Flags Literature Collection

Accession Number: SC 19:51
Location: RB-M
Dates: 1905-2001
Size: 1 regular Hollinger; 0.3 cubic feet
Creator/Collector: Unknown
Acquisition info: Transfer from SLPL Genealogy
Accruals: No accruals expected
Custodial history: Unknown
Language: Dutch, English, French, and German
Processed by: Melissa Miller, October 2019
Conservation notes: Items placed in acid-free folders
Scope and Content: The collection contains literature relating to flags, both international and United States. Items include posters, booklets, pamphlets, and news clippings.
Arrangement: Alphabetical by topic
Restrictions: Permission required to reproduce images
Remarks: No remarks

Flags Literature Collection
1 regular Hollinger; 0.3 cubic feet

Box/Folder Description
1/1 Finding Aid
1/2 Confederate Flag

-Fabric flag

-"The Returned Battle Flags"; Confederate Veterans reunion souvenir; copyright by Charles E. Ware (St. Louis); 1905

1/3 Flag Code and Etiquette

-"The Flag Code"; produced by the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution; 1984 (2)

-"Flag Etiquette"; published by AMVETS

-"Flag of the United States"; published by the American Legion (Indianapolis); 1942

-"The Flag of the United States of America"; 4-H handbook; 1963

-"Honor the Flag" canvas poster; produced by the Boy Scouts of America

-"How to Display and Respect the Flag of the United States"; published by the US Navy Recruiting Service; 1960

-"How to Respect and Display Our Flag"; published by the US Marine Corps; 1942 (2)

-"The Stars and Stripes"; published by Good Reading Rack Service (New York City); 1969

-"The United States Flag Code"; published by the United Nations (New York City); 1949

-"Use and Display of Air Force Flags"; published by the US Air Force; 1957

1/4 Freedom Flag


-Typed manuscript; ca. 1951

1/5 International Flags

-Bohemia, Poland, Slovakia, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, and Tuscany historical flags poster

-"British Colonial Flags"; published by George Philip & Son (London)

-European statistic dial; in German

-"Flags of All Nations"; published by FE Compton & Co. (Chicago); 1953

-Julius Caesar, Louis XIV, Charlemagne, Muhammad, and Joan of Arc historical flags poster

-"List of References on the Red Flag, Its Origin and History; published by the Public Affairs Information Service; 1920

-Nautical flags poster; in Dutch and French

-"The New Fourth of July" painting print; 1918

-Spanish Armada, Bastille, Christianity, William the Conqueror, and Dannebrog historical flags poster

-Western Hemisphere, Admiral Perry, Alamo, Grand Union, Betsy Ross, and Columbus historical flags poster

1/6 News clippings; 1947-2001 (9)
1/7 United States Flag

-"The Flag of the United States"; published by the John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (Boston); 1944

-"Intelligence Known and Unknown about the Origin, etc. of the Flag of the United States"; bibliography produced by Bernard Joseph Tiemann (New York City); 1925

-Picture glued on hardstock

-Pledge of Allegiance poster; published by the Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Company

-"The United States Flag"; published by the Jacksonville Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution

-United States Savings Bonds advertisement

1/8 World War I World Flag

-Fabric flag

-Postcard; 1918

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