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June 14 is Flag Day in the United States. It is a national observance, not a holiday. The On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress passed a resolution adopting Betsy Ross' flag as the flag of the future United States of America. In 1949, an act of Congress established it as National Flag Day.
  • Americas Story: Flag Day

    The history of American Flag Day and the flag itself, including the story of Betsy Ross, the Philadelphia seamstress who created the original flag.

  • Betsy Ross: Flag Day

    A timeline beginning January 1, 1776, when the Grand Union flag is displayed on Prospect Hill through June 2007, when Bill S720 was proposed.

  • Flag Day in America

    Providing a collection of resources to celebrate the holiday including sppeches, flag etiquette and folding, wallpapers, and trivia.

  • Flag of the United States

    Offers information concerning the history of Flag Day, and details of how it became a holiday.

  • Holiday Insights - Flag Day

    Provides information on the history of Flag Day, as well as information on Betsy Ross, flag folding, etiquette, and celebrations.

  • Sheryl's Holiday Site - Flag Day

    Offering a history of Flag Day, flag etiquette, and image gallery.

  • Today in History: Flag Day

    Overview of the resolution and events leading up to that resolution which made Flag Day an official national observance.

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