Butler guards lined up

Butler Guards

Butler guards lined up

Castle Thunder, one of the Confederate prisons known for its abominable conditions.

Castle Thunder, Richmond, VA, Where Union Prisoners Were Confined

Castle Thunder, one of the Confederate prisons known for its abominable conditions.

An illustration of two guards escorting a man by the collar.

Guards Escorting Man

An illustration of two guards escorting a man by the collar.

Lictors were guards of magistrates who carried fasces to show power to execute.

Lictors with Fasces

Lictors were guards of magistrates who carried fasces to show power to execute.

An illustration two minstrels playing instruments for two guards.

Minstrels Playing

An illustration two minstrels playing instruments for two guards.