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    • MS 69-117: Mrs. Thomas Brooke Collection  1864-09-18 Letter from Carlton H. Hawks

    • Letter from Carlton Hawks to Samuel A. Babbitt dated September 18, 1864. In this letter, he discusses Darwin Babbitt's capture and reassures his parents that he is not dead.
    • American Civil War; Darwin H. Babbitt; Babbitt, Darwin H.; Fifth Michigan Cavalry; 5th Michigan Cavalry; Samuel A. Babbitt; Babbitt, Samuel A.; Carlton H. Hawks; Hawks, Carlton H.; Berryville (Va.); Quartermaster Sergeant; prisoners; Union...
    • Horton, Thomas

    • Portrait of Thomas Horton, 1862-1865. Arlington. Enlisted in company G, Nineteenth Infantry, Aug. 11, 1862, at Arlington, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Sept. 5, 1862. Corporal June 5, 1863. Sergeant Dec. 1, 1863. First Sergeant Dec. 17,...
    • Horton, Thomas ;Thomas Horton; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Nineteenth Michigan Infantry ;19th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; sergeant ; first sergeant ; Arlington (Mich.) ; Thompson's Station, Battle of, Thompson's Station,...
    • Detroit - "Winter Scene, Washington Boulevard, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1907 showing a winter scene on Washington Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. The twin bell towers of St. Aloysius can be seen on the right, behind the frozen fountain. This was the original church building, built in...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); St. Aloysius Church (Detroit, Mich.); fountains; ; church buildings; street scenes; winter scenes; snow; postcards
    • Cadillac - "Shelby Street Cadillac Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1905-1915 of Shelby Street looking north at the intersection with Cass Street, in Cadillac, Michigan. The building on the right on the corner of Cass and Shelby was the home of William Mitchell, a prominent...
    • Cadillac (Mich.); Wexford County (Mich.); Shelby Street (Cadillac, Mich.); Cass Street (Cadillac, Mich.); First Congregational Church (Cadillac, Mich.); street scenes; church buildings; ; dwellings; residential neighborhoods
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1862-08-19 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated August 19, 1862. In this letter, he describes the status of his regiment and skirmishes in the Cumberland Mountains. He also discusses religion, courting, and soldier life.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Cumberland Mountains; Cumberland Gap; Kentucky; regimental history; skirmish;...
    • MS 89-258: George W. Myers Collection  1864 Diary of George W. Myers

    • 1864 Civil War diary of George W. Myers dated January 1, 1864- December 31, 1864. In this diary, he describes everyday life within the regiment, the weather, attending a funeral, and participating in church services.
    • American Civil War; George W. Myers; Myers, George W.; 13th Michigan Infantry; Thirteenth Michigan Infantry; regimental history; camp life; home life; chores; death; illness; disease; church; Bible study; finances; school; funeral; amputation;...
    • Pontiac - First Baptist Church

    • Color postcard from circa 1945-1950 of the First Baptist Church building in Pontiac, Michigan, located at the corner of Oakland Avenue and Saginaw Street. The building is now a Salvation Army building. The view of this postcard shows Oakland Avenue.
    • Pontiac (Mich.); Oakland County (Mich.); First Baptist Church (Pontiac, Mich.); Oakland Avenue (Pontiac, Mich.); buildings; church buildings; automobiles; street scenes
    • Clifton - Town view

    • Black and white photograph of Clifton, Michigan. Clifton was established alongside the Cliff Mine in the Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan. The Cliff Mine was the first successful copper mine in the area, and operated from 1845 to 1878, when the...
    • Clifton (Mich.); Keweenaw County (Mich.); buildings; ; church buildings; ghost town;
    • Jackson - "Congregational Church"

    • Black and white image of the First Congregational Church building (built in 1850) in Jackson, Michigan. From the souvenir book "Views of Jackson and Vicinity."
    • Jackson (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); First Congregational Church (Jackson, Mich.); church buildings; buildings
    • Howell - First Presbyterian Church

    • Black and white image of the First Presbyterian Church of Howell, Michigan.
    • Howell (Mich.); Livingston County (Mich.); First Presbyterian Church (Howell, Mich.); church buildings; buildings
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1863-06-02 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William A. Barnard to his sister, Emily Barnard, dated June 2, 1863. In this letter, he discusses Au Sable Forks, New York, Kentucky civilians, Grass Lake, Michigan, General Morgan, and his orders to march.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Emily Barnard; Barnard, Emily; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; First Lieutenant; Columbia (Ky.); Au Sable Forks (N.Y.); civilians; Grass Lake (Mich.); John Hunt...
    • Idlewild - "Tabernacle A.M.E. Church, Idlewild, Mich."

    • Black and white photograph of the Tabernacle A.M.E. Church (African Methodist Episcopal) in Idlewild, Michigan. Idlewild was one of the most popular vacation destinations in Michigan during the first half of the Twentieth Century. It was also one...
    • Idlewild (Mich.); Lake County (Mich.); Tabernacle A.M.E. Church (Idlewild, Mich.); buildings; church buildings;
    • Lansing - Bird's-eye view from capitol, looking north

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1891 of the view north from the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan. Churches in this image include the First Baptist Church (now Christ Community Church), Central United Methodist Church and St. Paul's...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Christ Community Church (Lansing, Mich.); Central United Methodist Church (Lansing, Mich.); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Lansing, Mich.); church buildings; buildings; cityscapes;
    • Church, Nathan

    • Portrait of Nathan Church, from Arcadia. First Lieutenant Twenty-sixth Infantry, 9/1/1862. Adjutant, 4/15/1863. Captain, 4/15/1864. Brevet Major U.S. Volunteers, "for gallant services before Petersburg, Va." Major, 9/12/1864. Lieutenant...
    • Church, Nathan;Nathan Church; American Civil War; ; military officer; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; saber; Gratiot County (Mich.); Ithaca (Mich.)
    • Pontiac - Aerial View of downtown

    • Black and white aerial photograph of downtown Pontiac, Michigan. The city hall can be seen in the background, along with the Oakland Towne Center (formerly Pontiac State Bank Building, Pontiac's tallest building, built 1929), and the two spires of...
    • Pontiac (Mich.); Oakland County (Mich.); Oakland Towne Center Building (Pontiac, Mich.); Pontiac City Hall (Pontiac, Mich.); First Presbyterian Church (Pontiac, Mich.); aerial views; city halls; church buildings; skyscrapers; cityscapes;


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