ICV19 York

The 19th International Congress of Vexillology was held in York between the 23rd and 27th July, 2001. The theme of the congress was the bi-centenary of the Union Flag, although papers were presented on a wide range of subjects. The Congress was organized by the Flag Institute.

The proceedings are published on a CD-ROM, available from the Flag Institute. All particpants in the Congress receive their CD-ROM free-of-charge. Medium-res PDF files of each paper can be downloaded below. They are listed in the order they were presented in York:

Contents and Foreword
Revd John Hall FFI
1.1MB
About the Congress
Michael Faul FFI
2.7MB
An Outline of the Development of British Naval Flags
Bruce Nicolls FFIAV FFI
3.5MB
Chart: “Flags in Argentina”
Gus Tracchia FFIAV
2.2MB
Royal Standards of Southern Africa
Bruce Berry FFIAV
1.6MB
Flags of the Canton of Vaud 1798-1848
Emil Dreyer FFIAV
5.3MB
Past Attempts to Change the New Zealand Flag
John Moody
1.2MB
Small and Very Small States in Italy that Lasted Beyond 1700
Roberto Breschi FFIAV
1.7MB
Cornwall – the Mysteries of St Piran
Philip Rendle
1.0MB
Decorative Motifs Used on the Ottoman Flag Finials
Jaroslav Martykán
2.0MB
“One Nation Under God”: The Crusade to Capture the American Flag
Whitney Smith LFIAV FFIAV FFI
2.3MB
Trip Around the World
Michel Lupant
2.6MB
Maps on Flags
Mason Kaye
3.5MB
News Flags for an Ancient Country
Philippe Rault
5.6MB
Flags in Wales
Robin Ashburner FFIAV FFI
3.6MB
Symbols of Czech and Slovak Political Parties After the “Velvet Revolution”
Ales Brozek
2.3MB
The International Brigades in the Spanish War 1936-1939
Sebastià Herreros i Agüí FFIAV
6.2MB
The Story of Scotland's Flags
Graham Bartram FFI
1.9MB
Flags and Logos of International Sports Federations, Associations and Organizations
Andreas Herzfeld FFIAV
2.3MB
The Centennial of Ohio's Flag: From Obscurity to Esteem
John Purcell FFIAV
1.4MB
The Origins of the Mexican Flag
Teodoro Amerlinck FFIAV
0.8MB
Flag Signalling at Sea
Barrie Kent FFIAV
2.7MB
A Century of Changing Colours on National Flags
Lorenzo Breschi
0.8MB
Tudor Flags
David Loades
2.4MB
Stamping a Nation's Image: Currency & Stamps – Australia's Centenary of Federation
Ralph Bartlett FFIAV
3.2MB
Flag Tattoos: Markers of Class & Sexuality
Scot Guenter LFIAV FFIAV
1.9MB
Chivalry at the Poles: British Sledge Flags
Barbara Tomlinson
4.2MB
Dutch Orange Regimental Flags
Frans Smits
1.9MB
The “Höhere Kommunalverbände” in Germany
Dieter Linder
2.7MB
The Flags of the Political Parties of Senegal
Lucien Philippe FFIAV
1.9MB
L'Album des Pavillons
Armand du Payrat
1.8MB
Flags in Comics – The Case of Asterix the Gaul
Marcus Schmörger
This paper was omitted due to copyright issues.
Group Photo of Particpants 1.5MB
Complete Proceedings 52.2MB

 
Presentation were also given by Dr Peter Orenski and Mike Clingman, but these were not formal papers.