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Object Name Flagpole
Catalog Number 1987.81.281b
Date ca. 1860
Material(s) Wood/Tin/Cotton
Dimensions H-108.5 W-1.5 inches
Description This is a wooden flagpole associated with the 3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, USA. The finial is similar to a Wilkins style finial. There is a historic repair in the center of the flagpole where tin has been wrapped around the pole to give it support. There are piece of fabric and the binding from the flag still attached to the pole.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Event American Civil War
Subjects Flags
Civil wars
Military flags
Infantry
Search Terms American Civil War
Civil War
Civil War flags
Civil Wars
Flag remnants
3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, USA
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS