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

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

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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flag, designating
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
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
ID Number
AF.25254E
catalog number
25254E
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
Civil War
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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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