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    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1863-03-28 Letter from Arza Bartholomew

    • Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated March 28, 1863. In this letter, he discusses picket duty, finances, the draft, and food.
    • American Civil War; Arza Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Arza; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Murfreesboro (Tenn.); picket duty; finances; draft;...
    • Cooper, Aaron W.

    • Portrait of Aaron W. Cooper, 1865. Grass Lake. Enlisted in company C (reorganized) Eleventh Infantry, Feb. 22, 1865, at Jackson, for 1 year, age 24. Mustered Feb. 24, 1865. Discharged at Louisville, Ky., July 18, 1865. Present residence,...
    • Cooper, Aaron W. ;Aaron W. Cooper; American Civil War ; ; Eleventh Michigan Infantry ;11th Michigan Infantry; Grass Lake (Mich.) ; Fowlerville (Mich.)
    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1863-01-05 Letter from Arza Bartholomew

    • Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated January 5, 1863. In this letter, he discusses Stones River, deserters, their captain's wounds, and the status of family and friends.
    • American Civil War; Arza Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Arza; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Murfreesboro (Tenn.); Stones River, Battle of,...
    • Patterson, David H.

    • Portrait of David H. Patterson 1862-1864. Grass Lake. Entered service in company K Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as Second Lieutenant age 30 ... Discharged on account of disability Dec. 27 1864. For further description see (Descriptive...
    • Patterson, David H.;David H. Patterson; American Civil War; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Grass Lake (Mich.)
    • 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;...
    • Felt, Hartman S.

    • Portrait of Hartman S. Felt, 1861-1864. (Veteran) Grass Lake. Enlisted in company B, Seventh Infantry, as Corporal, Aug. 20, 1861 age 25. Mustered Aug. 26, 1861. Wounded in action at Fair Oaks, Va., May 31, 1862. Re-enlisted Dec. 18, 1863, at...
    • Felt, Hartman S. ;Hartman S. Felt; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Seventh Michigan Infantry ;7th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; Grass Lake (Mich.) ; Stevensburg (Va.); Fair Oaks, Battle of,...
    • 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...
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1863-07-02 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William A. Barnard to his sister dated July 2, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the siege of Vicksburg, the status of his regiment, and celebrations for the 4th of July.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; First Lieutenant; Vicksburg (Miss.); Siege of Vicksburg; regimental history; Fourth of July; celebration;
    • Idlewild - "Grass Point, Idlewild, Mich."

    • Black and white photograph from Grass Point 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 of the only vacation spots in the United...
    • Idlewild (Mich.); Lake County (Mich.); Lake Idlewild; lakes; nature scenes
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-03-01 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated March 1, 1863. In this letter, he contrasts the civil war and Christian Warfare, discusses soldier morale, and Elizabeth's school.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Christian Warfare; religion; enlistment; education; courting
    • Patterson, David H.

    • Portrait of David H. Patterson 1862-1864. Grass Lake. Entered service in company K Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as Second Lieutenant age 30 ... Discharged on account of disability Dec. 27 1864. For further description see (Descriptive...
    • Patterson, David H.;David H. Patterson; American Civil War; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Grass Lake (Mich.)
    • Village of Grass Lake and Village of Concord

    • One sheet map from 1874 showing the Village of Grass Lake on one side and the Village of Concord on the other.
    • Concord (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); Grass Lake (Mich.); cadastral maps; property maps; maps; land ownership; maps
    • Patterson, David H.

    • Portrait of David H. Patterson 1862-1864. Grass Lake. Entered service in company K Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as Second Lieutenant age 30 ... Discharged on account of disability Dec. 27 1864. For further description see (Descriptive...
    • Patterson, David H.;David H. Patterson; American Civil War; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Grass Lake (Mich.)

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