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Catalog Number I 00825 I
Object Name Banner
Description A. BANNER:
Grand Army of the Republic banner. 3 layers. Silk and cotton. Machine and hand sewn. hand painted. Displayed vertically utilizing 6 brass rings evenly spaced along the top edge. "W. A. MORSE MANCHESTER." "190/ G.A.R."

1) Metal wire (brass tone) covers 3 to 4 wooden disks in a variety of designs. The tassels are comprised of both large and small coils of metal wire. Both penants have been reattached with yellow cotton thread. Knotted at mid-length of cord.
2) Red, white and blue colored cord and tassels. Cord is comprised of three cotton cord wrapped in silk. The pendants are based on wooden forms and covered in silk thread.

Old catalogue card reads: Found in suitcase with GAR stuff. Assigned an "I" number for found in collection.

Object No: I 825, tagged only
Received Date / /
Collection Iowa Battle Flag Project
Search Terms Chronicling America 2014
Manchester Democrat
Delaware County