Andersonville National Historic Site manages a wealth of objects and information in its museum, archives and library collections. The collections are maintained by the Cultural Resources Division. Park rangers, volunteers, and the museum curator use these collections to prepare temporary exhibits and interpretive programs.
Researchers may request an appointment to use the park's research library or museum collections.
Did You Know?
Contrary to popular belief, Captain Wirz was not the only person tried for war crimes during and after the Civil War. Nearly 1,000 individuals were charged with violating the laws of war during the conflict. Wirz is the best know of the officers of the Confederate army executed for war crimes convictions. More...