Washington and Jackson on Negro Soldiers. Gen Banks on the Bravery of Negro Troops. Poem -- the Second Louisiana, by George H. Boker. Henry Carey Baird.

Washington and Jackson on Negro Soldiers. Gen Banks on the Bravery of Negro Troops. Poem -- the Second Louisiana, by George H. Boker

Philadelphia: Printed for Gratuitous Distribution, n.d. [1863]. Hardcover. 8p. Recent marbled boards. Original wrapper bound in. 23cm. The first six pages of this item also appeared separately in 1863 as an eight-page pamphlet titled "General Washington and General Jackson on Negro Soldiers." Banks' statement and Boker's poem were added to this version. Both versions were issued to support the use of African American troops by the Union army. Near Fine. Item #81694

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