First Michigan Sharpshooters, Berdan's First and Second U. S. Sharpshooters. Company D, Birge's Western Sharpshooters. Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War 1861 - 1865 vol. 44 First edition, first printing
State of Michigan. Colonel George H Turner, Assistant Adjutant General and Brigadier General George H. Brown, Adjutant General, editors

Kalamazoo, MI Ihling Bros. & Everard Stationers, Printers, and Publishers ca. 1905 First edition Thin octavo ( standard size). Some wear to edges and corners of boards. A bit of bumping at head of spine. Brown cloth with black text and Michigan state seal stamped on cover, and volume number stamped likewise on spine. Blindstamped decoration to front board. 182 p. with frontis of the Michigan Governor of the time, Aaron T. Bliss. Includes short histories and full rosters of the men of these 4 units. The history of the 4 Michigan companies (C, I, K, B) of Berdan's Sharpshooter's is very cursory, while the other 2 are more substantial. One of the more uncommon volumes of this series. Very Good. No dust jacket issued Hardcover in full cloth (Item ID: 13386)


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