Civil War Trails: Connecting the Dots

Price, Birch, & Co

Photograph showing a Union army guard and other men in front of a building designated Price, Birch & Co., dealers in slaves, at 1315 Duke St., Alexandria, VA. Before that, the premises were owned by the slave-trading firm Franklin & Arm-field. The Union army used the former slave jail to house Confederate prisoners. (courtesy LOC)

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