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    • MS 2008-46: Civil War Letters of Mack and Nan Ewing  1864-09-20 Letter from Mack Ewing

    • Letter from Mack Ewing to Nan Ewing dated September 20, 1864. In this letter, Ewing discusses financial issues at home, building a fort, and General Philip Sheridan's victory in the Shenandoah Valley.
    • 2nd Michigan Infantry; American Civil War; Ewing, Henry McKendree; Ewing, Mack; Ewing, Nan; Ewing, Nancy (Hank); Nancy (Hank) Ewing; Henry McKendree Ewing; Mack Ewing; Nan Ewing; Second Michigan Infantry; Sheridan, Philip Henry; Philip Henry...
    • 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  1863-09-29 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;...
    • Moody, Edward W.

    • Edward W. Moody, Co. G, 12th Michigan Infantry, full length portrait. In poor condition, emulsion peeled and cracking badly, mat elipitcal gilt, with clover pattern, in good condition, made by "Holmes, Booth & Hayden, Waterbury, Conn., no case.
    • Tintype; Moody, Edward W.; Twelfth Michigan Infantry; Civil War; Soldiers; Military Uniforms;Holmes, Booth & Hayden; Waterbury (Conn.)
    • Adrian - "Monument Square, Soldiers' Monument, Adrian, Mich."

    • Postcard souvenir depicting the Civil War Memorial in Memorial Park, Adrian, Michigan. The memorial was erected in 1870 to commemorate soldiers from Adrian who died in the Civil War. This image is part of the "Souvenir Folder of Adrian, Mich."
    • Adrian (Mich.); Lenawee County (Mich.); Memorial Park (Adrian, Mich.); Civil War Memorial (Adrian, Mich.); monuments; parks
    • Unidentified Civil War soldier

    • Unidentified Civil War soldier, wearing lieutenant bars on shoulders, with sword on belt, seated. Beautiful scalloped mat with intricate patterns, case of paper covered wood with scalloped designs, 1/2 case missing.
    • Tintype; Civil War; Soldiers; Man; Military Uniforms
    • Detroit - Aerial view of downtown, 1929

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1929 of downtown Detroit, Michigan. The view is southwest from about Randolph and Monroe Streets to the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square Building (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Old Federal...
    • Detroit - Campus Martius and Cadillac Square, approx. 1902

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1902 of Campus Martius and Cadillac Square, from the old Detroit City Hall in Detroit, Michigan. The Wayne County Building (formerly Wayne County Courthouse) is at the end of Cadillac Square.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); streetcars; courthouses; monuments; street...
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1863-12-27 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis dated month day, year. In this letter, he describes soldier life, Provost Guard duty, a draft, abolitionists, and family and community news.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; mail; postal service; Christmas; theater; Provost Gaurd; prisoners; courting; draft;...
    • Detroit - "Soldiers' Monument, City Hall and Dime Bank Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1913 showing the view west from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. On the left in the background is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham), and next to that, can be seen the Penobscot block, with only the original Penobscot...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit - Campus Martius, circa 1885-1895

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1885-1895 of Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. The Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument is prominent in the foreground; it was erected in 1872 to commemorate the fallen of the Civil War. In the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); J. L Hudson Company (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; city halls; monuments; street scenes; carriages and coaches;
    • MS 2004-23: Bush Family Collection  1863-07-30 Letter from Samuel Willard

    • Letter from Samuel Willard to Cynthia Bush dated July 30, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the Battle of Gettysburg, Confederate morale, and his health.
    • American Civil War; Samuel Willard; Willard, Samuel; Cynthia (Willard) Bush; Bush, Cynthia (Willard); 136th New York Infantry; One Hundred and Thirty-sixth New York Infantry; Private; hospital; United States General Hospital (Annapolis, Md.);...
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1862-12-17 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William Barnard to his brother, Edward Barnard dated December 17, 1862. In this letter, he describes the Battle of Fredericksburg, looting, and his new hat.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Edward Barnard; Barnard, Edward; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; Sergeant Major; Fredericksburg (Va.); Fredericksburg, Battle of Fredericksburg; Battle of,...

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