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Posts tagged ‘Independence Day’

The Star-Spangled Banner

This 4th of July we have decided to take a closer look at “The Star-Spangled Banner”- an anthem of freedom, American beliefs, and reverence for those…

A portrait of Betsy Ross showing how to sew on stars.

Collecting American Flags

  In April 2014, an American Revolutionary War flag went up for auction in New York City. The flag is the earliest known surviving flag representing…

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