A panorama of the Elmira (New York) Prison Camp in December 1864 by photographers William Moulton & John Larkin. This is an early
commercially sold view of the camp taken from a platform overlooking Water Street. The camp was built on 30 acres on the former Camp
Rathbun or Camp Chemung. The towering platform (on the right) with chairs and binoculars was built by the Means brothers who charged
visitors 10-cents to look at the prisoners. Neighbors along the camp sold lemonade, cake, peanuts, crackers, and beer to spectators.

List of Confederate Dead Soldiers in Woodlawn National Cemetery


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List of Survivor Confederate Soldiers of Elmira (in process)

Overview of the Elmira Prison Camp
Elmira Prison Camp TIMELINE
Michel Fortlouis of Pointe Coupée Parish, Louisiana
John W. Jones of Elmira, New York

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