Where Shall They Be Sent? Confederate Political Prisoners at Fort Mackinac

This vignette tells the story of three political prisoners held at Fort Mackinac during the Civil War and the creation of the Stanton Guard. Written by MSHP Registrar Brian Jaeschke, this vignette shares Fort Mackinac’s small, but important, role in the Civil War, and expands on this not-widely known story.


Author:Brian Jaeschke
Publisher:Mackinac State Historic Parks
Illustrated, 19 pages, 2018