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    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-07-30 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated July 30, 1863. In this letter, he relates his travels as a paroled soldier from Memphis (Tenn.) to a camp in Ohio. He also expresses his desire for a furlough in order to visit Michigan.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Memphis (Tenn.); Cairo (Ill.); Mattoon (Ill.); Terre-Haute (Ind.); Dayton (Ohio);...
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-07-20 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated July 20, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the courting of his sister by a southern sympathizer.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Memphis (Tenn.); Fort Pickering (Tenn.); courting; southern sympathizers; Copperhead...
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-09-29 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated September 29, 1863. In this letter, he describes camp life at Camp Chase as a paroled union soldier, expresses his desire to return to his regiment and his anxiety regarding the status of the...
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Columbus (Ohio); Camp Chase (Ohio); camp; camp life; Cumberland Gap; Union Army;...
    • 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;...
    • Marquette - F. B. Spear & Sons

    • Black and white photograph taken August 10, 1912 showing the F. B. Spear & Sons complex, including the Spear Merchant Dock in the background, in Marquette, Michigan. The company began in 1869 and dealt in providing wholesale and retail grain, coal...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); F. B. Spear & Sons; manufacturing; stores; docks; buildings;
    • 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;...
    • Easton, Edwin B.

    • Portrait of Edwin B. Easton or Euston 1863-1864. Unadilla. Enlisted in company B Twenty-sixth Infantry Dec. 28 1863 at Unadilla for 3 years. Age 33. Mustered Dec. 28 1863. Joined regiment near Petersburg Va. June 26 1864. Killed in action...
    • Easton, Edwin B.;Edwin B. Easton; Euston, Edwin B.; American Civil War; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Unadilla (Mich.)
    • 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...
    • Fuller, George B.

    • Portrait of George B. Fuller, 1862-1865. Jackson. Entered service in company K, Eighth Infantry, as Second Lieutenant. Commissioned Jan. 8, 1862. Mustered Jan. 10, 1862. Commissioned First Lieutenant, April 13, 1862. Commissioned Captain,...
    • Fuller, George B. ;George B. Fuller; American Civil War ; ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; acting major ; Jackson (Mich.)
    • Carll, Samuel B.

    • Portrait of Samuel B. Carll, 1861-1865. Officer in the Seventh Michigan Cavalry. From Port Huron, Michigan. For further description see (Descriptive Roll Seventh Cavalry Volunteers).
    • Carll, Samuel B. ;Samuel B. Carll; American Civil War ; ; Seventh Michigan Cavalry ;7th Michigan Cavalry; Port Huron (Mich.)

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