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The Stars and Stripes – Evolving Over Time

In honor of the Yankee Independence Day, let’s look at the evolution of the American flag. I even have a flag-inspired recipe to share!

The first American flag is said to have been stitched by Betsy Ross in 1776-1777. 214 more words

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Personal Independence: Rights and Responsibilities of Doing It “My Nowm Self”

Personal Independence: Rights and Responsibilities of Doing It “My Nowm Self”

by Cathleen Elise Rossiter

A few years ago, when I was three years old, my mother and I found ourselves in the middle of a valuable teaching and learning moment that would stay with me to this very moment. 461 more words

Art Life Connection

Happy Independence Day

In observance of our nation’s birthday, we wish everyone a happy 4th of July.

In honor of the holiday, we’d like to share some history about the American flag with you from… 470 more words

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Happy Independence Day

In observance of our nation’s birthday, we wish everyone a happy 4th of July.

In honor of the holiday, we’d like to share some history about the American flag with you from… 466 more words

Holiday

Happy Independence Day

In observance of our nation’s birthday, we wish everyone a happy 4th of July.

In honor of the holiday, we’d like to share some history about the American flag with you from… 466 more words

Bank And U.S. Holidays

Happy Independence Day

In observance of our nation’s birthday, we wish everyone a happy 4th of July.

In honor of the holiday, we’d like to share some history about the American flag with you from… 466 more words

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Betsy Ross of the Capitol


“Washington, D.C.  Mrs. Georgeieanna Higgins.  Official title is Seamstress to the United States Senate, but for years has been called the ‘Betsy Ross of the Capitol.’  She is responsible for keeping the flag that flies over the Senate wing of the Capitol in proper flapping order.  40 more words

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