Titlethe Civil War Letters of Johannes Van Lente
Artist/AuthorVan Lente, Jan
Book, the Civil War Letters of Johannes Van Lente, soft cover, with photograph of Johannes Van Lente on the cover (in uniform). Johannes was a resident of Holland, MI at the outbreak of the Civil War. He joined the 25th Michigan Infantry.
Johannes Van Lente (1835-1911) married Jantje Bouman (1841-1918) on 8-23-1865. He died on 9-10-1911 in Holland, MI and was buried in Pilgrim Home Cemetery beside the statue of the Civil War soldier.
Johannes helped design the stone fountain located in Centennial Park in Holland, MI. He spent several years employed by the City of Holland as a gardener.
Gift ofVan Lente, Jan