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The Star-Spangled Banner

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"The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States of America. The lyrics come from "Defence of Fort M'Henry", a poem written on ...

9 Things You May Not Know About “The Star-Spangled Banner ...

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Sep 12, 2014 ... On the bicentennial of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” learn surprising facts about the national anthem and the man who wrote its lyrics.

The Story Behind the Star Spangled Banner | History | Smithsonian

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Mar 1, 2007 ... A conservator works on the Star-Spangled Banner in 1914. ... "We didn't want to change any of the history written on the artifact by stains and ...

The untold story of The Star-Spangled Banner | Fox News

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Sep 13, 2014 ... Five historical facts about our national anthem that few people know. ... the 200th anniversary of the writing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”.

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Jul 4, 2009 ... The story behind the national anthem - a very powerful story.
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Jun 4, 2008 ... David Barton gives the true story behind our National Anthem. ... Arrested for writing a critical editorial in his newspaper of Lincoln's suspension ...

National Anthem | Visit Baltimore

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Baltimore is the birthplace of America's national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner”. Written by Francis Scott Key during the Battle of Baltimore in the War of  ...

The National Anthem - The Star-Spangled Banner - U.S. Constitution

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Jan 8, 2010 ... The U.S. National Anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner, was written in 1814 by Francis Scott Key. Key was sent to the British fleet in ...

Where did Francis Scott Key write the song that became our national ...

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Jun 12, 2014 ... We all know the words to the national anthem, but did you know it was written in two locations—sea and land? With Flag Day around the corner ...

The Star-Spangled Banner - National Museum of American History

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Francis Scott Key was a gifted amateur poet. Inspired by the sight of the American flag flying over Fort McHenry the morning after the bombardment, he scribbled ...

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Key pens Star-Spangled Banner - Sep 13, 1814 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Key pens Star-Spangled Banner on Sep 13, 1814. ... The poem, originally titled “The Defence of Fort McHenry,” was written after Key ...

Star-Spangled History: 5 Facts About the Making of the National ...

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Jun 24, 2014 ... An engraved portrait of American lawyer and amateur poet Francis Scott Key ( 1779-1843), who wrote “The Star-Spangled Banner,” which ...

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Star-Spangled Banner and the War of ...

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The original Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to .... night revising and copying out the four verses he had written about America's ...