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View Resource Burial Sites of Michigan Veterans 1861-1866

A list of burial sites for Michigan veterans in the civil war.
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.
View Resource Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System

The National Parks Service database contains very basic facts about servicemen who served on either side during the Civil War.
View Resource Exploring Michigan History Episode 2: Michigan's Civil War Battle Flags

Hour-long video essay by Michigan Capitol Historian Kerry Chartkoff and Matt VanAcker, Director of Michigan State Capitol Tour and Information Service. They are also co-chairs of "Save the Flags." This video essay covers Michigan's battle flags from the Civil War, the Spanish American War and World War I. The flags flew in the capitol building for many years but now reside in the...
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.
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