72nd PVI Recruiting Poster

Image of original recruiting poster for Philadelphia Fire Zouaves, 72nd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, August 1861.

Recruiting Ads: Phila Public Ledger - Aug 22, 1861


FIRE ZOUAVES Co. H - RECRUITS WANTED.  Call and have your names enrolled, at the Hope Hose House, UNION St., below Second. THOS. H. PETO, Capt Co H


FIRE ZOUAVES - HEAD-QUARTERS COMPANY H - The roll of this Company is now open at the Hall of the Hope Hose Company, UNION Street, below Second. This Company is filling up, and will be mustered in-immediately. THOS. H. PETO, Captain Co. H

FIREMEN TAKE NOTICE! - A Company of FIRE ZOUAVES, to be attached to Col. BAXTER'S Fire Zouave Regiment. Call and have your names registered, at the Hall of the HOPE HOSE Company. THOS. H. PETO, Capt.                       

NOTICE  TO  THE  FIRE DEPARTMENT - COL. BAXTER, having commissioned me to raise a company of FIRE ZOUAVES, to be attached to his regiment I most respectfully invite you to enroll your names in this company. The Rolls are open at the  Hall of the HOPE HOSE COMPANY, and at the Regimental Head-Quarters, No. 403 WALNUT Street.  THOS. H. PETO, Captain Co. H


ATTENTION, PHILADELPHIA FIREMEN - Colonel BAXTER's Philadelphia Fire Zouaves, Company G, now forming in the Western part of the city, will be mustered in immediately.  Twenty-five more Men wanted. Recruiting Offices, 318 CHESTNUT Street, up stairs, and SIXTEENTH St. above Callowhill. 
E. G. ROUSSELL, V. HAGERMAN,  C. McCARTY                                               

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