Banner: Campbell's Station, November 1863

Title:
Banner: Campbell's Station, November 1863
Date: 
1865-1875
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/4 x 22 in. ( 31.1 x 55.9 cm )
Description: 
Orange cotton chintz banner with white painted scrolls in the left top and right bottom corners; inscribed, "CAMBELL'S STATION/ SEPTEMBER 16, 1863." at a diagonal in white letters across the banner; red, white and blue fringe on the fly end; red, white and blue ribbon ties at both ends of the hoist.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the New York Caledonian Club
Object Number: 
1939.573
Marks: 
painted: center: "CAMBELL'S STATION/ SEPTEMBER 16, 1863."
Gallery Label: 
This banner is part of a set of Civil War banners memorializing twenty-two battles of the Civil War. They were given to the 79th Regiment, Scottish Highlanders, New York State Volunteers, by the United States War Department.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group