5 edition of A new flag for a new country found in the catalog.
A new flag for a new country
A short play dramatizes the legend of how Betsy Ross came to make the first United States flag.
|Statement||by June Behrens ; pictures by Lenny Meyer.|
|Contributions||Meyer, Lenny, ill.|
|LC Classifications||PN6120.H5 B396|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||29 p. :|
|Number of Pages||29|
|LC Control Number||74030381|
Here in lyrical prose is the story of the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the words that became the national anthem of the United States. This flag, which came to be known as the Star-Spangled Banner, also inspired author Susan Campbell Bartoletti, who, upon seeing it at the Smithsonian Institution, became curious about the hands that had sewn it.3/5(3). To alter the design of our flag to-day would be a very serious matter, but the colonies were so accustomed to the making of flags according to the whim of some militia company or some sea captain that the appearance of a new design, especially one so slightly changed from the familiar flag of the mother country, cannot have created any great.
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