As soon as federal troops stormed the fallen capital, this U. Flag was hoisted above the city. This 36-star flag was the first flag raised above Richmond that day.It is believed to have been owned by a Private J. Inscribed on header in yellowed ink by probable owner J. [Inscribed:] This flag was raised over the city of Richmond, Va. April 3, 1865, the day of occupation by Union Soldiers. 122.5 × 54 in. This is one of the most prominent pieces of historic value from the Civil War, and the nation in general. The link to flag on Seth Kaller's website is below. The item "36 Star American Union Flag Richmond 1865 Civil War Revolutionary Battle" is in sale since Thursday, September 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "jbeach170" and is located in Toledo, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.