, Georgia
1864, 17 August
Salted paper print
13 x 9 cm (sheet) 23 x 18 cm (mount)
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Liljenquist Family collection, Call Number/Physical Location: PH - Riddle, no. 5 (AA size) [P&P], Library of Congress Control Number: 2017650852, Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-53824 (digital file from original, tonality adjusted) LC-DIG-ppmsca-53823 (digital file from original)
Photograph shows prisoners burying the dead in a trench at Andersonville Prison (Source: Notes by Sergeant Warren L. Goss of Co. H, 2nd Massachusetts Heavy Artillery Regiment, prisoner who aided the photographer at Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Goss, Warren (fl. ca. 1864-1880). Descriptions of A. J. Riddle's photographs).