The Story of Our Flag Colonial and National, with Historical Sketch of the Quakeress Betsy Ross
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The Story of Our Flag Colonial and National, with Historical Sketch of the Quakeress Betsy Ross

By Addie Guthrie Weaver
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  • The Story of Our Flag
    • Preface.
    • The Story of Our Flag. COLONIAL AND NATIONAL.
      • GROUP OF COLONIAL FLAGS, NO. 1.
      • THE PINE TREE FLAG.
      • THE RATTLESNAKE FLAG.
      • WASHINGTON LIFE GUARD FLAG.
      • THE GRAND UNION FLAG.
      • COUNT PULASKI’S FLAG.
      • THE “DON’T TREAD ON ME” FLAG.
      • ANOTHER “DON’T TREAD ON ME” FLAG.
      • THE PRESIDENT’S FLAG.
    • GROUP OF COLONIAL FLAGS, NO. 1.
    • THE PINE TREE FLAG.
    • THE RATTLESNAKE FLAG.
    • WASHINGTON LIFE GUARD FLAG.
    • THE GRAND UNION FLAG.
    • COUNT PULASKI’S FLAG.
    • THE “DON’T TREAD ON ME” FLAG.
    • ANOTHER “DON’T TREAD ON ME” FLAG.
    • THE PRESIDENT’S FLAG.
    • COLONIAL AND PATRIOTIC MUSIC.
      • YANKEE DOODLE.
      • AMERICA.
        • AMERICA.
      • AMERICA.
      • The Old Thirteen
    • YANKEE DOODLE.
    • AMERICA.
      • AMERICA.
    • AMERICA.
    • The Old Thirteen
    • STARS ON THE FLAG.
      • THE LIBERTY CAP.
      • ORIGIN OF “OLD GLORY.”
      • JOHN JAY AT MOUNT KISCO, JULY 4, 1861.
      • UNCLE SAM.
      • BROTHER JONATHAN.
      • THE AMERICAN EAGLE.
    • THE LIBERTY CAP.
    • ORIGIN OF “OLD GLORY.”
    • JOHN JAY AT MOUNT KISCO, JULY 4, 1861.
    • UNCLE SAM.
    • BROTHER JONATHAN.
    • THE AMERICAN EAGLE.
    • BANNERS AND STANDARDS.
      • THE LINCOLN FLAG.
      • STATE FLAGS.
      • ORIGIN OF THE FLAG OF TRUCE.
    • THE LINCOLN FLAG.
    • STATE FLAGS.
    • ORIGIN OF THE FLAG OF TRUCE.
    • SKETCH OF BETSY ROSS AND HER HUSBANDS.
      • CHILDREN OF JOHN AND BETSY ROSS CLAYPOOLE.
    • CHILDREN OF JOHN AND BETSY ROSS CLAYPOOLE.
    • THE OLD KEY MANSION.
      • THE STAR-SPANGLED BANNER.
    • THE STAR-SPANGLED BANNER.
    • INVOCATION TO THE FLAG.
      • UNFURL THE FLAG.
      • THE AMERICAN FLAG.
      • BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC.
        • BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC.
      • BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC.
      • CHICKAMAUGA.
        • CHICKAMAUGA.
      • CHICKAMAUGA.
      • THE BON HOMME RICHARD FLAG.
      • “THE OLD THIRTEEN.” A Leaf from Illinois’ History.
      • COLUMBIA, THE GEM OF THE OCEAN.
      • HAIL COLUMBIA.
      • DIXIE.
    • UNFURL THE FLAG.
    • THE AMERICAN FLAG.
    • BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC.
      • BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC.
    • BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC.
    • CHICKAMAUGA.
      • CHICKAMAUGA.
    • CHICKAMAUGA.
    • THE BON HOMME RICHARD FLAG.
    • “THE OLD THIRTEEN.” A Leaf from Illinois’ History.
    • COLUMBIA, THE GEM OF THE OCEAN.
    • HAIL COLUMBIA.
    • DIXIE.
    • TERRITORIAL EXPANSION.
      • ACQUISITION OF TERRITORY.
        • LOUISIANA.
        • FLORIDA.
        • TEXAS.
        • NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA.
        • CALIFORNIA.
        • ALASKA.
        • GENERAL GRANT ON EXPANSION.
        • HAWAII, CUBA, PORTO RICO, AND THE PHILIPPINES.
        • THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI.
      • LOUISIANA.
      • FLORIDA.
      • TEXAS.
      • NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA.
      • CALIFORNIA.
      • ALASKA.
      • GENERAL GRANT ON EXPANSION.
      • HAWAII, CUBA, PORTO RICO, AND THE PHILIPPINES.
      • THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI.
      • DATES OF ADMISSION OF THE STATES.
      • DATES OF ORGANIZATION.
    • ACQUISITION OF TERRITORY.
      • LOUISIANA.
      • FLORIDA.
      • TEXAS.
      • NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA.
      • CALIFORNIA.
      • ALASKA.
      • GENERAL GRANT ON EXPANSION.
      • HAWAII, CUBA, PORTO RICO, AND THE PHILIPPINES.
      • THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI.
    • LOUISIANA.
    • FLORIDA.
    • TEXAS.
    • NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA.
    • CALIFORNIA.
    • ALASKA.
    • GENERAL GRANT ON EXPANSION.
    • HAWAII, CUBA, PORTO RICO, AND THE PHILIPPINES.
    • THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI.
    • DATES OF ADMISSION OF THE STATES.
    • DATES OF ORGANIZATION.
    • SAVE THE OLD FLAG HOUSE. THE HOME OF BETSY ROSS.
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