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Historical City of Philadelphia

At the end of 2011, I travelled from New York City (NYC) to Philadelphia by bus with a friend, Dira. The bus ticket was cheap and it took about two and half hours if I’m not mistaken to get to Philly. 1,341 more words


Arvada Harvest Festival

My first parade.  I, Zeb the Duck and Soapy Smith Duck went to the Harvest Festival in Arvada, Colorado on Saturday.  We watched a parade. Not just any parade, but the Arvada Harvest Festival parade is the 2nd longest continuing parade in the State of Colorado.   352 more words

All Rolled up...the Roll-ups are finished...Thank goodness

Finishing: Roll-ups

(each type of finishing has its own specific ins and outs. )

Bottom of roll-up will only have a beginning and ending open area, no hanger. 1,081 more words


5 september

gårDagens kvinna: Betsy Ross (1751-1836)

Hon var kväkare och enligt legenden den som designade och sydde den första amerikanska flaggan.


* Nya Lödöse. Staden under Gamlestaden. 230 more words


You Know Who Created And Sewed Our First Flag Right?

Every school kid in America knows this one. Was it…..

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1. Betsy Ross is widely credited with designing the first American flag, 867 more words

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A Piece of History You Should Know

Sent by a friend, this video is a piece of history that I heard only snippets of. I knew who Francis Scott Key was, but I did not know what his mission was. 76 more words