« archive ‹ prev · next › current »

Flag Log's 1865 Chart of National Flags

Aceh (civil)
Aceh (state)
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Anhalt
Austria (state)
Austria (civil)
Baden
Bavaria (state)
Bavaria (civil)
Belgium
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Bora Bora
Brazil
Bremen
Brunei
Brunswick
Burma
Chile
China
Colombia
Costa Rica (civil)
Costa Rica (state)
Dai Nam
Denmark (civil)
Denmark (state)
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
France
Frankfurt
Greece (land)
Greece (sea)
Guatemala (civil)
Guatemala (state)
Haiti (civil)
Haiti (state)
Hamburg
Hanover
Hawaii
Hesse (state)
Hesse (civil)
Hesse-Homburg
Hesse-Kassel
Honduras
Huahine
Italy (civil)
Italy (state)
Japan (state)
Japan (civl)
Jebel Shammar
Johor
Kashgaria
Korea
Lauenburg
Liberia
Liechtenstein
Limburg
Lippe (state)
Lippe (civil)
Lübeck (state)
Lübeck (civil)
Luxembourg
Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Mexico (civil)
Mexico (state)
Monaco
Morocco
Muscat
Nassau
Nepal
Netherlands
Nicaragua
Norway (civil)
Norway (state)
Oldenburg
Orange Free State
Papal States
Paraguay (front)
Paraguay (back)
Persia
Peru (civil)
Peru (state)
Portugal
Prussia (state)
Prussia (civil)
Raiatea
Rarotonga
Reuss Elder Line
Reuss Junior Line
Rimatara
Rurutu
Russia
Salvador
San Marino (state)
San Marino (civil)
Sarawak (state)
Sarawak (civil)
Saxe-Altenburg
Saxe-Coburg-Gotha
Saxe-Meiningen
Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
Saxony
Schaumburg-Lippe
Schleswig-Holstein
Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Schwarzburg-Sondershausen
Selangor
Siam
Sokoto
South African Republic
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sulu
Sweden (civil)
Sweden (state)
Switzerland
Tonga
Turkey
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Uvea
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
Viti
Waldeck-Pyrmont
Witu
Württemberg
Zanzibar

Appendix – Non-Independent Territories

Abu Dhabi
Ajman
Andorra
Bahrain
Cambodia
Dubai
Guernsey
Heligoland
Jersey
Maldive Islands
Malta
Mangareva
Martinique
Montenegro
Order of Malta
Queensland
Romania
Ryukyu
Samos
Serbia (civil)
Serbia (state)
Sharjah
Tahiti
Tahuata
Tunis
Umm al-Quwain

Historical Notes

February 16: Schleswig-Holstein was granted a provisional merchant flag.
March 4: The Confederate States added a red stripe to its flag.
May 8: The Viti confederation was established.
May 9: Following the surrender of most Confederate troops, the United States declared an end to the American Civil War.
April 28: Salvador adopted a new flag.
Sometime in June: El Salvador added two more stars to its flag.
July 4: The United States added a 36th star (for Nevada) to its flag.
September 12: Asahan was annexed by the Netherlands.
Sometime in 1865: Johor adopted a new flag.