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Catalog Number 1946.174.999
Object Name Invitation
Scope & Content Invitation to the unveiling of the Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, printed with a message from the Committee on Invitations Chairman, Russell A. Alger. The invitation had been half folded, on one only face printed upon, then folded again in thirds. The invitation reads:

Michigan Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Detroit, 6th March, 1872


You are respectfully invited to attend the Ceremony of unveiling the Monument at this place; Tuesday, April 9th, 1872 at 1 o'clock P.M.

Please notify us at once if you accept and oblige.

Your obt Servant,
R.A. Alger.

Geo. F. Bagley, Esq.
Thos. W. Palmer, Esq.
Gen. R.A. Alger
Committee on Invitations
Date 1872
People Alger, Russel Alexander Sr.
Extent of Description 5.25" x 8"
Collection Architecture
Search Terms Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument