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  • Amza Lewis Fitch Collection

Captain Amza Lewis Fitch served in the Civil War in the 13th New York Heavy Artillery and the Navy. Fitch and his family lived in Oak Park, Illinois, where he worked as a ship captain for boats on Lake Michigan after the war.

Images in this collection include portraits of Captain Fitch, his wife Ella Jane Veazie Fitch, and his daughter, Ella Maude Fitch Morris.

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