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    • 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...
    • Kelly, James H.

    • Portrait of James H. Kelly, 1862-1865. Exeter. Enlisted in company K, Eighteenth Infantry, as First Sergeant, Aug. 8, 1862, at Monroe, for 3 years, age 34. Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Commissioned Second Lieutenant, Nov. 24, 1862. Mustered Nov....
    • Kelly, James H. ;James H. Kelly; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Eighteenth Michigan Infantry ;18th Michigan Infantry; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; Exeter (Mich.) ; Monroe (Mich.) ; Athens (Ala.)
    • Parker, N. Augustus

    • Portrait of N. Augustus Parker, 1862-1865. Ann Arbor. Enlisted in company D, Twentieth Infantry, as Sergeant, July 29, 1862, at Ann Arbor, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Wounded in action at Spottsylvania, Va., May 12, 1864. First...
    • Parker, N. Augustus ;Augstus N. Parker; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ;20th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; first sergeant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; Ann Arbor (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House,...
    • MS 91-480 Henry Albert Potter Collection   1863-01-08 Letter from Henry Albert Potter

    • Letter from Henry Albert Potter to his family dated January 8, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the Battle of Stones River and losing the supply wagon to the Confederates.
    • American Civil War; Henry Albert Potter; Potter, Henry Albert; Edward Potter; Potter, Edward; Edward Potter; Potter, Edward; Sophia Potter; Potter, Sophia; 4th Michigan Cavalry; Fourth Michigan Cavalry; Murfreesboro (Tenn.); First Sergeant; Battle...
    • MS 69-124: Ben J. Allen Collection  1863-03 Letter from Giles B. Allen

    • Letter from Giles Allen to his mother, Nancy Allen, not dated. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, traveling via the railroad, Lafourche, Louisiana, his battle experiences at the Battle of Bayou Teche, and burning cotton.
    • American Civil War; Giles B. Allen; Allen, Giles B.; Nancy (Whitlsie) Allen; Allen, Nancy (Whitlsie); Sixth Michigan Infantry; 6th Michigan Infantry; Sergeant; regimental history; railroad; Lafourche (La.); health; Battle of Bayou Teche; cotton;...
    • Lounsberry, Clement A.

    • Portrait of Clement A. Lounsberry, post war, c.1900. Enlisted in company I, First Infantry, April 22, 1861, at Marshall, for 3 months, age 18. Mustered May 1, 1861. Wounded and taken prisoner, July 21, 1861. Exchanged. Discharged at Detroit,...
    • Lounsberry, Clement A.;Clement A. Lounsberry; American Civil War; First Michigan Infantry; 1st Michigan Infantry; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; United States. Army. Corps, 9th (1862-1865). Division, 1st.; Second Brigade,...
    • Maloney, Thomas

    • Portrait of Thomas Maloney. (Veteran), Jackson County. Enlisted in company K, Eighth Infantry, Sept. 3, 1861, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. Corporal. Enlisted in regular army at Pleasant Valley, Md., Oct. 24, 1862. ...
    • American Civil War; Thomas Maloney; Maloney, Thomas; Eighth Michigan Infantry; 8th Michigan Infantry; Jackson County (Mich.); Jackson (Mich.); private; corporal; sergeant; noncommissioned officer; flag;
    • Wright, Daniel K.

    • Portrait of Daniel K. Wright, 1861-1863. Muskegon County. Enlisted in company F, Fourteenth Infantry, Dec. 10, 1861, at White River, for 3 years, age 27. Mustered Jan. 7, 1862. Commissary Sergeant Jan. 1, 1863. Commissioned First Lieutenant,...
    • Wright, Daniel K. ;Daniel K. Wright; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Fourteenth Michigan Infantry ;14th Michigan Infantry; United States Colored Infantry ; commissary sergeant ; first lieutenant ; Muskegon (Mich.) ; White River...
    • Elder, John A.

    • Portrait of John A. Elder, 1861-1865. Lansing. Enlisted in company E, Eighth Infantry, as Corporal, June 14, 1861, for 3 years, age 25. Mustered Jan. 10, 1862. First Sergeant. Discharged to accept promotion, May 13, 1863. Commissioned Second...
    • Elder, John A. ;John A. Elder; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; captain ; Lansing (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of,...
    • Doane, John W.

    • Portrait of John W. Doane, 1861-1864. Pine Run. Enlisted in company C, Eighth Infantry, as Corporal, Aug. 12, 1861, at Alma, for 3 years, age 28. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. First Sergeant. Discharged to accept promotion April 9, 1863. ...
    • Doane, John W. ;John W. Doane; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; Pine Run (Mich.) ; Alma (Mich.)
    • MS 22:  Civil War diary of Cyrus Bacon  1861-1863 Diary of Cyrus Bacon

    • 1861-1863 diary of Cyrus Bacon. In this diary, Bacon describes daily life in the Seventh Michigan Infantry. He gives vivid accounts of Yorktown, Fair Oaks, White Oak Swamp, Antietam, and Gettysburg.
    • American Civil War; Bacon, Cyrus; Cyrus Bacon; Seventh Michigan Infantry; 7th Michigan Infantry; Assistant Surgeon; Commissioned Officer; Yorktown (Va.); Battle of Yorktown; Seven Days Campaign; Seven Days' Battles, Va., 1862; Battle of Fair Oaks;...
    • MS 91-480 Henry Albert Potter Collection  1862-10-24 Letter from Henry Albert Potter

    • Letter from Henry Albert Potter to Henry and Debbie dated October 24, 1862. In this letter, he discusses his stay in the hospital for jaundice, the status of his regiment, Confederate Prisoners of War, visiting the battlefield at Perryville, and...
    • American Civil War; Henry Albert Potter; Potter, Henry Albert; 4th Michigan Cavalry; Fourth Michigan Cavalry; New Market (Ky.); Sergeant; hospital; illness; jaundice; regimental history; Bacon, John H.; John H. Bacon; Confederate Prisoners of War;...
    • Arnold, George B. and friend

    • Portrait of George B. Arnold, with friend, 1862-1865. Dexter. Enlisted in company D, Twentieth Infantry, Aug. 9, 1862, at Dexter, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Corporal June 2, 1864. Sergeant June 6, 1864. First Sergeant Nov. 1,...
    • Arnold, George B. ; George B. Arnold; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ; 20th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; sergeant ; first sergeant ; sergeant major ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; adjutant...
    • Speer, Abram C.

    • Portrait of Abram C. Speer, 1861-1864. Saginaw. Enlisted in company A, Fourteenth Infantry, as First Sergeant, Oct. 11, 1861 at Bay City, for 3 years, age 27. Mustered Jan. 7, 1862. Commissioned Second Lieutenant July 9, 1862. Commissioned...
    • Speer, Abram C. ;Abram C. Speer; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Fourteenth Michigan Infantry ;14th Michigan Infantry; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; Saginaw (Mich.) ; Bay City (Mich.)
    • Hill, Henry G.

    • Photograph of soldiers (Henry G. Hill and two unidentified in background) Company D, Fourth Michigan Infantry. Henry G. Hill, 1861-1864. Ann Arbor. Enlisted in company D, Fourth Infantry, as Sergeant, June 20, 1861, at Adrian, for 3 years, age...
    • Hill, Henry G ;Henry G. Hill; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Fourth Michigan Infantry ;4th Michigan Infantry; Fifth Army Corps ;5th Army Corps; sergeant ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; provost guard ; Ann Arbor (Mich.)...
    • Skeels, Rufus W.

    • Portrait of Rufus W. Skeels, 1863. Muskegon. Enlisted in company H, Third Infantry, as Corporal, May 6, 1861, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 24. Mustered June 10, 1861. Sergeant Major Oct. 26, 1862. Commissioned Second Lieutenant, company...
    • Skeels, Rufus W. ;Rufus W. Skeels; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; corporal ; sergeant major ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; Muskegon (Mich.) ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ;...
    • Glaspie, Andrew P.

    • Portrait of Andrew P. Glaspie, c.1900. Oakland County. Enlisted in company H, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 28, 1861, at Monroe, for 3 years, age 19. Mustered Aug. 28, 1861. Sergeant. Wounded in action at Fredericksburg, Va., May 3, 1863. Discharged at...
    • Glaspie, Andrew P. ;Andrew P. Glaspie; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Seventh Michigan Infantry ;7th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; Oakland County (Mich.) ; Monroe (Mich.) ; Fredericksburg (Va.), Battle of, 1862 ; Detroit (Mich.)

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