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Andersonville Prison, Georgia. View from the main gate Issuing rations to thirty-three thousand prisoners
1864, 17 August
Salted paper print
9 x 13 cm (sheet) 18 x 23 (mount)
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Liljenquist Family collection, Call Number/Physical Location: PH - Riddle, no. 2 (AA size) [P&P], Digital Id: ppmsca 53820 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.53820, Library of Congress Control Number: 2017650850
Photograph shows prisoners gathered for rations distribution in front of Confederate sutlers building and stockade in the distance (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).