2nd Vermont Infantry Regimental Flag

2nd Vermont Infantry, Regimental Flag 2 (1870,001.031).jpg

Title

2nd Vermont Infantry Regimental Flag

Description

2nd Vermont Infantry regimental flag. Attached to staff by sleeve. Fringe present. A large eagle, with wings out swept, bearing the national shield on its breast lies in the flag's center. Above the eagle's head are thirty-four stars arranged in two arcs and below is a red scroll designed to bear the regiment's name. In the case of the 2nd Regiment, it was left blank. The flag conforms to the standards manufactured by Evans & Hassall of Philadelphia.

Subject

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

Identifier

1870.001.031

Extent

66 x 75 inches

Original Format

Flag

Repository

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

Comments

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Citation

“2nd Vermont Infantry Regimental Flag,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed June 27, 2017, http://www.digitalvermont.org/items/show/138.