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View Resource Civil War Collections at Michigan State University

Michigan men and women served throughout the war in Michigan infantry, cavalry, artillery, and engineering regiments. These digitized collections contain materials such as: diaries, correspondence, musters, photographs, etc. There is an encompanying research guide link on this website.

http://civilwar.archives.msu.edu/
View Resource Michigan in the Civil War: A Guide to the Resources in the Bentley Historical Library

A guide to more than 400 collections pertaining to the participation of Michigan men and military units in the Civil War. Collections on Civilians involved in the War include papers of nurses, recruiters, and others directly affected by the war. The collections are indexed.

http://bentley.umich.edu/legacy-support/civilwar/
View Resource Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion

30-volume set. Browse down first page to see links to individual volumes listed under "United States. Naval War Records Office."

http://cdl.library.cornell.edu/moa/browse.author/u.15.html
View Resource Polar Bear Expedition Digital Collections

"American Intervention in Northern Russia, 1918-1919," nicknamed the "Polar Bear Expedition," was a U.S. military intervention in northern Russia at the end of World War I.

http://quod.lib.umich.edu/p/polaread/
View Resource War of 1812 Digitization Project: Footsteps to the Battlefield

Digitized books (some rare), photos, slides, postcards, letters and original artwork pertaining to the War of 1812 with emphasis on the Battle of the River Raisin in Frenchtown in what is now Monroe, Michigan.

http://monroe.lib.mi.us/research/special-collections/war-181...
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