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    • Detroit - "Dodge Plant, Hamtramck"

    • Color postcard from circa 1927-1929 of the Dodge plant in Hamtramk, Michigan, near Detroit. The Dodge Brothers Company was founded in 1900 and began as a supplier of parts and assembly for other automobile manufacturers. In 1914, they started...
    • Hamtramck (Mich.); Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Dodge Brothers; Chrysler Corporation, Dodge Division; automotive industry; factories; manufacturing; buildings; postcards
    • MS 69-121: Grace Dunham Collection  1861-05-14 Letter from Alphonso Crane

    • Letter from Alphonso Crane to his sister-in-law, Hattie Crane, dated May 14, 1861. In this letter, he discusses his enlistment, a rumor of his alleged marriage, and camp life.
    • American Civil War; Alphonso D. Crane; Crane, Alphonso D.; Harriett (Heyward) Crane; Crane, Harriett (Heyward); Hattie Crane; Crane, Hattie; Second Michigan Infantry; 2nd Michigan Infantry; Cantonment Blair (Mich.); Detroit (Mich.); State Fair...
    • Aniba, William T.

    • Portrait of William T. Aniba 1860-1870. Ionia. Enlisted in company A, Twenty-first Infantry, as First Sergeant, Aug. 1, 1862 at Ionia, for 3 years, age 41. Mustered Sept. 3, 1862. Discharged for disability at Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 1863. ...
    • Aniba, William T.;William T. Aniba; American Civil War; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry ; 21st Michigan Infantry; First Michigan Engineers and Mechanics; 1st Michigan Engineers and Mechanics; Harper Hospital (Detroit, Mich.); Ionia (Mich.);...
    • Tracy, Benjamin C.

    • Portrait of Benjamin C. Tracy, 1861-1865. Grand Rapids. Enlisted in company F, Third Infantry, as Sergeant, May 13, 1861, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 29. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Second Lieutenant Jan. 1, 1862. Commissioned...
    • Tracy, Benjamin C. ;Benjamin C. Tracy; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; brigade quartermaster ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ; Detroit...
    • Thompson, Charles A.

    • Portrait of Charles A.J. Thompson, 1862-1864. Kalamazoo. Entered service in company F, Nineteenth Infantry, at organization, as Captain, July 24, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 25. Commissioned July 24, 1862. Mustered Sept. 5, 1862. ...
    • Thompson, Charles A. ;Charles A. Thompson; American Civil War ; ; ; Nineteenth Michigan Infantry ;19th Michigan Infantry; captain ; Kalamazoo (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • Barnes, George C.

    • Portrait of George C. Barnes, 1862-1864. Battle Creek. Entered service in company C, Twentieth Infantry, at organization, as Captain, July 17, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 26. Commissioned July 29, 1862. Mustered Aug. 16, 1862. Acting...
    • Barnes, George C. ; George C. Barnes; American Civil War ; ; ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ; 20th Michigan Infantry; captain ; lieutenant colonel ; major ; Battle Creek (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Petersburg (Va.) History Siege, 1864-1865 ;...
    • Dutton, Warren J.

    • Portrait of Warren J. Dutton c.1900. Dundee. Enlisted in Company D, Seventh Infantry (Aug. 19 1861) at Monroe, for 3 years age 18. Mustered (Aug. 22 1861). Accidentally wounded (Oct. 26 1861). Discharged for disability at Detroit, Mich. (March...
    • Dutton, Warren J., American Civil War;Warren J. Dutton; ; Seventh Michigan Infantry;7th Michigan Infantry; Dundee (Mich.); Monroe (Mich.); Detroit (Mich.)
    • Callahan, Lester B.

    • Portrait of Lester B. Callahan, 1861. Enlisted in company C, First Infantry, April 24, 1861, at Coldwater, for 3 months, age 20. Mustered May 1, 1861. Mustered out at Detroit Mich., Aug. 7, 1861 (Descriptive Roll First Michigan Volunteers).
    • Callahan, Lester B.; Lester B. Callahan;American Civil War ; First Michigan Infantry ; 1st Michigan Infantry; Coldwater (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; soldier; American flag ; musket
    • Jackson, Peter

    • Portrait of Peter Jackson, 1861-1862. Enlisted in company F, Tenth Infantry, as Sergeant, Nov. 4, 1861, at Goodland, for 3 years, age 24. Mustered Feb. 6, 1862. Discharged for disability at Detroit, Mich., July 16, 1862. Present residence,...
    • Jackson, Peter ;Peter Jackson; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Tenth Michigan Infantry ;10th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; Goodland (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; saber
    • Thompson, Henry E.

    • Portrait of Henry E. Thompson, 1862-1865. Grand Rapids. Entered service in company A, Sixth Cavalry, at organization, as Second Lieutenant, July 18, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 25 ... Brevet Colonel, U.S. Volunteers, March 13, 1865, for...
    • Thompson, Henry E. ;Henry E. Thompson; American Civil War ; ; Sixth Michigan Cavalry ;6th Michigan Cavalry; eagle ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • Kibbe, Willis H.

    • Portrait of Willis H. Kibbe, 1861-1865. (Veteran), St. Joseph County. Enlisted in company B, First Infantry, March 22, 1862, age 21. Mustered April 10, 1862. Re-enlisted March 23, 1864 at Detroit, Mich. Mustered March 24, 1864. Joined...
    • Kibbe, Willis H.;Willis H. Kibbe; American Civil War ; First Michigan Infantry; 1st Michigan Infantry; St. Joseph County (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Camp Hamilton (Va.) ; Jeffersonville (Ind.) ; Burr Oak (Mich.) ; soldier; saber
    • Jewell, J. Deloss

    • Portrait of J. Deloss Jewell, 1861-1865. (Veteran), Vernon. Enlisted in company A, Tenth Infantry, Nov. 4, 1861, at Byron, for 3 years, age 24. Mustered Feb. 6, 1862. Sergeant Feb. 25, 1862. First Sergeant Feb., 1864. Re-enlisted March 22,...
    • Jewell, J. Deloss ;Deloss J. Jewell; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Tenth Michigan Infantry ;10th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; first sergeant ; adjutant ; captain ; Vernon (Mich.) ; Byron (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Jackson...
    • Gilbert, Henry C.

    • Portrait of Henry C. Gilbert, 1862-1864. Coldwater. Entered service in Nineteenth Infantry, at organization, as Colonel, Aug. 8, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 44. Commissioned Aug. 8, 1862. Mustered Sept. 5, 1862. Died at Chattanooga,...
    • Gilbert, Henry C. ;Henry C. Gilbert; American Civil War ; ; ; Nineteenth Michigan Infantry ;19th Michigan Infantry; colonel ; Coldwater (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Resaca, Battle of, Resaca, Ga., 1864
    • Gilbert, Henry C.

    • Portrait of Henry C. Gilbert, 1862-1864. Coldwater. Entered service in Nineteenth Infantry, at organization, as Colonel, Aug. 8, 1862, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 44. Commissioned Aug. 8, 1862. Mustered Sept. 5, 1862. Died at Chattanooga,...
    • Gilbert, Henry C. ;Henry C. Gilbert; American Civil War ; ; ; Nineteenth Michigan Infantry ;19th Michigan Infantry; colonel ; Coldwater (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Resaca, Battle of, Resaca, Ga., 1864
    • Webster, Monroe

    • Portrait of Monroe Webster, 1861-1865. Enlisted in company B, First Infantry, as Sergeant, April 29, 1861, at Jackson, for 3 months,, age 28. Mustered May 1, 1861. Mustered out at Detroit, Mich., Aug. 7, 1861 (Descriptive Roll First Michigan...
    • Webster, Monroe ;Monroe Webster; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; First Michigan Infantry ;1st Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; Jackson (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • Wixom, Issac

    • Portrait of likely Issac Wixam, 1861-1863. Argentine. Entered service in Sixteenth Infantry, at organization, as Surgeon, Aug. 17, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 58. Commissioned Aug. 19, 1861. Mustered Sept. 8, 1861. Dismissed by General...
    • Wixom, Issac ;Issac Wixom; American Civil War ; ; ; Sixteenth Michigan Infantry ;16th Michigan Infantry; surgeon ; Argentine (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • McPherson, James

    • Portrait of James McPherson post war c.1900. Fentonville. Enlisted in company F, Seventh Infantry, as First Sergeant, June 19, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Aug. 22, 1861. First Sergeant. Commissioned Second Lieutenant May 10,...
    • McPherson, James;James McPherson; American Civil War; ; noncommissioned officer; military officer; ; Fentonville (Mich.); Detroit (Mich.); Lowell (Mich.)
    • Fenton, William

    • Portrait of William Fenton, with daughter, 1861-1863. Flint. Entered service in Eighth Infantry, as Colonel, at organization, Aug. 7, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 50. Commissioned Aug. 7, 1861. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. Commanding First...
    • Fenton, William ;William Fenton; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; U. S. Forces ; Ninth Army Corps ;9th Army Corps; colonel ; Flint (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Secessionville,...

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