Michigan in the Civil War

Bingham family.

The family of Abel and Hannah Bingham lived in Sault Ste. Marie and Grand Rapids, Mich. The collection includes letters written to John C. Buchanan, Bingham's son-in-law, while Buchanan served with the 8th Michigan Infantry, as well as four letters from Charlie Hulbert, a grandson of the Binghams serving in the 94th New York Infantry. Hulbert's letters (Jan. 1863-Jan.1865) were written from Virginia. John C. Buchanan's letters are found in the Buchanan family collection.

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