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Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Army Corps

Designating Flag, 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 21st Army Corps

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Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal tricolor design is red on top, white in middle, and blue on the bottom. In the white band next to the hoist edge is a black five-point star applique with a white number "3" painted in the center of the star. White cotton hoist with an inscription that reads "3rd Brg 1st Div 21st Army Corps." Flat-felled machine-stitched seams joining red, white, and blue panels; machine-stitched open pole sleeve (hoist) with hand-stitched twill tabs at ends; machine-stitched single (back) and double (front) seams hold cotton star patches to both sides.
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Object Name
flag, designating
date made
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (heading material)
overall: 74 1/4 in x 44 in; 188.595 cm x 111.76 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Civil War
Civil War
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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