Lone Star Flag Design by Peter Krag, January 25, 1839
This original color design sketch by Peter Krag shows the flag and seal for the Republic of Texas. It was approved on January 25, 1839, and signed on the top by Mirabeau Lamar, President of the Republic of Texas; John M. Hansford, Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives; and David Burnet, President of the Texas Senate.
Original drawing by Peter Krag of design for Republic of Texas flag and seal approved 1/25/1839, 3rd Congress, Regular Session, Texas Secretary of State Government Filings Section legislative bills and resolutions filed (General and special laws), Prints and Photographs collection, #1974/066-1. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.