Andersonville National Historic Site

Also known as: Andersonville National Cemetery, Anderson Prison Park
1 mi. E of Andersonville on GA 49, Andersonville, Georgia

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 16, 1970
Reference number
70000070
Areas of significance
Military; Social History
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Correctional facility; Museum; Cemetery
Current functions
Museum; Cemetery; Park
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1864; 1865
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 5
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 2
Contributing objects: 20
Non-contributing buildings: 3

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