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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

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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
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