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Libby Prison Window

Presenter: 
Andrew Talkov
Duration: 
(00:02:56)

In this video, Exhibit Coordinator for Virginia's Civil War Andrew Talkov discusses Civil War prisons in the Virginia Historical Society's long-term exhibition The Story of Virginia, an American Experience.