My main reason for visiting Lansing was to get some pictures of the Capitol Building. It has been a while since I've done so and I've been wanting to do so for a while.
Civil War. This unit fought in the Wilderness Campaign, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, Petersburg and Appomattox. They suffered 362 fatalities during the war. Michigan was actually one of the larger contributors to the Civil War.
I actually like our capitol building. I'll say the same thing about this that I'll say about the US capitol, it's a shame the people in it can't live up to the building that houses them.