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Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 3rd Army Corps

Designating Flag, 3rd Division, 3rd Army Corps

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Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. White field with blue diamond in center of flag. White cotton hoist. Machine stitching; flag panels have flat-felled seams. Cotton threads in blue, off-white, and white. The inscription on the hoist reads "3rd Div. 3rd Army Corps."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
ca 1876
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (part: heading material)
Measurements
overall: 71 1/4 in x 56 in; 180.975 cm x 142.24 cm
ID Number
AF.25234M
catalog number
25234M
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
Centennial Exposition
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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