Flag: Hudson-Fulton Celebration

Object Number: 
INV.12267
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, metal grommets
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 1/4 x 69 1/4 in. ( 102.2 x 175.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on hoist: "PAT. APPLIED FOR"
Description: 
Wool flag of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration of 1909; orange, white and blue striped; red "HF" surrounded by a green laurel wreath printed in the center; white cotton hoist with metal grommets at each end.
Gallery Label: 
This flag was used during the Hudson-Fulton Celebration in New York City. The Celebration occured over a two week period, September 25 to October 9, 1909.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Lucius M. Stanton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group