Fragment

Object number
2008.4 AB
Date
1778
Description
Fragment of a flag in an envelope. Envelope reads, "Piece of the flag carried by Col. Christopher Greene's regiment (colored) at the battle of Rhode Island. August 29 1778 from Hon. D.W. Lyman Oct. 28/78." Fragment in envelope is very thin strip of fabric with a neutral color.
Credit Line
From the estate of Virginia B. Jones via Dyer Jones
Subjects
Battle of Rhode Island
Related People & Organizations
Greene, Christopher, Col. (associated)
Lyman, D.W., Hon. (associated)
Jones, Dyer (associated)