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Catalog Number 00013
Object Name Flag
Description A. FLAG:
IA dept WRC, 1884-1906
Department of Iowa Womans Relief Corps, 1884
40 stars and 13 stripes.

According to attached ID Card: "Flag belonging to the Iowa Department Woman's Relief Corps (W.R.C.); used as their banner since 1887. It has been handed down to each succeeding Department President until the present time (1906). Becoming frayed and worn this "precious old relic" has been placed in the State Historical Department for preservation." Flag has been incased in muslin for protection.
Source Iowa Dept WRC
Received Date 01/01/1906
Collection Women's Relief Corps
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