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"Descriptive Recruitment Lists of Volunteers for the United States Colored Troops for the State of Missouri, 1863-1865" (NARA Microfilm Publication M1894 - 6 rolls) is a unique and rare set of records microfilmed as a partnership between the Julius K. Hunter and Friends African American Research Collection and the National Archives. More information about the records is available by clicking on the links below.
The index can be browsed alphabetically by slave owner's name and alphabetical by name of recruit. Contact the History and Genealogy Department for more information about specific records listed in the index.
Saint Louis University history major John R. Harris III, volunteers Rohini Sankaran and Anthony F. Kardis, and the staff of the History and Genealogy Department created this index.
The index can be downloaded as two PDFs by clicking on the following links. The PDFs include slightly more detail.