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Betsy Ross USA Nylon Embroidered Flag 3 x 5 ft. (USA MADE)
Betsy Ross USA Nylon Embroidered Flag 3 x 5 ft. (USA MADE)

Betsy Ross USA Nylon Embroidered Flag 3 x 5 ft. (USA MADE)

Sale price: $49.95
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6 out of 7 flags
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Description:

During the Revolutionary War our “official” flags were made by several people. In Pennsylvania, Betsy Ross made flags for 50 years, including the Pennsylvania State Navy in 1777. Our earliest records of the popular "Betsy Ross flag," displaying the stars in a circle, seem to indicate it appeared in the 1790’s. This iconic design has come to symbolize the birth and early years of our nation.

The claims of the Betsy Ross flag were first brought to the attention of the public in 1870, by one of her grandsons, William J. Canby. He gave a talk a meeting of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, during which he stated:

"It is not tradition, it is a report from the lips of the principal participator in the transaction, directly told not to one or two, but a dozen or more living witnesses, of which I, myself, am one, though but a little boy when I heard it.... Colonel Ross, with Robert Morris and General Washington, called on Mrs. Ross and told her they were a committee of Congress, and wanted her to make a flag from the drawing, a rough one, which, upon her suggestions, was redrawn by General Washington in pencil in her back parlor. This was prior to the Declaration of Independence. I fix the date to be during Washington's visit to Congress from New York in June, 1776 when he came to confer upon the affairs of the Army, the flag being no doubt, one of these affairs."

 

FLAG QUALITY AND USES
 
 
Civic Quality
Construction: Nylon Embroidered
 
- Designs are embroidered on both sides (not printed)
- Design reads properly on the front side and backwards on the reverse (as per proper flag construction see here)
- Superior look and feel to printed flags
- Bright thread adds texture and weight
- Long lasting, waterproof, tear and fray resistant material 
- Double and quad stitched edges all around
- Reinforced grommet holes with metal rings for added durability
- Attaches easily to any flag pole
- 1 year "no fade, no fray" guarantee
 
RECOMENDED USES:
 
- Outdoor display use on poles
- Permanent flag displays (i.e. not taken down at night/rain)
- Excellent for events indoor/outdoor, parades
- Schools, churches, civic uses

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