Designating Flag, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 25th Army Corps

Description:

Wool bunting pennant flag. White field with a blue square in the center of the flag. White cotton canvas hoist with no grommets. The inscription on the hoist reads "1st Brg 3rd Div 25th Army Corps." The flag is machine-stitched with flat-felled seams using white thread.

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.25255PCatalog Number: 25255PAccession Number: 64127

Object Name: flag, designating

Physical Description: wool (overall material)canvas (part: heading material)Measurements: overall: 53 1/2 in x 57 5/8 in; 135.89 cm x 146.3675 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-ce03-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1376886

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