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    • Tracy, Benjamin C.

    • Portrait of Benjamin C. Tracy, 1861-1865. Grand Rapids. Enlisted in company F, Third Infantry, as Sergeant, May 13, 1861, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 29. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned Second Lieutenant Jan. 1, 1862. Commissioned...
    • Tracy, Benjamin C. ;Benjamin C. Tracy; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; brigade quartermaster ; Grand Rapids (Mich.) ; Detroit...
    • Duprew, Harvey

    • Portrait of Harvey Duprew or Du Prew, Harvey 1864-1865. Enlisted in company F, Sixth Infantry, Jan. 5, 1864, at Jackson, for 3 years, age 19. Mustered Jan. 12, 1864. Corporal, July 1, 1865. Mustered out at New Orleans, La., Aug. 20,...
    • Duprew, Harvey ;Harvey Duprew; Du Prew, Harvey ;Harvey Du Prew; Dupraw, Harvey ;Harvey Dupraw; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; Sixth Michigan Infantry ; Jackson (Mich.)
    • Sayers, John H.

    • Portrait of John H. Sayers 1862-1863. Vevay. Entered service in company H Twenty-sixth Infantry at organization as Captain Aug. 13 1862 at Mason for 3 years age 28. Commissioned Sept. 1 1862. Mustered Sept. 25 1862. Discharged for disability...
    • Sayers, John H.;John H. Sayers; American Civil War; ; military officer; ; Twenty-sixth Michigan Infantry;26th Michigan Infantry; Vevay (Mich.); Mason (Mich.)
    • 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...
    • 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,...
    • 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;...
    • Ainsworth, David E.

    • Portrait of David E. Ainsworth, 1861-1865. Ann Arbor. Entered service in company D, Twentieth Infantry, at organization as Second Lieutenant, age 24. Commissioned July 29, 1862. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Commissioned First Lieutenant Jan. 26,...
    • Ainsworth, David E.; David E. Ainsworth; American Civil War; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; Ann Arbor (Mich.) ; Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864;soldier; military officer; commissioned officer; second lieutenant...
    • 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.)
    • Anderson, John

    • Portrait of John Anderson, c. 1861-1880. Parma. Enered service in company E, Twentieth Infantry, at organization, as Captain, age 52. Commissioned July 29, 1862. Mustered Aug. 16, 1862. Resigned and honorably discharged near Falmouth, Va., Jan. 9,...
    • Anderson, John ;John Anderson; American Civil War ; Twentieth Michigan Infantry ; 20th Michigan Infantry; Parma (Mich.); soldier; military officer; commissioned officer; captain
    • MS 91-480 Henry Albert Potter Collection  1864-05-22 Letter from Henry Albert Potter

    • Letter from Henry Albert Potter to his sister, Amelia Potter, dated May 22, 1864. In this letter, he describes a skirmish with the Confederate Army and southern aristocracy.
    • American Civil War; Henry Albert Potter; Potter, Henry Albert; Amelia Potter; Potter, Amelia; 4th Michigan Cavalry; Fourth Michigan Cavalry; Kingston (Ga.); First Lieutenant; Commissioned Officer; southern society; regimental history; skirmish;
    • Noble, William

    • Portrait of William Noble, 1861-1863. Detroit. Enlisted in company G, Second Infantry, as First Sergeant, May 21, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 19. Mustered May 25, 1861. Sergeant Major July 16, 1861. Commissioned Second Lieutenant,...
    • Noble, William;William Noble; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Second Michigan Infantry ;2nd Michigan Infantry; first sergeant ; sergeant major ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; adjutant ; aid-de-camp ; provost marshal ;...
    • Stewart, James

    • Portrait of James Stewart, 1861-1865. Detroit. Enlisted in company G, Fourteenth Infantry, as First Sergeant, Dec. 6, 1861, at Detroit, for 3 years, age 26. Mustered Jan. 7, 1862. Commissioned Second Lieutenant Dec. 1, 1862. Mustered Feb. 6,...
    • Stewart, James ;James Stewart; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Fourteenth Michigan Infantry ;14th Michigan Infantry; Fourteenth Army Corps ;14th Army Corps; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; aide-de-camp ;...
    • Ritter, Peter

    • Portrait of Peter Ritter, 1861-1865. Angola, Ind. Enlisted in company F, (reorganized) Third Infantry, Aug. 15, 1864 at Muir, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Sept. 12, 1864. Corporal Oct. 18, 1864. Sergeant Feb. 17, 1865. First Sergeant May 10,...
    • Ritter, Peter ;Peter Ritter; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Third Michigan Infantry ;3rd Michigan Infantry; corporal ; sergeant ; first sergeant ; second lieutenant ; first lieutenant ; Angola (Ind.) ; Muir (Mich.)
    • Morse, Allen Benton

    • Portrait of Allen Benton Morse, post war, c.1880. Ionia. Enlisted in company B, Sixteenth Infantry, as Sergeant, July 30, 1861, at Ionia, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Sept. 7, 1861. Commissioned First Lieutenant, company I, Twenty-first...
    • Morse, Allen Benton ;Allen Benton Morse; American Civil War; Sixteenth Michigan Infantry; 16th Michigan Infantry; Twenty-first Michigan Infantry; 21st Michigan Infantry; Mission Ridge; Missionary Ridge, Battle of, Tenn., 1863; Ionia (Mich.);...
    • Kearny, Phillip

    • Photograph of Phillip Kearny general Cavalry officer who is noted for his performance in the 2nd Battle of Bull Run. Killed at Chantilly 1862 1861-1862. For further description see M. Boatner's C.W. Dictionary.
    • Kearny, Phillip;Phillip Kearny; officer; American Civil War; Mexican-American War
    • Roberts, Joseph R.J.

    • Portrait of Joseph R.J. Roberts, likely after war, c.1870. Kalamazoo. Enlisted in company I, Second Infantry, April 22, 1861, at Kalamazoo, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered May 25, 1861. Re-enlisted Dec. 31, 1863, at Blain's Cross Roads, Tenn. ...
    • Roberts, Joseph R.J. ;Joseph R.J. Roberts; American Civil War ; ; noncommissioned officer ; ; Second Michigan Infantry ;2nd Michigan Infantry; Kalamazoo (Mich.) ; Lake Odessa (Mich.)

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