Bygones of Monroe:
The Flag for The 7th Regiment
The flag to be given to this Regiment by the Ladies of Monroe has been ordered. It is to be of blue silk, with the coat of arms of the State, State motto, name of the Regiment, by whom presented, with the names and dates of some of their most important battles, embroidered thereon. It will be a magnificent affair, costing upwards of $200.
(Monroe Commercial, February 4, 1864, Page 3, Column 1)