Michigan in the Civil War

Smith, Henry Parker, 1826-1898.

The papers of this storekeeper and farmer of Schoolcraft, Mich., include diaries, 1846-1893, and other papers of Smith's parents Thaddeus and Harriet Smith, describing their life in Montevallo, Vernon County, Mo., during the early years of the Civil War and their trip by oxcart from Missouri to Michigan in 1862.