‘Sporting Guide’ of various houses of ill repute

Thanks to BoingBoing and the Internet Archive for this amazing find!

“The Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of union civil war veterans, held its annual encampment in Louisville in 1895. This ‘Sporting Guide’ advertises the various houses of ill repute wishing to “entertain” the visitors coming to town for the event.”

Click the image below for the entire brochure of various Louisville bordellos and their star ‘attractions.’

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