2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment National Flag

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Title

2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment National Flag

Description

2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment national flag. Attached to staff by sleeve. Canton style is rectangular, and is 24.5 in by 37 in. There are 34 gold painted stars arranged in a double ellipse. The stripes are very faded and measure 5.25 in. in width. Fringe is present. Donald Wickman has identifed this as a flag of the 4th Regiment, Infantry (see "Our faded and torn banners, The tale they tell," July 2006).

Subject

Vermont--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865)
Flags

Creator

Manufactured by Horstmann Brothers

Identifier

1870.001.012

Coverage

Philadelphia (Penn.)

Extent

64 x 70 inches

Original Format

Flag

Repository

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

Citation

Manufactured by Horstmann Brothers, “2nd Vermont Infantry Regiment National Flag,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed December 11, 2017, http://www.digitalvermont.org/items/show/119.