The Mythology of Betsy Ross and the American Flag
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The Mythology of Betsy Ross and the American Flag

Happy Flag Day, which, in case you didn’t know, is June 14th. It’s not a national holiday, but it is an annual observance first marked by President Woodrow Wilson’s 1916 Proclamation. President Harry Truman signed an Act of Congress in 1949 designating June 14th as the official date.  As with all our major national symbols, we … Continue reading