1863: Loyal till death
This exhibition chronicles the dedication and loyalty demonstrated by New Yorkers throughout 1863, the tumultuous turning point of the Civil War, by presenting ten conserved battle flags from the New York State Battle Flag Collection. Loyal till death connects inspirational personal stories with the year’s most dramatic events to reveal the motivational power that flags, the fabric of battle, provided to all soldiers and citizens from the Empire State.
Exhibition themed lesson plan available. Learn more here.
The exhibition includes the following flags:
27th New York Volunteers - national color
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: May 30, 2014