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Civil War recruitment poster

GC002.02.228 (RS130319)

Description

Broadside announcing store closing to promote the recruitment of volunteers and militia to satisfy the Massachusetts quota for the Civil War.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1862-08-23
Physical Description
1 broadside
Dimensions
15x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
GUSN
250114
Reference Code
GC002.02.228

Record details

Originator
Wright & Potter (Printer)
Other People
Warner, Oliver, 1818-1885
Descriptive Terms
civil wars
recruiting
Material Type
broadsides (notices)
posters
Subjects
Civil War
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Fair condition. Scotch tape on creases.
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 221-230

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