W. Thomas Estep Autograph Book, 1862

Descriptive Summary

Title
W. Thomas Estep Autograph Book, 1862
Creator
Estep, W. Thomas, 1836-1867
Extent
1 v.
Subjects
Fort Warren (Boston, Mass.)
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Prisoners and Prisons-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Captain in the 2nd Kentucky Infantry, CSA. Estep was a prisoner of war incarcerated at Fort Warren, Boston, Massachusetts. Includes autographs of fellow prisoners from the Confederate army and navy, and political prisoners, particularly from Maryland. Some write about the circumstances of their capture. Estep provides additional information on some of the signers concerning their war service after being exchanged