Flag

Object Number: 
2042
Date: 
1896-1907
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 56 x 69 in. ( 142.2 x 175.3 cm )
Description: 
Silk U.S. Regimental flag of the 39th Regiment U.S. Infantry Volunteers with forty-five gold painted stars in the canton (three rows of eight stars interspaced with three rows of seven stars); thirteen red and white stripes, center stripe inscribed, "39th. REGIMENT INFANTRY U.S. VOLUNTEERS" in gold paint; gold silk fringe trim along the three fly edges.
Gallery Label: 
This flag may have been used during the Spanish American War.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lieutenant General Robert Lee Bullard
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group