Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 24th Army Corps

Description:

Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red heart applique machine-stitched in the center of the flag. White canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "RC Toy 49 N. 9th Phila 24 Army Corps 1st Brg 1st Div." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using with thread.

Date Made: 1890-1897

Maker: Robert C. Toy

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Subject: FlagsCivil WarRelated Event: Civil War

Subject:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.25254ECatalog Number: 25254EAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)canvas (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 69 3/8 in x 49 1/2 in; 176.2125 cm x 125.73 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-dcba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1376171

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