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14th Minnesota regimental battle flag
detail of overpainting on banner title

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Description Regimental battle flag, with cord and tassels, of the 14th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment. It was carried in the Spanish-American War. The blue silk flag with gold fringe has an eagle painted in the center holding a ribbon in its beak that reads "E PLURIBUS/UNUM." Below the eagle is a red ribbon with gold trim reading "14TH MINN. INF. U.S. VOL'S." See also flag staff, ID Number 2007.84.18.B.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 34 inches height leading edge
70 inches width fly
Nomenclature Flag
Tassel
Cord (fiber product)
Subjects Used by: United States Army, 14th Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1898-1899)
Used during Spanish-American War, 1898
Used in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, United States
Flags & Banners. War Related. Spanish-American War Era
Dates Use: 1898 Flag was carried in the Spanish-American War.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2007.84.18.A,C
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