Color image of 1st Battery Minnesota Light Artillery battle flag.

1st Battery Minnesota Light Artillery battle flag

This battle flag of the 1st Battery, Minnesota Light Artillery consists of one layer of red silk with a gold knotted fringe around the perimeter and three pairs of ties for attachment to the staff. The flag is adorned with battle honors encompassing much of the battery's service.

1st Minnesota Battery monument, Vicksburg National Military Park.

Photograph of a monument to the First Battery of Minnesota Light Artillery in Vicksburg National Military Park, 1907.

1st Minnesota officer's scabbard

1st Minnesota officer's scabbard

1st Minnesota officer's scabbard. The scabbard was reportedly owned by Colonel William Colvill of the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment.

2200 school children form a living flag at Grand Army of the Republic meeting, St. Paul

2200 school children form a living flag at Grand Army of the Republic meeting, St. Paul

School children create the image of a large American flag at the 1896 National Encampment held in St. Paul, Minnesota.

2nd Minnesota national battle flag

2nd Minnesota national battle flag

2nd Minnesota national battle flag

photograph of a plastic wrapped container of Scotch household tape

3M plastic household tape

Cellophane-wrapped paper package containing red 'SCOTCH/BRAND/Plastic Tape', by Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1943-1963.

3rd Minnesota national battle flag

3rd Minnesota national battle flag

Flag carried by the Third during the latter half of the war.

3rd Minnesota regimental battle flag

3rd Minnesota regimental battle flag

This regimental flag was carried by the Third Minnesota during the latter half of the war.

The Fourth Minnesota battle flag is blue with gold fringe. It is missing a large portion of the center, but a motto and image are still somewhat visible.

4th Minnesota regimental battle flag

4th Minnesota regimental battle flag, front

The Fourth Minnesota battle flag is blue with gold fringe. It is missing a large portion of the center, but a motto and image are still somewhat visible. This is the reverse side.

4th Minnesota regimental battle flag

4th Minnesota regimental battle flag, back

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