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Contains replica American Revolution and American flags, Confederate flags, English, French and Spanish flags; era of Columbus and other American Colonial flags along with information cards for most of the flags; books about the history of flags; American State flag description cards; Native American flag description; and other flag histories.

Jessie Marie Bailey was born in El Dorado Springs, Missouri in 1897 and died in Pittsburg, Kansas in 1983. She taught in the Pittsburg, Kansas public school system for forty years. After her retirement she restored, researched, and gave presentations about flags.

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Arts and Humanities

Size of Collection

2 linear feet

Dates of Collection


Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0188

Bailey, Jessie, Collection, 1950-1985



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