Lot 1302: Framed Sprague Cavalry Enlistment Poster
November 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Description: "Now is the time to join the best Corps in the field, Adjutant General Sprague, Highest Bounties paid promptly, all recruits unformed immediately on arrival at camp. The renowned and popular Captain Lot chamberlain, the leading mover of this organization, has the contract for subsisting the same. The simple facts of his having subsisted three regiments prior to this is sufficient assurance that the men will be fed and properly cared for, Colonel commanding 15" x 19", 22" x 26" gilt frame. CONDITION: Light wear, water staining along bottom of poster, age darkening on light surfaces.