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    • Edgerly, Henry C.

    • Portrait of Henry C. Edgerly 1861-1865. Mt. Clemens. Entered service in company B Fifth Infantry at organization as Second Lieutenant June 19 1861 age 30 ... Mustered Jan. 20 1863. Resigned on account of disability Jan. 8 1865. For further...
    • Edgerly, Henry C.;Henry C. Edgerly; American Civil War; ; military officer; ; Fifth Michigan Cavalry;5th Michigan Cavalry; Eighth Michigan Cavalry;8th Michigan Cavalry; Mount Clemens (Mich.)
    • Dopson, Henry

    • Portrait of Henry Dopson 1862-1864. Muskegon. Entered service in company C Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as First Lieutenant Aug. 15 1862 at Muskegon for 3 years age 28. Commissioned Sept. 1 1862. Mustered Sept. 15 1862. Commissioned...
    • Dopson, Henry;Henry Dopson; American Civil War; ; military officer; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864; Muskegon (Mich.)
    • Roberts, A.E.

    • Two Civil War soldiers, one in frame, seated in chair, pants are tinted green. Second image filed behind is head and shoulder pose of a different soldier. Emulsion is in very bad condition, peeling away from plate, written on facing side is "A.E....
    • Tintype; Civil War; Soldiers; Military Uniforms; A.E. Roberts; Kalamazoo (Mich.)
    • 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;...
    • Sketch of Civil War capture

    • Original caption reads "Capture of Petersburg, Virginia - the Second Michigan raising the stars and stripes over the custom-house, April 3, 1865." Also: "Sketched by Andrew McCallum." Sketch shows soldiers marching through streets and flag raised...
    • American Civil War, Destruction & pillage; Second Michigan Infantry; Confiscations; Military personnel; Flags; Sketches; McCallum, Andrew; Petersburg (Va.)
    • Alger, John

    • Portrait of John Alger [Algor, Algoe], 1863. Captain of the Tenth Michigan Infantry. July 13, 1863. Inscribed: 'For Sister Jane From Your Brother John.' Flint. Enlisted service in company I, Tenth Infantry at organization as Second Lieutenant,...
    • Alger, John; John Alger; American Civil War; Tenth Michigan Infantry; 10th Michigan Infantry;Jonesboro, Battle of Jonesboro, Ga., 1864; Flint (Mich.); soldier; military officer; commissioned officer; second lieutenant; captain
    • Hadley, Edwin

    • Portrait of Edwin Hadley 1862-1864. Ann Arbor. Entered service in company E Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as First Lieutenant Aug. 14 1862 at Pontiac for 3 years age 23, Discharged on account of disability for wounds received in action at...
    • Hadley, Edwin;Edwin Hadley; American Civil War; ; military officer; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Ann Arbor (Mich.); Pontiac (Mich.)
    • Way, William C.

    • Portrait of William C. Way 1862-1865. Plymouth. Entered service in Twenty-fourth Infantry at organization as Chaplain at Detroit for 3 years age 38. Commissioned July 26 1862. Mustered Aug. 15 1862. Mustered out at Detroit Mich. June 30 1865. ...
    • Way, William C.;William C. Way; American Civil War; chaplain; ; military officer; ; Twenty-fourth Michigan Infantry;24th Michigan Infantry; Plymouth (Mich.); Detroit (Mich.)
    • Morry, George

    • George Morry, Kentucky Cavalry, seated, pistol drawn and held accross chest with finger on trigger, hand gilt painted buttons and stripes, fair condition. No mat, no case.
    • Tintype; Morry, George; Man; Kentucky Cavalry; Military uniforms; Civil War; Soldiers
    • "Our Present Peace Commissioners"

    • Photograph of Ulysses S. Grant, Philip Sheridan, William Tecumseh Sherman, Andrew Johnson, David Farragut, George HenryThomas, and David Dixon Porter. Circa 1865.
    • American Civil War ; military officer ; Farragut, David Glasgow, 1801-1870;David Glasgow Farragut; Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885;Ulysses S. Grant; Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875;Andrew Johnson; Porter, David D. (David Dixon),...
    • Unidentified Civil War soldier

    • Unidentified full length portrait, of Civil War Soldier, blanket used as back drop, taken outside. No protective glass, oval gilt mat with flowers in corner, case paper covered wood in poor condition, 1/2 missing.
    • Tintype; Soldiers; Civil War; Military Uniforms; Man
    • Three unidentified Civil War soldiers

    • Three unidentified Civil War soldiers, taken outside, may have been taken along side tent, swords at sides, full uniform, fair condition. Mat rectangular, with flower and leaf design, holes in corners, maybe left from nails driven in mat, poor...
    • Tintype; Men; Civil War; Soldiers; Military Uniforms
    • 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;...
    • Photograph of Fort Morgan, South-East Bastion

    • Civil War photograph of Fort Morgan, labeled number 4, with caption dating it to 1864. Shows cannons, sandbags and camps in the distance. Signed by Major U. Soule.
    • American Civil War; Forts & fortifications; Military camps; Batteries (Weaponry); Cannons; Fort Morgan (Ala.)
    • Newman, Perry E.

    • Perry E. Newman, Co. E. 29th Infantry, age 16 1/2, in Civil War uniform, rifle at side, with bayonet attached, painted background, gilt painted pompons on coat, scratched, fair condition, full standing pose, mat rectangular gilt with floral design,...
    • Tintype; Newman, Perry E.; Twenty-ninth Michigan Infantry; Civil War; Military uniforms; Man
    • Carter, Julius M.

    • Portrait of Julius M. Carter 1862-1865. Officer in C Company B Fourth Michigan Cavalry. From St. Johns MI. For further description see (Descriptive Roll Fourth Cavalry Volunteers).
    • Carter, Julius M.;Julius M. Carter; American Civil War; ; military officer; ; Fourth Michigan Cavalry;4th Michigan Cavalry; St. Johns (Mich.)


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