National Commander D'Olier's colors

Title

National Commander D'Olier's colors

Description

Commander D’Olier’s National Commander colors, faded from their original red, white and blue. This flag once read “National Encampment American Legion”. The banner was donated to the Emil A. Blackmore Museum in 1969 by Gibralter American Legion Post 326 in Newark, New Jersey. Post 326 was founded by employees of the Prudential Insurance Company, where D’Olier served as president. D’Olier encouraged the post members and was a good friend to them throughout his tenure at Prudential and beyond.

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum Collection (catalog no. 2011-0167.001)

Date

1919 or 1920

Format

banner approximately 4 x 6 ; stand approximately 12 inches high

Type

Physical Object

Citation

“National Commander D'Olier's colors,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed January 27, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/36.

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