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Flag of Mississippi

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Flag of Mississippi.

Image of the Flag of Mississippi

The flag of the State of Mississippi was adopted by the U.S. state of Mississippi in 1894, replacing the flag that had been adopted in 1861.

It is the sole remaining U.S. state flag which bears the Confederate battle flag's saltire, after Georgia adopted a new flag in 2001.

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Colorful, Contains straight lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Flags.

Flag of Mississippi is part of the U.S. State Flags group.

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