The 20th Regiment Cavalry, or “McClellan
Cavalry,” organized at Sackett’s Harbor and mustered into
service for three years in September 1863 under Colonel Newton Lord.
This embroidered national flag, pieced together using 1/8" flat-felled
seams, includes 34 cream-colored stars and inscription, "McClellan
Cavalry, 20th N.Y.V.C."
The regiment deposited this flag into the state flag collection on August