Individual Flag Prints


This was the 1st product developed for the project. It measures 18 x 24, and is printed in full color and is suitable for framing. The poster includes images of 12 different flags in the collection along with a brief description of each.

Flags/Units represented:

1st Cavalry, Co. B Hawkeye Rangers
1st Colored Infantry (60th US)
1st Infantry, Co. B
2nd Infantry, Co. D
4th Cavalry
6th Cavalry, Co. K
9th Infantry
15th Infantry
19th Infantry, Co. C
23rd Infantry
31st Infantry, Co. E
33rd Infantry


A series of 10 postcards, with each one representing an individual flag and regiment. Each card measures 5 x 7 and is printed in full color on card stock. These are suitable for framing or mailing.

Flags/Units represented:

1st Battery
1st Cavalry, Co. B Hawkeye Rangers
1st Colored Infantry (60th US)
2nd Cavalry
3rd Battery
3rd Cavalry
8th Cavalry
31st Infantry, Co. E
168th Infantry
Custom patchwork of flag fragments
Flags in Capitol case before removal


SHSI battle flag staff has launched the introduction of Iowa’s military “Unit Histories” beginning with the Civil War. These exciting narratives of Iowa’s fighting units are told through gripping accounts of events, soldier’s diaries and historical documents. Each unit history contains a listing of historical statistics relating to the unit.

The unit histories are highlighted with brilliant images of associated flags held in Iowa’s battle flag collection.
The unit histories for the 3rd Iowa Battery, 1st Iowa Cavalry and the 15th Iowa Infantry are now available in the Museum Shop for $5.00 each. New additions will coordinate with scheduled flag rotations.


Each photo is printed on 8 x 10 glossy stock and ready to frame.

Perfect for reenactors, historians or ancestors of veterans, Special requests for publication are available.

Check the collection inventory or with staff for availabilty.

* The State Historical Society of Iowa reserves all rights to the images.
* No reproduction without express consent

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