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Object Name Fragment
Catalog Number 0985.03.00205
Description Pattern: N/A, flag fragment; red, blue, and white wool and cotton. Attached with glue to a paper card.
Stars: None.
Border: None.
Attachment: None.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (wool, cotton)
Dimensions W-2.5 L-2.25 inches
Owned Braxton Bragg
Event Death and burial of Jefferson Davis, 1889
Provenance Scrap from a flag presented to CSA General Braxton Bragg. The flag had 50 bullet holes in it, and was one of those used to drape the coffin of President Jefferson Davis while lying in state in New Orleans.
People Bragg, Braxton
Davis, Jefferson
Subjects mourning
burials