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Salem, Virginia (U.S.)

Independent City

Last modified: 2020-05-24 by rick wyatt
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[Flag of Salem, Virginia] image by Randy Young, 27 July 2014

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Description of the flag

From (no longer available):

Sec. 1-8. Corporate seal of city; execution of bonds, etc.
(a) The corporate seal of the city shall be a circle 1 3/4 inches in diameter, and just inside the outer rim of the circle the words "SALEM, VIRGINIA" with the design of a dove of peace carrying an olive branch in the center. On a flag, such seal shall be centered on a field of white with the dove of peace, circle and the words "Salem, Virginia" in gold against a background of royal blue.
(Code 1969, § 1-6)

Charter references: Authority of city with reference to corporate seal, § 1.1.
Image of the seal at and available here.
located by Dov Gutterman, 11 December 2002

The Salem City court building can be seen at where the city flag is shown as the city seal on a white field. Context
Ned Smith, 6 May 2008

The seal

[City Seal] image located by Paul Bassinson, 1 February 2020

Paul Bassinson, 1 February 2020