Peace and let our differences not keep us apart but unite the country .
Flag of TRUCE
Just a simple dish towel cut in half and used to end the Civil War at Appomattox
Tell all that the war is over
Live in Peace
The Truce Cloth
A simple ,hand woven 100% cotton towel brought truce toThe CivilWar on April 9 1865. The Truce was ordered by General Robert E. Lee ,carried on horseback tied to the end of a branch by James Longstreet.
The remains of this’s monumental cloth are housed today in the National Museum of American History,Smithsonian Institute ,Bering Center.
This is my exact rendition of that cloth .
Available in my Etsy shop