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Civil War Recruitment Lists- Missouri
Slaves, Soldiers, and Citizens: Special Civil War Recruitment Lists (mostly Missouri but not limited to) by Ruth Ann Hager.
Article gives information on the "newly microfilmed records at the National Archives, Descriptive Recruitment Lists of Volunteers for the USCT for the State of Missouri, 1863-1865 (microfilmed publication M1894) The descriptive pamphlet published by NARA can be downloaded from this site: http://www.slcl.lib.mo.us/slcl/sc/dps/m1894-dp.htm -----------NOT the records just the pamphlet)
".....One especially valuable piece of information in these records is the - slave owners name -
Although these records list primarily Missouri residents, they also reference 22 states, the District of Columbia and the Territory of the Cherokee Nation.
Names mentioned in the ar