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Circular for a subscription of $50,000 to be raised to enlist colored troops, August 4, 1863

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Identifier: D03874

Title: Circular for a subscription of $50,000 to be raised to enlist colored troops, August 4, 1863

Description: Lists names of members of a Committee appointed by Governor Andrew to aid in the enlistment of 50,000 colored soldiers for $50,000, to be furnished by the citizens of New England and the Government, with a memorandum on the back advancing ideas for raising colored troops in Missouri.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1863-08-04

Type(s): Circular

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Recruiting and enlistment
African American soldiers
Civil War, 1861-1865
Armed Forces
African Americans

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