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  • Military artifacts found at most recent archaeological Company Bexcavation. Union Cap Badge “B”
  • At last a State of Illinois historic marker is now on the site of the camp.  The first official acknowledgement of the camp.
  • New book on camp Douglas to be published by History Press in the first quarter of 2015. Written by David Keller the book tentatively titled The Story of Camp Douglas-Chicago’s Forgotten Civil War Prison, looks at Camp Douglas from the perspective of prisoners and  examines prison camps with a 19th century perspective.
  • WBEZ Story on Archaeological Excavation.
  • Chicago Sun-Times article on Museum

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