Monthly Archives: February 2010

The Extermination of the Passenger Pigeons

Callous heartlessness, merciless cruelty and insatiable greed, combined in the habitual pursuit of this bird, resulted in its extinction not long ago — A article titled Personal Recollections of the Passenger Pigeon by Etta S. Wilson, was published in The … Continue reading

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Company K, 1st Michigan Sharpshooters, Civil War

A new website dedicated to research on Michigan soldiers in the Civil War is here. It has some news about unmarked veteran’s graves being marked for the first time, and a ceremony at Andersonville National Cemetery, which was held in … Continue reading

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