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The rarest of all Libby Prison views actually shows the prison from the south and east--the only view to do so--and the only one that shows the site of the famous Feb. 1864 escape when more than 100 prisoners used a tunnel to get behind the building at right, and then simply walked out the front door visible! None expected an escape and most simply walked right among Confederates in the dark. More than half evaded later capture and made it back to Union lines. Incredible photos, showing the ... Historical Romance, Historical Fiction, Location Inspiration, Prisoners Of War, Richmond Virginia, American Civil War, Tunnel, Genealogy, Union
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The rarest of all Libby Prison views actually shows the prison from the south and east--the only view to do so--and the only one that shows the site of the famous Feb. 1864 esca… 
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