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    • Map of Saline Township

    • 1874 map of Saline Township in Washtenaw County, showing property lines.
    • land ownership; transportation; Saline (Mich.); Washtenaw County (Mich.); maps; property maps
    • Map of the Village of Vassar

    • This 1860 map of Vassar, Michigan was encapsulated to hold it together. At some point in it's history it may have been coated as a conservation measure.
    • villages; land ownership; Vassar (Mich.); Tuscola County (Mich.); maps
    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1862-12-17 Letter from Arza Bartholomew

    • Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated December 17, 1862. In this letter, he discusses family news, scouting, the status of his regiment, illness, and farming in the south.
    • American Civil War; Arza Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Arza; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Nashville (Tenn.); scout; Confederate Army;...
    • 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;...
    • Cambria

    • This village is shown on the bottom part of the map. It shows the village of Cambria and surrounding area in Hillsdale County, Michigan.
    • villages; land ownership; Hillsdale County (Mich.); maps
    • MS 2004-23: Bush Family Collection  1863-03-30 Letter from Frederick Willard

    • Letter from Frederick Willard to Frederick and Cynthia Bush dated March 30, 1863. In this letter, he discusses his health, his opinions on slavery and Copperheads, and the status of his regiment.
    • American Civil War; Frederick Willard; Willard, Frederick; Frederick E. Bush;Bush, Frederick E.; Cynthia (Willard) Bush; Bush, Cynthia (Willard); 160th New York Infantry; One Hundred and Sixtieth New York Infantry; Sergeant; jaundice; illness;...
    • Map of the City of Flint

    • The City of Flint, Michigan in 1873. This maps also shows land ownership for larger parcels of land.
    • cities; land ownership; Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); maps
    • 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; Michigan; maps
    • Map of Carmel [Township, Eaton County]

    • Map from 1895 of Carmel Township in Eaton County, including land ownership.
    • Carmel Township (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); maps; land ownership; transportation; cadastral maps
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1861-04-19 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William Barnard to Emily Barnard dated April 19, 1861. In this letter he discusses his impressions of Lansing, Michigan, the recruitment of troupes, and the euphoria surrounding the beginning of the war.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Emily Barnard; Barnard, Emily; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; Sergeant; Lansing (Mich.); enlistment; morale
    • Map of the Big Rapids & Western Railroad

    • Shows land ownership along the railroad line in Newaygo and Mecosta Counties, Michigan in 1887.
    • railroads; railroad maps; land ownership; Newaygo County (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.)
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1863-02-20 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William A. Barnard to his father, Stephen Barnard, dated February 20, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, his promotion, finances, food, and the weather.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Stephen A. Barnard; Barnard, Stephen A.; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; First Lieutenant; Newport News (Va.); regimental history; promotion; food; finances; navy;...
    • Frontier

    • The village of Frontier is depicted on the lower left inset of this map which shows Fayette Township, Hillsdale County and the village of East Moserville as well.
    • villages; land ownership; Fayette Township (Hillsdale County, Mich.); Hillsdale County (Mich.); East Moserville (Mich.); Frontier (Mich.); maps
    • Land Type Map of Charlevoix County

    • This map shows the physical features, transportation system and placement of buildings in Charlevoix County, Michigan in 1940.
    • land cover; roads; railroads; land settlement; Charlevoix County (Mich.); survey maps


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