Tactile U.S. Flag


Accession Number: 2019.6

Description: Handmade flag of the United States; machine stitched alternating horizontal stripes of red velvet and white grosgrain ribbon; hand stitched blue felt field in upper left with fifty machine embroidered white stars arranged in five rows; printed label hand stitched to upper right on reverse, "Made by members of Delta Gamma, 322 Linden Ave, Oak Park, IL."

Height: 18

Width: 31.5

Date Made: ca. 1960

Maker: Cavanaugh, Kathryn K.

Place of Origin: Oak Park, IL

Subjects: Flags Pledges of allegiance Tactile learning United States

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: West Suburban Delta Gamma Alumnae Group

Material: Silk, wool, cotton

Updated: 06/27/2019