Detail from a 32 star American Flag of 1858 with two additional stars.
19th c American Heraldic Textiles
(c. 1500 - present)
Baltimore. Maryland.United States
Baltimore. Maryland.Civil War Museum.
The stars were stitched on for Iowa and Kansas which were added in 1861. The flag hung in the Baltimore home of the unionist E.J. Richardson during the civil war.
AMERICAN Anonymous | Detail from a 32 star American Flag of 1858 with two additional stars. | 1861 | American |