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Object Name FLAG
Catalog Number 0985.12.00087
Date post-1865
Description Pattern: Bonnie Blue Texas flag; swallowtail (guidon); silk, cotton.
Stars: One white, silk embroidered, 5-pointed.
Border: 2 1/2 inches gold braid fringe on 3 sides.
Attachment: Sleeve. On flagstaff; wood with silver ball finial.
Unit Designation: None.
Battle Honors: None.
Material textile (silk, cotton); wood
Dimensions H-24.5 W-38 inches
Owned Mollie Macgill Rosenberg
Provenance Postwar Bonnie Blue presentation flag. Presented to the General Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy June 3, 1908 in memory of the 100th birthday of Jefferson Davis by Mollie M. Rosenberg.

"Presented to General Association U. D. C. in Memory of Mrs. Varina Jefferson Davis by Mrs. Mollie MacGill Rosenberg"
People Rosenberg, Mollie Macgill
Davis, Varina Banks Howell [Mrs. Jefferson]
Howell, Varina Banks