Artifact, Civil War Recruitment Poster

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Title: Eli Lilly Battery American Civil War Recruitment Poster
Date: 9 July 1862
Creator: D. Scott
Description: This recruitment poster posted by Colonel Eli Lilly demonstrates an example of religious rhetoric commonly used in conjunction with the Civil War. The poster states that Lilly wants men that will “fight manfully for our just and holy cause.”
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Source: Indiana Historical Society
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