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    • 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,...
    • 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;...
    • McCreery, Charles H.

    • Portrait of Charles H. McCreery, 1861-1865. Flint. Entered service in Eighth Infantry, as Second Lieutenant. Commissioned Sept. 3, 1862. Commissioned First Lieutenant and Adjutant, Sept. 24, 1862. Commissioned Captain, company F, March 27,...
    • McCreery, Charles H. ;Charles H. McCreery; American Civil War ; ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; Ninth Army Corps ;9th Army Corps; U. S. Volunteers ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; adjutant ; captain ; assistant...
    • Ely, Ralph

    • Portrait of Ralph Ely, 1861-1866. Alma. Entered service in company C, Eighth Infantry, at organization, as Captain, , Aug. 12, 1861, at Ithaca, for 3 years, age 41. Commissioned Aug. 12, 1861. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. Wounded in action at...
    • Ely, Ralph ;Ralph Ely; American Civil War ; ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; Ninth Army Corps ;9th Army Corps; U. S. Volunteers ; captain ; major ; lieutenant colonel ; brevet colonel ; colonel ; brevet brigadier general ;...
    • Detroit - "Washington Boulevard, North from Michigan Ave., Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1917-1923 of Washington Boulevard, looking north from Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Book Building (1917), prior to the tower being added in 1926. In the background on the left is the Statler...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); General Alexander Macomb Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney...
    • MS 2008-38: Balcom Family Collection  1863-10-09 Letter from Justus A. Balcom

    • Letter from Justus A. Balcom to his parent, Johnson and Oriza Balcom, dated October 8, 1863. In this letter, he discusses being in the hospital with ague, the Battle of Chickamauga, General Rosecrans, and food.
    • American Civil War; Justus A. Balcom; Balcom, Justus A.; Johnson Balcom; Balcom, Johnson; Oriza Balcom; Balcom, Oriza; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Chattanooga (Tenn.); hospital; ague; fever; Battle of Chickamauga;...
    • State of Michigan

    • This map shows the railroads of Michigan as well as the state boundaries in the Great Lakes in 1904.
    • railroads; maps; railroad maps; Native Americans; reservations; boundaries; boundary maps; Great Lakes
    • Myers, Joseph W.

    • Portrait of Joseph W. Myers, 1862-1865. Ingham County. Enlisted in company D, Fourteenth Infantry, as First Sergeant, Nov. 10 1861, at Lansing, for 3 years, age 23. Mustered Jan. 7, 1862. Commissioned Second Lieutenant July 4, 1862. Discharged...
    • Myers, Joseph W. ;Joseph W. Myers; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Fourteenth Michigan Infantry ;14th Michigan Infantry; Fourteenth Army Corps ;14th Army Corps; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; adjutant ;...
    • Grant, Ulysses S.

    • Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant 1861-1865.
    • Grant, Ulysses S.;Ulysses S. Grant;general; American Civil War; President of the United States ; Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885;Ulysses S. Grant (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885
    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1862-11-23 Letter from Arza Bartholomew

    • Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated November 23, 1862. In this letter, he discusses the mail, supply trains, dressing hog meat, his health, and a suicide at camp.
    • American Civil War; Arza Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Arza; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Nashville (Tenn.); supplies; railroad; food; illness;...
    • Pulford, John

    • Portrait of John Pulford, 1861-1865. Entered service in company A, Fifth Infantry, at organization, as First Lieutenant, June 19, 1861, at Fort Wayne, for 3 years, age 24. Commisioned June 10, 1861. Mustered Aug. 28, 1861. Commissioned Captain,...
    • Pulford, John ;John Pulford; American Civil War ; Fifth Michigan Infantry ;5th Michigan Infantry; U.S. Volunteers ; Nineteenth U.S. Infantry ;19th U.S. Infantry; Thirty-seventh U.S. Infantry ;37th U.S. Infantry; first lieutenant ; captain ; major ;...
    • Grant, Ulysses S.

    • Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant 1861-1865.
    • Grant, Ulysses S.;Ulysses S. Grant; general; American Civil War; President of the United States ; Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885;Ulysses S. Grant (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885
    • McPherson, James Birdseye

    • Photograph of James Birdseye McPherson 1861-1864. General fought mainly in the Tennessee area also at Vicksburg. Given control of the Army of Tennessee and was killed in the battle of Atlanta. For further description see M. Boatner's C.W....
    • McPherson, James Birdseye;James Birdseye McPherson; American Civil War; general ; engineer
    • Detroit -"General Motors Building, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from 1938 showing the large General Motors Building (later known as Cadillac Place) on West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. Built in 1922 by architect Albert Kahn, the building was the second largest building by capacity at its...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); General Motors Corporation; Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; Grand Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Place (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; office buildings; automotive industry; postcards
    • Kilpatrick, Hugh J.

    • Photograph of Hugh J. Kilpatrick 1861-1865. General involved in major battles. Nicknamed 'Kill Kilpatrick' known for reckless raids. For further description see M. Boatner's C.W. Dictionary.
    • Kilpatrick, Hugh J.;Hugh J. Kilpatrick; American Civil War; general

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