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  • Betsy Ross Flag 3X5 Foot Sewn SolarMax Nylon Betsy Ross Flag 3X5 Foot Sewn SolarMax Nylon

Betsy Ross Flag 3X5 Foot Sewn SolarMax Nylon

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Betsy Ross Flag 3X5 Foot 100% Nylon fabric with white canvas heading and brass grommets. Sewn

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    Betsy Ross Flag 3X5 Foot Nylon Sewn - Betsy's grandson, William Canby, said in 1870 that Washington and a committee of Congress came to Betsy in 1776 (prior to Independence) with a flag design that incorporated six-pointed stars. Betsy showed them how she could fold a piece of material and with one snip of the scissors, make a perfect five pointed star, which, according to Canby, was more desirable (in 1882, when he expanded the legend, he said it was more heraldically correct, which is not true). Fact: Francis Hopkinson was the only individual to actually claim the credit for the design of the U.S. Flag at the time. He billed Congress for "a quarter cask of the public wine" for his efforts. Congress did not outright deny his claim but sat on it for years. Only after Hopkinson rebilled his claim in cash, along with other claims for other emblems, did Congress act on it, denying it on the grounds that Hopkinson was not the only person who had a hand in designing the flag and other emblems. Source: Http://www.fotw.us/flags/us-betsy.html(Made in the U.S.A.)

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    Product Type Flags > Historical Flag
    Product Origin Made in the U.S.A.
    ASIN/Barcode 719611091672
    SKU 060701
    Flag Size 3x5 Foot
    Fabric SolarMax Nylon
    Construction Sewn
    Flag Finishing Brass Grommets
    Display Type Outdoor Flag
    Color No

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