Transcription of Robert Loomis Diary, 1865
Robert Loomis writes of the end of the war, as well as Lincoln's assassination, the manhunt for John Wilkes Booth, and the trial of the conspirators. Additionally, he writes of his travels in Pennsylvania, Michigan, and New York.
Source:Robert Loomis diaries (Coll. 463)
- Grand Rapids History & Special Collections Department
Part of digital collection:
Robert B. and Sarah J. Loomis diaries