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2nd Minnesota national battle flag
gold paint flecks and painted shadow
painted shadow, on p, and gold paint fragment
stitching on stripes
Description This national battle flag of the 2nd Minnesota Infantry. The flag is of the Philadelphia Depot pattern and is painted with a list of the regiments battles from Mill Springs through Resaca. The flag was picked up in Minnesota by Color Sergeant Jacobus, September 1864. See also flag staff 2007.84.29.B
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 72 inches height
78 inches width
Nomenclature Flag
Subjects Used by: United States Army, 2nd Minnesota Infantry Regiment (1861-1865)
Used during Civil War
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
Flag was carried in the Civil War.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2007.84.29.A