Michigan in the Civil War

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Emmons family.

The papers of this Kent County, Mich., family include a diary, 1863, of Charles E. Emmons II of Gaines, Mich., wagoner with Company H, 6th Michigan Cavalry. The collection also contains letters, 1857-1861, of Emmons' half-brother, Stephen S. Solomon, including comments, following his move to southern Illinois and southern Louisiana, on his allegiance to the South.