Men of color, to arms! Now or never!

Show simple item record Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Philadelphia, Pennsylvania en_US 2009-02-16T15:47:01Z 2009-02-16T15:47:01Z [1863?] en_US 2009-02-16T15:47:01Z
dc.identifier.other GL0030_001 en_US
dc.identifier.other GL0030 en_US
dc.description Caption title. Text continues: This is our golden moment. The government of the United States calls for every able-bodied colored man to enter the army for the three years' service, and join in fighting the battles of liberty and the Union. A new era is open to us ... Fail now and our race is doomed ... Strike now, and you are henceforth and forever freemen! Signed by Frederick Douglass and 54 influential Black Philadelphians. Recruitment coordinated by the local Supervisory Committee for Recruiting Colored Regiments. en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Gilder Lehrman Collection en_US
dc.rights Gilder Lehrman Collection en_US
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dc.subject African American soldiers -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc. en_US
dc.subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc. en_US
dc.title Men of color, to arms! Now or never! en_US
dc.type Broadside en_US National Underground Railroad Freedom Center en_US
dc.contributor.repository Gilder Lehrman Collection at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center en_US Cincinnati, Ohio en_US
dc.rights.permissions World en_US

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