Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 24th Army Corps

Description:

Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a red border around all three sides. Blue heart applique in the center of the flag. White hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "R C Toy 49 N 9th Phila 24 Army Corps 3rd Brg 3rd Div."

Date Made: ca 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.25254QCatalog Number: 25254QAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-fc85-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1376502

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