David G. Burnet First National Flag of the Republic of Texas – Printed Polyester
Made of printed, 100-denier polyester which is a lightweight material with artwork that is visible on both sides of the flag.
- One solid piece of printed, hemmed fabric
- Lightweight 100-denier polyester that will fly nicely in the slightest breeze.
- Bright colors
- 4 rows of stitching on the fly end to prevent premature fraying
- Reinforced header with brass grommets
- Flag size: 3′ x 5′
History of the Burnet flag
David G. Burnet was the 1st President of the Republic of Texas, elected as “interim president” March 17, 1836 – October 22, 1836, and was responsible for designing the 1st flag of the republic. This flag served as Texas’ national flag for all purposes except the Navy until the current Texas flag was adopted on January 25, 1839.