Civil War Recruiting Poster, Houlton, 1862

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

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1862 Civil War recruiting poster offering $100 bounty for volunteers to fill Houlton's enlistment quota. Note that if the quota is not filled by volunteers the deficit will be filled through a draft.

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About This Item

  • Title: Civil War Recruiting Poster, Houlton, 1862
  • Creator: State of Maine
  • Creation Date: 1862-09-03
  • Subject Date: 1862-09-08
  • Town: Houlton
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Paper
  • Dimensions: 56 cm x 41 cm
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
207-532-6984

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