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Object Name BANNER
Catalog Number 0985.03.00300
Description Banner, made of yellow silk with gold fringe along the bottom edge. An oil-painted cotton boll is in the center. Also in oil paint is the motto of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, with each word in a separate arm of a five-pointed star: "Think", "Love", "Pray", "Live", and "Dare". It is mounted on cardboard.
Owned Mrs. Lucian Hamilton Raines
Provenance "Banner of Merit presented to the General Association, U.D.C. for competition in historical work, by Mrs. Lucian Hamilton Raines of Savannah, Ga., co-founder of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, designer of the U.D.C. insignia, acting President General U.D.C., seven years custodian of the Cross of Honor. In life - faithful to every trust! In death - enshrined in the hearts of all the Daughters of the Confederacy."
People Raines, Lucian Hamilton, Mrs.