William T. Poague papers
Papers, ca. 75 items, of William T. Poague. The collection includes the handwritten manuscripts of his Civil War memoirs, written in 1903 (later edited and published as the book "Gunner with Stonewall"); also includes general correspondence and letters relating to Poague's membership in Confederate veteran's organizations; battery rolls; and miscellaneous other documents.
- 1861 - 1911
- Poague, William Thomas, 1835-1914 (Person)
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0.5 Linear Feet (ca. 75 items in one box)
Biographical / Historical
William Thomas Poague, b. 1835, Rockbridge Co., Virginia; Lt. Col., Rockbridge Artillery, CSA; Virginia Military Institute Treasurer and Military Storekeeper, 1881-1914; d. 1914, Lexington, Virginia.
- Confederate States of America -- Army -- Virginia Artillery -- Rockbridge Battery
- Confederate States of America -- Army of Northern Virginia -- Artillery
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories