Civil War Photos Broadsides Posters Memorabilia Collectibles. ORIGINAL Civil War Enlistment, 1863.Amazing piece of American and Civil War History! Highly Scarce Original 1863 Civil War Enlistment for Henry Kingsly (or Kingsley) , a black soldier from Providence, RI. Note where his name is signed it has notation "His Mark Here" with an X. Which suggests he could not write his name. Incredible condition for its 160 years.
Ink is bold and document print is still surprisingly bold and clear. Civil War Enlistment of Black Soldier in Union Army. Printed enlistment form accomplished in manuscript, enlisting in Providence, Rhode Island for the Army of the United States on Sept. 6, 1863 for a term of three years.
The recruit, Henry Kingsly, is described by the examining surgeon as having black complexion, black hair, and brown eyes. Signed by Kinsgly and the surgeon. 9 ½ x 7 ½. The item "ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ENLISTMENT, 1863 BLACK SOLDIER" is in sale since Monday, November 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Documents".The seller is "cvtreasures1" and is located in Saint Augustine, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Panama, Jamaica, Ecuador, Viet nam, Uruguay, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay.