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United States flag
Description Silk United States flag made by ladies in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area and given to the 2nd U.S. Sharpshooters, Company A (otherwise known as the 1st Company, Minnesota Sharpshooters), for use during the Civil War. At the end of the war the flag was held by the Company's Captain, Owen Evans of Bethel, Minnesota. Captain Evans's daughter Adeline later donated the flag.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 30.5 inches height
50.5 inches width
Nomenclature Flag
Subjects Used by: Evans, Captain Owen
Used by: United States Army, Sharpshooters Regiment, 2nd, Company A
Owned by: Gauntt, Mrs. Adeline Evans
Used in Minnesota, United States
Used in Civil War
Bethel, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Flags & Banners. War Related. Civil War Era
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
Civil War
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6394