Civil War recruitment poster

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1862-08-23

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 221-230

GUSN

GUSN-250114

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Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

civil wars
recruiting
broadsides (notices)
posters

Physical Description

1 broadside

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Reference Code

GC002.02.228

Image Dimensions

15 x 10 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Wright & Potter (Printer)

Material Type

broadsides (notices)
posters

Other People

Warner, Oliver, 1818-1885

Subjects

Civil War

Accruals Note

Fair condition. Scotch tape on creases.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 221-230