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American Flag

Artist/Maker:
Miller, Emma (Mrs.)
Place Made:
Salem, North Carolina
Date Made:
c. 1865
Medium:
cloth
Accession Number:
F-104
Description:
An American flag with a cross-stitched inscription in the center of the blue field. There are thirty stars surrounding the words, and thirty-five stars on the reverse side.
History:
This is the first flag raised in Salem after the War Between the States.
Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society Collection. Mrs. H. C. Crute