The Anderson Zouaves
[3 May 1861]
Named in honor and
organizing under the auspices of MAJOR ROBERT ANDERSON, The gallant defender of
his country’s flag and honor. The Anderson Zouaves Regiment, now in the process
of organization, will be composed of good, able-bodied men, and all such are
cordially invited to enroll their names at headquarters, Union Square; at Palace
Gardens or at Landeman’s Hamilton Park.
To all Union Men
The Committee would
respectfully request such as desire to aid the officers and others who are
engaged in the arduous and expensive task of recruiting and organizing this
Regiment, to send their subscriptions to either of the following gentlemen ;
Major Robert Anderson, Brevoort House 5th-av. ; A. V. Stout, esq. , President
of the Shoe and Leather Bank ; Shepherd Knapp, esq., President of the
Mechanics' Bank ; the Hon. F. A. Tallmadge, No. 23 Chambers-st. ; Ambrose K.
Ely, esq., No 108 Gold-st. ; the Hon. John R. Briggs, No. 20 Exchange-place.
New-York Tribune, Friday, May 3, 1861, Page 1.
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