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    • Draper, Walter P.

    • Portrait of Walter P. Draper, 1863-1865. Enlisted in company F, Sixth Infantry, Dec. 29, 1863, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Jan. 6, 1864. Mustered out at New Orleans, La., Aug. 20, 1865 (Descriptive Roll Sixth Michigan Volunteers.)
    • Draper, Walter P. ;Walter P. Draper; American Civil War ; ; Sixth Michigan Infantry ;6th Michigan Infantry; Jackson (Mich.)
    • Sweeney, James L.

    • Portrait of James L. Sweeney, post war, c.1880. (Veteran) Eaton County. Enlisted in company H, Sixth Infantry, Aug. 7, 1861, at Charlotte, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Aug. 20, 1861. Re-enlisted Feb. 1, 1864 at Port Hudson, La. Mustered Feb....
    • Sweeney, James L. ;James L. Sweeney; American Civil War ; ; Sixth Michigan Infantry ;6th Michigan Infantry; Eaton County (Mich.) ; Charlotte (Mich.)
    • Stark, Henry

    • Portrait of Henry Stark, 1861-1865. Otsego. Entered service in company G, Sixth Infantry, at organization, as First Lieutenant, June 19, 1861, at Fort Wayne, for 3 years, age 45. Commissioned Aug. 19, 1861. Mustered Aug. 20, 1861. Commissioned...
    • Stark, Henry ;Henry Stark; American Civil War ; ; ; Sixth Michigan Infantry ;6th Michigan Infantry; first lieutenant ; captain ; Otsego (Mich.) ; Fort Wayne (Mich.)
    • Duprew, Harvey

    • Portrait of Harvey Duprew or Du Prew, Harvey 1864-1865. Enlisted in company F, Sixth Infantry, Jan. 5, 1864, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 19. Mustered Jan. 12, 1864. Corporal, July 1, 1865. Mustered out at New Orleans, La., Aug. 20,...
    • Duprew, Harvey ;Harvey Duprew; Du Prew, Harvey ;Harvey Du Prew; Dupraw, Harvey ;Harvey Dupraw; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Sixth Michigan Infantry ; Jackson (Mich.)
    • MS 56-6: Gladys Niles Halbert Collection  1865-02-28 Letter from Daniel Halbert

    • Letter from Daniel Halbert to his cousin, Maria Halbert, dated February 28, 1865. In this letter, he discusses the weather, Dauphin Island, draft deserters, courting, and the end of the war.
    • American Civil War; Daniel Halbert; Halbert, Daniel; Maria Halbert; Halbert, Maria; Sixth Michigan Infantry; 6th Michigan Infantry; private; Fort Gaines (Ala.); weather; Dauphin Island (Ala); draft; draft deserters; courting; Sherman, William...
    • 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;...
    • Marvill, Lewis

    • Portrait of Lewis Marvill, 1864-1865. Likely Louis J. Marvill described as follows: Enlisted in company F, Sixth Infantry, Jan. 5, 1864, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 36. Mustered Jan. 11, 1864. Discharged on Surgeon's certificate of disability...
    • Marvill, Lewis ;Lewis Marvill; Marvill, Louis J. ;Louis J. Marvill; American Civil War ; ; Sixth Michigan Infantry ;6th Michigan Infantry; Jackson (Mich.)
    • Nellis Family (Andrew and George Nellis)

    • Portrait of Nellis Family Andrew and George 1863-1866. Andrew J. enlisted in company F Sixth Cavalry March 28 1865 at Croton for 1 year age 43. Mustered March 28 1865. Transferred to company K First Cavalry Nov. 17 1865. Discharged at Detroit...
    • Nellis, Andrew J.;Andrew J. Nellis; Nellis, George;George Nellis; American Civil War; ; Sixth Michigan Cavalry;6th Michigan Cavalry; First Michigan Cavalry;1st Michigan Cavalry; Croton (Mich.)
    • MS 56-6: Gladys Niles Halbert Collection  1865-03-28 Letter from Daniel Halbert

    • Letter from Daniel Halbert to his cousin, Maria Halbert, dated March 28, 1865. In this letter, he discusses the weather, rumors concerning the status of various regiments, the draft, and courting.
    • American Civil War; Daniel Halbert; Halbert, Daniel; Maria Halbert; Halbert, Maria; Sixth Michigan Infantry; 6th Michigan Infantry; private; Fort Gaines (Ala.); weather; draft; draft deserters; courting;
    • MS 69-124: Ben J. Allen Collection  1861-06-26 Letter from Giles B. Allen

    • Letter from Giles B. Allen to his mother, Nancy Allen, dated June 26, 1861. In this letter, he discusses his health, rotten food, and friends from Saline visiting camp.
    • American Civil War; Giles B. Allen; Allen, Giles B.; Nancy (Whitlsie) Allen; Allen, Nancy (Whitlsie); Sixth Michigan Infantry; 6th Michigan Infantry; Detroit (Mich.); Fort Wayne (Detroit, Mich.); health; illness; food; rations; Saline (Mich.);...
    • Clark, George

    • Portrait of George Clark 1862-1863. Lansing. Enlisted in company G Sixth Cavalry Sept. 8 1862 at Lansing for 3 years age 19. Mustered Oct. 11 1862. Corporal Nov. 24 1862. Killed in action at Boonsboro Md. July 11 1863. Buried in National...
    • Clark, George;George Clark; American Civil War; ; Sixth Michigan Cavalry;6th Michigan Cavalry; saber; Lansing (Mich.); Boonsboro (Md.)
    • MS 69-124: Ben J. Allen Collection  1861-06-28 Letter from Giles B. Allen

    • Letter from Giles Allen to his sister, Lib Allen, dated June 28, 1861. In this letter, he discusses writing letters, his health, camp life, and getting measured for uniforms.
    • American Civil War; Giles B. Allen; Allen, Giles B.; Lib Allen; Allen, Lib; Sixth Michigan Infantry; 6th Michigan Infantry; Detroit (Mich.); Fort Wayne (Detroit, Mich.); mail; health; illness; camp life; soldiering; uniform; Corporal
    • Ballard, Stephen H.

    • Portrait of Stephen H. Ballard 1862-1865. Officer in the Sixth Michigan Cavalry. From Grand Rapids MI.
    • Ballard, Stephen H.;Stephen H. Ballard; American Civil War; ; military officer; Sixth Michigan Cavalry;6th Michigan Cavalry; Grand Rapids (Mich.)

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