This is a live online booktalk @ the Lakin Library and presented by the The American Civil War Museum

Located in the heart of the Confederacy’s capital, the infamous Libby prison took on symbolic significance far beyond that of just a prison. It was used for southern propaganda purposes and was also the site of a bold and daring prison break by a group of high-ranking Union officers. Delve into the event that captivated the nation, outraged the South, and sparked one of the largest manhunts in American history.


  • Occurred Thursday, October 21st, 2021 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm


Lakin Library & Envisioning Center

725 Main Street
Tabor, IA 51653