16th Vermont Infantry Regimental Flag

16th Vermont Infantry, Regimental Flag.jpg

Title

16th Vermont Infantry Regimental Flag

Description

16th Vermont Infantry regimental flag. Blue background. Crest in center circled by golden stars. Blue and white tassels.

Subject

United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 16th (1862-1863)
Vermont--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Flags

Creator

Manufactured by Charles Eaton

Identifier

1870.002.021

Coverage

Boston (Mass.)

Extent

42 x 69 inches

Original Format

Flag

Repository

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

Comments

john sanheim

Please tell me what is on the other side of this flag - is it the Federal Eagle and is there unit description on the other side?  thanks

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Paul Carnahan

Unfortunately we don’t have images of the reverse of these flags and they are now very fragile; it would be difficult to flip them over.  We are displaying the more interesting side of the flags. I'm afraid that we don't know what is on the other side.

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Citation

Manufactured by Charles Eaton, “16th Vermont Infantry Regimental Flag,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed August 23, 2017, http://www.digitalvermont.org/items/show/97.