5th Vermont Infantry Regiment National Flag

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Title

5th Vermont Infantry Regiment National Flag

Description

5th Vermont Infantry Regiment national flag. Flag attached to staff by a sleeve. Canton has rectangular shape. 34 gold painted stars are arranged in a double ellipse. Flag has knotted fringe. Flag is plain weave, with warped face. Place of issue: Petersburg, Va. Date of issue: probably 1865.

Date

1865?

Subject

Vermont--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 5th (1861-1865)
Flags

Creator

Manufactured by Horstmann Brothers

Identifier

1870.001.008

Coverage

Philadelphia (Penn.)

Extent

73 x 76 inches

Original Format

Flag

Repository

Vermont State Curator's Office, 2 Gov. Aiken Avenue,
Montpelier, VT 05633

Citation

Manufactured by Horstmann Brothers , “5th Vermont Infantry Regiment National Flag,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed December 11, 2017, http://www.digitalvermont.org/items/show/115.