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    • 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;...
    • 1894 | Newaygo, Dayton | 1334

    • Reed, Grace | Female | Daughter | 2 | 1; Burns, Peter | Male | Husband | 53 | 2; Burns, Arminda | Female | Wife | 40 | 3; Alexander, Elmer | Male | Son | 14 | 4; Alexander, Ervin | Male | Son | 12 | 5; Reed, William | Male | Husband | 39 | 6; Reed,...
    • Reed, Grace
    • Ernst Floeter Transcript

    • Interview with Ernst Floeter, a former German soldier who served as an American prisoner of war during World War II.
    • Oral History; World War II; prisoners; German
    • 1894 | Newaygo, Dayton | 1332

    • Pointer, Norman | Male | Husband | 24 | 1; Pointer, Josaphine | Female | Wife | 22 | 2; Pointer, Eddie | Male | Son | 3 | 3; Pointer, Lewis | Male | Son | 1 | 4; Parker, William | Male | Husband | 35 | 5; Parker, Lina | Female | Wife | 26 | 6;...
    • Pointer, Norman
    • 1894 | St Clair, Riley | 3726

    • Gertrude | Female | N/A | N/A | 3; Da?? | Male | Son | 2/12 | 4; Mills, Ar?? | Male | Husband | 59 | 5; Mills, Sarah H | Female | Wife | 59 | 6; Mills, Charles | Male | Son | 28 | 7; Mills, Sarah C | Female | Granddaughter | 8 | 8; How, Alice |...
    • Gertrude
    • 1884 | Ingham, Lansing | 1586

    • Barlow, Codelia A | Female | Wife | 55 | 1; Barlow, St John Jason | Male | Boarder | 79 | 2; Reed, Charles M | Male | Husband | 30 | 3; Reed, Rosa | Female | Wife | 32 | 4; Reed, Edward M | Male | Son | 6 | 5; Clayman, Aldara | Male | Husband | 42...
    • Barlow, Codelia A
    • 1894 | Montcalm, Montcalm | 2110

    • Barcken, Larnsen | Male | Husband | 60 | 1; Barcken, Mariah | Female | Wife | 62 | 2; Mann, Ernist | Male | Husband | 35 | 3; Mann, Bessie | Female | Wife | 35 | 4; Harrison, Edwin | Male | Hired Man | 26 | 5; Burdick, Amos | Male | Husband | 29 |...
    • Barcken, Larnsen
    • MS 70-57: W. R. Fudge Collection  1861-1863 Diary of James W. Hoffman Transcript

    • 1861-1863 Diary transcript of James W. Hoffman. In this diary, he discusses joining his regiment, riding on the railroad, soldier life, picket duty, dress parades, illnesses, riding a steamboat, his horse, skirmishes, visiting locals, African...
    • American Civil War; Hoffman, James W.; James W. Hoffman; 3rd Michigan Cavalry; Third Michigan Cavalry; enlistment; railroad; soldier life; picket duty; dress parade; illness; health; steamer; horse; skirmish; civilians; African Americans; slavery;...
    • 1894 | Jackson, Jackson | 3253

    • Dudan, Mary A | Female | Wife | 29 | 1; Dudan, Harry | Male | Son | 8 | 2; Brown, Organ | Male | Husband | 35 | 3; Brown, Vera | Female | Wife | 25 | 4; Brown, Mabel | Female | Daughter | 7/12 | 5; Kimball, Forbe M | Male | Husband | 30 | 6;...
    • Dudan, Mary A
    • 1894 | Newaygo, Dayton | 1341

    • Amos, Gladys S | Female | Daughter | 3/12 | 1; How, Edwin F | Male | Husband | 30 | 2; How, Mattie | Female | Wife | 20 | 3; How, Blanch | Female | Daughter | 1 | 4; Pangborn, Sawl | Male | Hired Man | 24 | 5; Misner, James | Male | Husband | 54 |...
    • Amos, Gladys S
    • 1894 | Gratiot, Alma | 0115

    • How, William C | Male | Son | 30 | 1; How, Louis C | Male | Son | 24 | 2; How, Joseph E | Male | Son | 16 | 3; Hutchingson, George M | Male | Husband | 47 | 4; Hutchingson, Mary M | Female | Wife | 47 | 5; Hutchingson, Sophia C | Female | Daughter...
    • How, William C
    • 1884 | Ingham, Lansing | 1512

    • Dickson, Josepine C | Female | Wife | 35 | 1; Dickson, Cora A | Female | Daughter | 14 | 2; Everts, Christina | Female | Servant | 51 | 3; How, Alexander H | Male | Husband | 53 | 4; How, Gertrude E | Female | Wife | 41 | 5; How, Cora E | Female |...
    • Dickson, Josepine C
    • 1845 | St Joseph, Park | 0048

    • Smalley, Elias | 1; Alexander, Amos | 3; Abbott, Abijah | 5; Everett, Peter | 6; Taylor, William H | 7; Foster, Walter, Senior | 8; Lomison, John | 9; How, Nicholas | 10; Fisher, Daniel | 11; Achernbach, Charles | 12; How, Michael, Junior | 13;...
    • Smalley, Elias
    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1862-10-06 Letter from Arza Bartholomew

    • Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated October 6, 1862. In this letter, he discusses picket duty, getting a cold, discharges of friends, African Americans, and farming.
    • American Civil War; Arza Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Arza; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Louisville (Ky.); picket duty; illness; discharge;...
    • MS 2008-46: Civil War Letters of Mack and Nan Ewing  1864-09-25 Letter from Mack Ewing

    • Letter from Mack Ewing to Nan Ewing dated September 25, 1864. In this letter, Ewing discusses his opinions on General Meade and General Burnside, finances, patching and darning, and politics.
    • 2nd Michigan Infantry; American Civil War; Ewing, Henry McKendree; Henry McKendree Ewing; Ewing, Mack; Ewing, Nan; Nan Ewing; Ewing, Nancy (Hank); Mack Ewing; Nancy (Hank) Ewing; Second Michigan Infantry; Ambrose Burnside; Burnside, Ambrose; George...

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