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Andersonville, Georgia is located in Sumter County. Zip codes in Andersonville, GA include 31711. The median home price in Andersonville is $59,000. More Andersonville information.

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Monday Jul 14 | Andersonville National Historic Site

150th Anniversary First Saturday Programs - August 2, 2014

The month of August in 1864 marked the dramatic climax of the notorious military prison at Andersonville.When Pvt.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Record on the Road: Andersonville, Ga.

Here we are in Andersonville, Ga. More than 24,000 Northern prisoners were held here, in a prison that was originally built for 10,000.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

Examiner.com

Before Atlanta burned, DeVine Confederate fought for American Dream

One Hundred and Fifty years ago this week my great-great-grandfather Lecil DeVine was shot in the face and captured by Union forces at Big Shanty, Georgia, a key rail station just north of Kennesaw Mountain and Marietta, while a confederate soldier defending against General William Tecumseh Sherman's inevitable capture of Atlanta in the Fall of ... (more)

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

WBRZ

Pat Shingleton: "Camp Sumter, known as Andersonville"

Camp Sumter was opened by the Confederacy in Andersonville, Georgia, in March, 1864.

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Mon Jun 16, 2014

Andersonville National Historic Site

150th Anniversary First Saturday Programs - July 5, 2014

At the beginning of July 1864, over 26,000 United States soldiers were imprisoned in the newly enlarged 26 acre stockade at Andersonville.Some desperate prisoners turned to theft, assault and murder as the temperatures and tensions climbed.With the permission of Confederate authorities, vigilante groups of prisoners formed to arrest marauders, who ... (more)

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