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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 69-121: Grace Dunham Collection  1861-12-23 Letter from Alphonso Crane

    • Letter from Alphonso Crane to his cousin dated December 23, 1861. In this letter, he discusses the camp, looting, the weather, General McClellan's opinion on the 2nd Michigan Infantry, a local wash woman, and the status of friends on the front.
    • American Civil War; Alphonso D. Crane; Crane, Alphonso D.; Second Michigan Infantry; 2nd Michigan Infantry; Camp Michigan (Va.); camp; looting; weather; George McClellan; McClellan, George; wash woman; clothes; laundry; women;
    • 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,...
    • Lombard, George W.

    • Portrait of George W. Lombard, Company E, Fourth Michigan Infantry, 1861-1864 Hillsdale. Captain. (Michigan Soldiers and Sailors Index) (Page 1, Fourth Michigan Infantry Descriptive Roll). Back of photograph indicates 'was killed in the...
    • Lombard, George W. ;George W. Lombard; American Civil War ; ; ; Fourth Michigan Infantry ;4th Michigan Infantry; captain ; Hillsdale (Mich.) ; Wilderness, Battle of the, Va., 1864
    • Kibbe, Willis H.

    • Portrait of Willis H. Kibbe, 1861-1865. (Veteran), St. Joseph County. Enlisted in company B, First Infantry, March 22, 1862, age 21. Mustered April 10, 1862. Re-enlisted March 23, 1864 at Detroit, Mich. Mustered March 24, 1864. Joined...
    • Kibbe, Willis H.;Willis H. Kibbe; American Civil War ; First Michigan Infantry; 1st Michigan Infantry; St. Joseph County (Mich.) ; Detroit (Mich.) ; Camp Hamilton (Va.) ; Jeffersonville (Ind.) ; Burr Oak (Mich.) ; soldier; saber
    • Elder, John A.

    • Portrait of John A. Elder, 1861-1865. Lansing. Enlisted in company E, Eighth Infantry, as Corporal, June 14, 1861, for 3 years, age 25. Mustered Jan. 10, 1862. First Sergeant. Discharged to accept promotion, May 13, 1863. Commissioned Second...
    • Elder, John A. ;John A. Elder; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Eighth Michigan Infantry ;8th Michigan Infantry; corporal ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; captain ; Lansing (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of,...
    • 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;...
    • MS 69-110: Cook Family Collection  1862-06-22 Letter from George H. Cook

    • Letter from George H. Cook to Sarah Cook dated June 22, 1862. In this letter, he discusses skirmishes, the status of his regiment, visiting the battlefield at Fair Oaks, and his hopes of coming home soon.
    • American Civil War; George H. Cook; Cook, George H.; Sarah Cook; Cook, Sarah; Twenty-seventh New York Infantry; 27th New York Infantry; Fair Oaks (Va.); skirmish; regimental history; Battle of Fair Oaks; death; burial;
    • 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...
    • Glaspie, Andrew P.

    • Portrait of Andrew P. Glaspie, c.1900. Oakland County. Enlisted in company H, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 28, 1861, at Monroe, for 3 years, age 19. Mustered Aug. 28, 1861. Sergeant. Wounded in action at Fredericksburg, Va., May 3, 1863. Discharged at...
    • Glaspie, Andrew P. ;Andrew P. Glaspie; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Seventh Michigan Infantry ;7th Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; Oakland County (Mich.) ; Monroe (Mich.) ; Fredericksburg (Va.), Battle of, 1862 ; Detroit (Mich.)
    • 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 ;...
    • McCollum, Walter

    • Portrait of Walter McCollum, 1861-1864. Lodi. Entered service in company H, Twentieth Infantry, at organization, as Second Lieutenant, age 21. Commissioned July 29, 1862. Mustered Aug. 19, 1862. Commissioned First Lieutenant Feb. 24, 1863....
    • McCollum, Walter ;Walter McCollum; American Civil War ; ; ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ;20th Michigan Infantry; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; captain ; Lodi (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864

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