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Daniel W. Messick letter

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1039
Scope and Contents Letter to his wife from Camp Lyon, Bird's Point, Missouri gives details of trip from Cairo, Ill. to Camp Lyon, camp life, the situation of the camp and his desire to get into the fight.
Dates: Created: February 3, 1862

Geza Mihalotzy

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1042
Scope and Contents Includes orders, official letters, disciplinary charges against several soldiers, specifically charges against Mihalotzy for "Disobedience of Orders", "did quarter himself in the home of I.W. Douse in Athens Ala." and "molestation in their person and property". Includes his response to these charges and a summary of the findings of the court. Two notes from J.B. Turchin regarding troop movements. Topographical maps of Becherd and Tullahoma, Tenn.
Dates: Created: 1861 - 1864

Greenville M. Mitchell letter

 Collection — Box: 60
Identifier: MS-SC1058
Scope and Contents Letter to Mrs. James in Mattoon, Illinois, regarding the death of her son Thomas, killed August 24, 1864 and sending regrets from his comrades for the "fallen hero."
Dates: Created: September 16, 1864

Mary Dewhurst Miles collection

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1043
Scope and Contents One letter from nephew Philip Miles who served in WWI and an article about nephew Ted Miles receiving the Croix de Guerre during WWI. One letter from a friend living in Honolulu on Dec. 7, 1941 describing what happened and how they were dealing with it. Most of the letters are from nephews and friends who are serving in WWII. Her nephew in England visits her friend and writes about their visit. Another writes about going into a German city after the allied troops have taken it. They write of...
Dates: Created: 1918 - 1945

Missouri Infantry, 6th Regiment, Company H, Muster Out Roll

 Collection — Box: 60
Identifier: MS-SC1057
Scope and Contents Muster out record for the 6th Missouri Infantry Regiment, Company H.
Dates: Created: August 7, 1865

Moore Family (Warren Co., Ill.) Papers

 Collection — Box: 61
Identifier: MS-SC1071
Scope and Contents An 1861 speech given by James at the Warren County July 4th celebration. Diary kept by James, Aug.-Sept., 1862 with lengthy entries discussing each days experiences. A letter to Quartermaster General Montgomery C. Meigs from Fort Donelson explaining his difficulty in accounting for all clothing and equipment his company received. A few family letters. An 1869 letter by James regarding the building of a new county courthouse. The majority of the collection is made up of a few muster rolls and...
Dates: Created: 1841 - 1924

Morgan County, Illinois Records

 Collection — Box: 61
Identifier: MS-SC1073
Scope and Contents Sheriff's book of tax money received for six months prior to Dec. 1827. 14 pages. An act to provide for the erection of a county court house and jail, undated. 1 page. Roll of men from Morgan County mustering into the Army for 3 years, approved and signed by Colonel Pitcairn Morrison, 8th U.S. Infantry.
Dates: Created: 1827, 1861, undated.