Wars: American Civil War

Virtual Exhibit

Civil War Portraits

The permanent collection contains local residents in the 1860s, mass-produced cabinet cards of famous Generals of the Civil War, and a series of G.A.R. photographs by Massillon photographer J.C. Haring. Click here to view the slideshow.

Massillon's 104th OVI & Harvey the Dog

Learn about Massillon's 104th OVI and their beloved mascot, Harvey, who was the longest serving "soldier" in the unit!

Civil War Letters: Merwin Family

Civil War letters from David and George Merwin of Massillon, Ohio. Each letter is accompanied by a transcription (if it was available).


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