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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 0985.13.00239
Date 1893
Description Pattern: Postwar Third National; silk and/or satin.
Stars: Thirteen white silk, 5-pointed.
Border: None.
Attachment:
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (silk and/or satin)
Dimensions H-31 W-40 inches
Made Mrs. Thomas A. Brander, January 1893
Event reinterment of Jefferson Davis, 1893
Provenance Postwar flag. Made in January 1893 by Mrs. Thomas A. Brander, wife of Major Brander. Laid on President Jefferson Davis's casket while in state and used at burial on May 31, 1893.
People Davis, Jefferson
Brander, Thomas Alexander, Mrs.
Search Terms Reinterment of Jefferson Davis at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia 1893
Subjects burials
women
civilians