150th Year Anniversary of the American Civil War ~ A Blog Documenting My Personal Journey and Research Discoveries of the People, Places, Events, and Other Things Related to the Civil War Era.
Thursday, April 7, 2011
USCT Bounty Poster
Posters such as this likely enticed African American men to enlist in the military during the Civil War. Although many of them could not read during this era, no doubt the word got out about the contents of a poster such as this, and the benefits of joining the military.