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    • Unidentified man with horse

    • Unidentified man with horse, and two men in background, man holding reins dressed in Civil War uniform, sword at side, horse saddled, "Old Standby" written at top of tintype. Mat gilt, scroll design, no cover glass, no case, in fair to poor...
    • Tintype; Man; Horses; Civil War; Military uniforms
    • Unidentified Civil War soldier

    • Unidentified Civil War Soldier, standing, point of rifle pointed downward, hand on butt of gun, sword at side, in full uniform, fair condition. Opposite side on facing newspaper cutout of woman helping soldier to recover from wounds and a piece of...
    • Tintype; Civil War; Soldiers; Military Uniforms; Man
    • 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
    • Seven men

    • Seven men, three standing, four sitting, unidentified, some with Civil War uniforms, fair condition. Cracked emulsion, mat recatangular with flowers and leaf design, no case.
    • Tintype; Men; Civil War; Military Uniforms; Soldiers
    • Arnold, George B.

    • Portrait of George B. Arnold, 1861-1865. Dexter. Enlisted in company D, Twentieth Infantry, Aug. 9, 1862, at Dexter, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Corporal June 2, 1864. Sergeant June 6, 1864. First Sergeant Nov. 1, 1864. Sergeant...
    • Arnold, George B. ; George B. Arnold; American Civil War ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; Dexter (Mich.); soldier; military officer; noncommissioned officer ; corporal; sergeant ; first sergeant ; sergeant major ; second...
    • McPherson, James

    • Portrait of James McPherson 1861-1865. Fentonville. Enlisted in company F, Seventh Infantry, as First Sergeant, June 19, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Aug. 22, 1861. First Sergeant. Commissioned Second Lieutenant May 10, 1862....
    • McPherson, James;James McPherson; American Civil War; ; noncommissioned officer; military officer; ; Fentonville (Mich.); Detroit (Mich.); Lowell (Mich.)
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1864-01-03 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated January 3, 1864. In this letter, he expresses his enjoyment of writing, laments the postal service, discusses southern society in Louisiana, and describes a Confederate prisoner of war in his...
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Plaquemines Parish (La.); Louisiana; postal service; mail; soldier behavior; holiday;...
    • Photograph of eight Civil War officers

    • Photograph of eight Civil War officers on a porch. Their heads were numbered directly on the photograph, and the men have been identified as (from left to right): Captain Benjamin F. Porter (8th Michigan Infantry), Capt. Lusk [?], Capt. Stephens,...
    • American Civil War; Military personnel; Men
    • MS 62-52: Douwe B. Yntema Collection  1864-01-13 Letter from Leonard G. Loomis

    • Letter from Leonard G. Loomis to Elizabeth Abbott dated January 13, 1864. In this letter, he details the role of the Provost Guard in the military and describes several prisoners.
    • American Civil War; Loomis, Leonard G.; Leonard G. Loomis; Abbott (Loomis), Elizabeth; Elizabeth (Loomis) Abbott; Forty-Second Ohio Infantry; 42nd Ohio Infantry; Plaquemines Parish (La.); Provost Guard; Union Prisoners of War; Confederate Prisoners...
    • Photograph of Civil War general

    • Photograph of a "Major General" in the Civil War. Identity is thought to be General William T. Sherman. Writing on the back indicates that this photo was kept by a member of the "Flint Cadets" (Flint, Mich.) from 1876.
    • American Civil War; Military personnel; Portraits; Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891;William T. (William Tecumseh) Sherman, 1820-1891
    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1863-03-23 Letter from Arza Bartholomew

    • Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated March 23, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the baby's health, politics in the North, his opinions on deserters, a grand review with General Rosecrans, skirmishes, finances, and...
    • American Civil War; Arza Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Arza; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Murfreesboro (Tenn.); baby; health; whooping cough;...
    • MS 61-9: George G. Christman Collection  1863-03-23 and 1863-03-24 Letter from William H....

    • Letter from William Bartholomew to his sister-in-law, Frank Bartholomew, dated March 23, 1863 and March 24, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the status of family and friends, the status of his regiment, a grand review, General Rosecrans, a...
    • American Civil War; William H. Bartholomew; Bartholomew, William H.; Frances Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frances; Frank Bartholomew; Bartholomew, Frank; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Murfreesboro (Tenn.); regimental history;...
    • Photograph of sketch of Detroit Civil War march

    • Photograph of a sketch originally appearing in The New-York Illustrated News on June 6, 1861, p. 140. Shows the Michigan Exchange on Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, with soldiers marching in rows and caption indicating that they belong to the Third...
    • American Civil War; Soldiers; Military parades & ceremonies; Marching; Third Michigan Infantry;3rd Michigan Infantry; Detroit (Mich.)
    • Barnhart, Levant W.

    • Portrait of Levant W. Barnhart 1862-1865. Officer in the Sixth Michigan Cavalry. From Ypsilanti MI. Enlisted in company E, Sixth Michigan Cavalry, November 25, 1862, at Ypsilanti for 3 years. Age 28. First...
    • Barnhart, Levant W.;Levant W. Barnhart; American Civil War; ; noncommissioned officer; military officer; ; Sixth Michigan Cavalry;6th Michigan Cavalry; Fourth United States Cavalry;4th United States Cavalry; Ypsilanti (Mich.)

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