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Sheldon R. Curtiss papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00215
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two copies of a published transcript of the Civil War diary kept by Sheldon R. Curtiss, a native of Saranac, Michigan. His diary describes army life as well as his experiences as a prisoner in Libby Prison and at Andersonville. The diary edited by his youngest daughter Evelyn Curtiss Lowrey, was originally published in the Ionia County News.
Dates: 1862 - 1864

Smith and Carpenter families papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00301
Scope and Contents This collection contains four Civil War letters and a small diary of Josiah B. Smith, kept during his service as a bugler in the 8th Michigan Cavalry in Tennessee and Kentucky. The letters were written to Josiah's wife, Mary A. Smith. In the diary, Josiah writes about daily duties in camp, his letter writing schedule, and the condition of his health. The collection also includes an official copy of his enlistment and discharge papers.In addition, receipts for taxes on land in...
Dates: 1864 - 1913

Webster Teachout papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00150
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Civil War letters from Webster Teachout of the 11th Michigan Cavalry to his family in Michigan. Teachout served primarily in Kentucky and Tennessee. His letters describe daily camp life and troop movements.
Dates: 1864 - 1895

Wilbur Nelson papers

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Identifier: c-00159
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Nelson's war diaries, several transcriptions, a narrative describing Nelson's war experiences, and a muster roll. Nelson wrote his diaries in shorthand. Included are his original diary for 1864, typed and handwritten transcriptions of the 1864 diary, and a typed transcription of Nelson's diary for 1865 (the original is not included in the collection). The narrative, written by Nelson's grandson Gaylord Nelson, is based on Wilbur Nelson's diary for 1863 and his...
Dates: 1864 - 1865

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United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 23rd (1862-1865) 3
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United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 8th (1862-1865) 2
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Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Andersonville Prison 1
Angell family (Mary Anne Bryant Mayo, 1845-1903) 1
Arnold family (William Arnold) 1
Bridger, Lewis 1
Bryant family (Mary Anne Bryant Mayo, 1845-1903) 1
Buell, Jennie 1
Cathcart, C. W. (Charles William), 1809-1888 1
Cathcart, James L. (James Leander), 1767-1843 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Coryell family 1
Curtiss, Sheldon R. 1
Davis family 1
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Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Libby Prison 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Madison, James, 1751-1836 1
Marsh family (Benjamin F. Marsh) 1
Mayo family (Perry Mayo, 1839-1921) 1
Mayo, Mary Anne Bryant, 1845-1903 1
Mayo, Nelson S. (Nelson Slater), 1866-1958 1
Michigan State Grange 1
Michigan State University. Buildings 1
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Michigan State University. Mary Mayo Hall 1
Moon, Robert A. 1
Nanzig, Thomas P. 1
Nelson, Gaylord, 1886-1947 1
Noble, Roger 1
Pawson, Ernest 1
Price family (Perry Mayo, 1839-1921) 1
Price, Violet Hallett 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Rommel, Karl L. 1
Traphagen, Harrison 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army. Colored Infantry Regiment, 102nd (1863-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 29th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 10th (1863-1865) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 11th (1863-1865) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1866) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1866). Company I 1
United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 10th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 24th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 26th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Michigan Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 33rd (1861-1863) 1
United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 52nd (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, 18th (1861-1865) 1
Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862 1
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