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The flags of New York City include the flag of New York City, the respective flags of the ... of New York City in blue. The tricolor design is derived from the flag of the Dutch Republic—the Prince's Flag—as used in New Amsterdam in 1625.


Mar 3, 2014 ... This flag, pictured above, comes from Prince William of Orange's flag of the Dutch Republic, when New Amsterdam was first settled on ...


One of the many signs of New York's Dutch history are the numerous flags which ... (later James II, our last Catholic king) seized New Amsterdam from the Dutch.


Jun 14, 2017 ... While all of us honor the American flag today, each borough in New York ... the flag of the Dutch Republic as used in New Amsterdam in 1625.


Aug 8, 2017 ... [Unofficial Flag of New York City until 1915] ... built there Fort Amsterdam and laid the foundations of New Amsterdam which became the capital ...


In 1664, New Amsterdam was conquered by the English and named it New York after the English Duke of York and Albany. At one point, it was also the nation's ...


New Amsterdam – New York. ... Personally the New York City flag is one of the best examples on how important the Dutch were for current NYC. The flag could ...


Date: Beneath the horizontal laurel branch the date 1625, being the year of the establishment of New Amsterdam. Crest: An American eagle with wings ...


This flag mimicks the red-black-red stripes of the Amsterdam flag of ... Alternative Title: "NYC Flag if New York was still controlled by the Dutch".