Andersonville in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Camp Sumter Confederate Prison Site
Erected 1988 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 129-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 11.738′ N, 84° 8.049′ W. Marker is in Andersonville, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 49 and Church Street, on the left when traveling north on State Route 49. Touch for map. The marker is opposite the exit from the Andersonville National Historic Site on Georgia Highway 49. Marker is in this post office area: Andersonville GA 31711, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Stockade Branch (approx. 0.2 miles away); The North Gate (approx. ¼ mile away); World of Lost Spirits (approx. ¼ mile away); A Tight Stockade (approx. ¼ mile away); Providence Spring (approx. ¼ mile away); National Woman's Relief Corps Tribute (approx. ¼ mile away); Star Fort (approx. ¼ mile away); The Commandant's Perspective (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Andersonville.
More about this marker. This marker is a replacement for an earlier marker with the same title and similar text, erected by the Georgia Historical Commission at this location, which had disappeared.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 743 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 8, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.