Relieve the distressed : aid and comfort for our wounded and sick soldiers, between 1861 and 1864

A2018_029_015DS1_1.pdf

Title

Relieve the distressed : aid and comfort for our wounded and sick soldiers, between 1861 and 1864

Description

Relieve the distressed. Aid and comfort for our wounded and sick soldiers. Dated between 1861 and 1864. This card created by Reverend Joseph W. Parker of the Shawmut Avenue Baptist Church, now Boston’s First Baptist Church, petitions the citizens of Boston to contribute to the aid of wounded and sick Union soldiers.

Source

Collection of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts. USM 300.006

Date

between 1861 and 1864

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only, and may not be distributed or re-published without permission from the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library.

Language

English

Identifier

A2018/029/015

Is Part Of

Carl E. Wahlstrom ephemera collection.

Extent

1 item (2 pages) ; 7 x 10 cm.

Provenance

Gift of Estate of Carl Wahlstrom

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Citation

Parker, Joseph Whiting, 1805-1887, “Relieve the distressed : aid and comfort for our wounded and sick soldiers, between 1861 and 1864,” digitalVGW, accessed June 17, 2021, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/1121.