The Preservation of Fort Meigs and its Burial Grounds
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The Preservation of Fort Meigs
and its burial grounds
is a fully-researched, fully-documented, illustrated history of the efforts of various
organizations and one woman, Ellen McMahan Caspers, to preserve Fort Meigs.
Ellen McMahan Caspers's unrelenting preservation campaign
Genealogy of the McMahan Family of Perrysburg, Ohio and the Caspers Family of Wyandotte, Michigan
Medical Journal entry describing Ellen's birthing 7 children in 4 years
Historical photographs of US Government officials involved, including President Teddy Roosevelt and Secretary of the Army Elihu Root
US Army Captain William Biddle's official report on the burials
Historical photographs of US Army officers officials involved
Historical maps of the Fort Meigs' burial grounds
Full correspondence of Ellen McMahan caspers with President Roosevelt and other US Government officials in Washington, DC
More than 50 full-color photographs of key players, Fort Meigs monuments, and the three major burial grounds
Documentation of Colonel Dudley's command burials at Fort Meigs
Descriptions of the burial grounds and monuments today (2016)
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