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History of the Flag Collection
The Civil War Years

(1) Special Order No. 866 dated December 20, 1862. Series 14405 Special Orders, 1855-1975. New York State Archives.
(2) New York State Legislature, Laws of the State of New York, 86th sess., chapter 113 (April 8, 1863) (Albany: Weed, Parsons, 1863) pp. 171-72.
(3) New York State Legislature, Presentation of Regimental Colors to the Legislature, (1863) pp 5-6.
(4) Presentation of Flags of New York Volunteer Regiments and Other Organizations, to His Excellency, Governor Fenton, in Accordance With a Resolution of the Legislature, July 4, 1865 (Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1865) p 20.
(5) Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of Military Statistics (Albany: C. Van Benthuysen & Sons, 1867), pp 28-29, 671-672.

Lockwood Lyon Doty, Chief, Bureau of Military Statistics
fontis piece of Flag presentation book

 

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
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