Letter from Ambrose Abbott to Alvin Hank dated February 12, 1863. In this letter, he discusses his views on the war and the Copperhead Movement, and the status of his son, Gardner Hank, serving on the front.
Stevens T. Mason, 1st Governor of Michigan, 1835-1840. Democrat. Religion: Episcopal. Born in Virginia in 1811. Died 1843. Buried in Detroit. Lawyer by Trade. •aAlso, Governor (acting) of Michigan Territory, 1831-1835.p
Map from 1761 indended to illustrate fur trading between Michigan settlements and Canada, showing the eastern section of the Upper Peninsula, including the Straits of Mackinac, St. Marys River and portions of Ontario.
maps; fur trading; Straits of Mackinac; St. Marys River;