This is the original 1888 publication in the large 14” X 10 ½” format titled Designating Flags of the United States Army 1861 – 1865. This 85 plus page reference contains color prints of the flags of the Union Army used during the Civil War to designate the various armies, army corps, division and brigade headquarters and field positions as well as those flags of the various branches of the Union Army. This scarce first edition was published by Burk & McFetridge of Philadelphia and was compiled under direction of the Quartermaster General of the Army. The condition is excellent with some ware at the corners of it’s spine and covers. The binding is tight and the pages with their colorful prints are without fault. A scarce opportunity to acquire an original! please note: ALL ITEMS ARE CURRENT & AVAILABLE UNLESS MARKED SOLD!!. If you are new to our catalog and wish additional ordering information or just to learn who we are, please check out our home page. (click “HOME” at the bottom of this page) Thanks for visiting our catalog!!