Washington, D.C. United States Navy, 1890. First Edition. Not Bound. Very Good. Item #26986
A single sheet, printed one side only, with an illustration below the Order, noting "…Hereafter, until July 4, 1891, the Union of the National Ensign and the Union Jack used by the Naval Service shall be as shown in the following illustration, to conform to the requirement of Section 1792, Revised Statutes, five additional States, namely, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Washington and Idaho, having been admitted to the Union during the year ending July 4, 1890...B.F. Tracy, Secretary of the Navy" (signed in print) Approx. 5" x 8"size; plain cream paper; little darkened, small nick at side edge; in very good condition.