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View historic flags in online exhibit


View historic flags in online exhibit
The First Texas Infantry Regiment Flag, carried into Gettysburg during the Civil War in 1863, is part of an online exhibit at https://www.tsl.state.tx.us/exhibits/flags/4041FirstTexas.html.


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AUSTIN -- The Texas State Archives has unveiled its collection of historic flags in a new exhibit catalog online.

Part of the Archives and Information Services Division of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC), the State Archives has -- for the first time -- digitized, annotated, and showcased its 40 historic flags in a colorful online exhibit now available on the TSLAC website: https://www.tsl.state.tx.us/exhibits/flags/index.html.

Together the flags evoke nearly two centuries of Texas and U.S. history. Many were carried by Texans into America’s bloodiest battles; indeed, the collection is replete with stories of honor lost and gained and transcendent pride in the face of war.

Each flag featured in the online exhibit catalog is accompanied by detailed documentation and a high-resolution image. Three of the flags online are also on display in the lobby of TSLAC’s Lorenzo de Zavala State Archives and Library Building, 1201 Brazos St. in Austin.

The three flags on display are: Granbury’s Texas Brigade -- 17th and 18th Texas Cavalry, Gould’s Battalion -- 6th Texas Cavalry Battalion, and the First Texas Infantry Regiment (“Seven Pines/Gaines Farm”). They can be seen Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will remain on exhibit until Feb. 7, 2013.

Updates on when and where you can see flags in person can be found on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/tslac.
 

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