The flag of the United States, often referred to as the American flag, is the
national flag of the .... In the late 18th century, the notion of a national flag did not
yet exist, or was only nascent...
Jul 2, 2014 ... It has also been established that Ross did indeed make flags, ... Board of
Admiralty for his design of the “flag of the United States of America.
The resolution stated: “Resolved, that the flag of the United States be thirteen
stripes, ... Some historians believe it was designed by New Jersey Congressman
According to popular legend, the first American flag was made by Betsy Ross, ...
In 1818, after five more states had gained admittance, Congress passed ...
The actual flag from that battle hangs in the Maryland State House. .... The federal
law made it illegal to "knowingly" cast "contempt" upon "any flag of the United ...
Jun 10, 2011 ... Betsy Ross made the first American flag. ... the Continental Congress, who was
instrumental in the design of the Great Seal of the United States.
Evolution of the United States Flag. No one knows with absolute certainty who
designed the first stars and stripes or who made it. Congressman Francis ...
History of the flag shows that the national flag of the United States is the third
oldest of ... It is the sign made visible of the strong spirit that has brought liberty
However, no actual evidence exists that Betsy Ross made the first American flag.
... It stated: "Resolved, that the flag of the United States be thirteen stripes, ...
Feb 16, 2001 ... Flag of the United States of America ... as the “Betsy Ross flag,” although the
claims of her descendants that she made the first Stars and Stripes ...