Southern Illinois University Press
Thomas F. Curran shows that not only did southern white women participate in politics while aiding and abetting Confederate soldiers, bushwhackers, and guerrillas, "possibly as many as 200" of such women "were arrested and imprisoned for their efforts" to help the Confederacy.
Phipps, Sheila R.
"Women Making War: Female Confederate Prisoners and Union Military Justice,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 23
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol23/iss1/16