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.
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.
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.