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An early Confederate flag turned upside down. Caption: "A Flag-itious article out of place. A villainous subject, a bad case, And unmistakably out of place."
A Flag-itious article
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
The first flag of the Confederate States, consisting of three stripes and seven stars, was used only briefly in 1861.
Printed envelope, 3 x 5.5 inches, Alfred S. Lippman Collection of Civil War postal covers, Manuscripts Collection 993, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library. Louisiana Research Collection.
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