• North HillSide Photomerge

    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

Preservation

Park staff work hard to manage, protect, and maintain the park's resources so that future generations can continue to enjoy and learn from them.

Did You Know?

Grave 3538

Buried in grave 3585 is Corporal James Gooding, 54th Massachusetts Infantry, who died at Andersonville on July 19, 1864. A sailor before the war and highly educated, his letters describing his experience as a soldier were published in a Massachusetts newspaper and he wrote to Abraham Lincoln requesting equal pay for black soldiers. More...