Two (2) Confederate reunion large flags and banners. 1st item: Large Confederate machine sewn banner, comprised of applied cotton on cotton ground with two brass grommets. Stamped "C 9" with paper tag stamped "V 8 1" stapled reverse, near top grommet. 66 1/2" H x 107 1/2" W. 2nd item: Third national machine sewn flag, comprised of printed linen "Southern Cross" canton on cotton ground. Inscribed "Mrs. E. A. Wells" in pencil, right side of flag. 34 1/2" H x 62" W. Both items early 20th century. Provenance: Private Ringgold, Georgia collection; among items purchased in the 1960's from the old location of the A. P. Stewart Chapter of the UDC (United Daughters of the Confederacy), formerly the Nathan Bedford Forrest UCV (United Confederate Veterans) home, St. Elmo, Chattanooga, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with stains, largest 1", surface of flag. Tears, largest 1" x 2 1/2", surface of flag. 2nd item: Overall good condition with stains, largest 8" x 7", surface of flag. Tears, largest 1", right side of flag.
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