H is for hospital
Actually a yellow flag with a green H signified that it was a hospital and should not be fired upon, but as you see not the colors I used here. Every large building was used as hospitals like hotels.
This is one of my favorite designs. This block was given the name Kentucky Crossroads in an early-twentieth-century magazine. Info was taken from Barbara Brackman's Civil War Sampler. Her source for this block was a clipping in an old scrapbook. All her books show an enormous amount of research and they not only have beautiful patterns for the blocks but are a wealth of information and enjoyable to read.
Putting the top together begins...