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The american flag

  1. 1. The American Flag By Sarajane Smith
  2. 2. 1777- The Betsy Ross Flag• Made by Betsy Ross• 13 start and 13 stripes• Red, White and Blue
  3. 3. 1795• Vermont and Kentucky• 15 Stars and 15 Stripes
  4. 4. 1818• 20 Stars and 13 Stripes• Tennessee, Ohio, Louisiana, Indiana, Mississippi 1819• 21 Stars- Illinois 1820• 23 Stars- Alabama and Maine 1822• 24 Stars- Missouri 1826• 25 Stars- Arkansas 1837• 26 Stars- Michigan 1845• 27 Stars- Florida 1846• 28 Stars- Texas
  5. 5. 1847• 29 Stars- Iowa 1848• 20 Stars- Wisconsin 1851• 31 Stars- California 1858• 32 Stars- Minnesota 1859• 33 Stars- Oregon 1861• 34 Stars- Kansas 1863• 35 Stars- West Virginia 1865• 36 Stars- Nevada
  6. 6. 1867 • 37 Stars- Nebraska 1876 Manufacturers made a • 38 Stars- Colorado flag in 1889 with 39 stars 1890 on it… why was it never an official flag?• 43 Stars- North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Washington, Idaho 1891 • 44 Stars- Wyoming 1896 • 45 Stars- Utah 1908 • 46 Stars- Oklahoma 1912 • 48 Stars- New Mexico, Arizona 1949 • 49 Stars- Alaska
  7. 7. 1960 • Hawaii • 50 Stars • Our Current Flag
  8. 8. Some Places Our Flag Has Flown• 1787: Captain Robert Gray- Sailed around the World• 1909: Robert Peary- North Pole• 1963: Barry Bishop- Mount Everest• 1969: Neil Armstrong- The Moon!
  9. 9. Did You Know…?• Flag Day is June 14th• Half Mast Flags• 1958:Robert G. Heft
  10. 10. What Is Next?• Puerto Rico = 51 Stars?• What will that look like?• YOU DECIDE!
  11. 11. Other National Flags
  12. 12. SourcesImages can be found at:http://www.celebrealtor.com/images/american-flag-pictures/american-flag.gifhttp://ccs.clarityconnect.com/NRiggs/flag15.gifhttp://www.michigan-map.org/michigan-map.jpghttp://www.tennessee-map.org/tennessee-map.jpghttp://www.ohio-map.org/ohio-map.jpghttp://www.awesometraveler.com/images/florida-road-map-fullsize.gifhttp://media.photobucket.com/image/picture%20of%20texas/pauljorg31/Entire%20map%20of%20texas/large-map-of-texas-entire-complete.jpghttp://2.bp.blogspot.com/-Q7Y-3D1IauE/TdIsQ_O7CuI/AAAAAAAADDk/a7nF7SibpaU/s1600/arkansas+map_only_pic.gifhttp://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/img/counties/stout22.gifhttp://www.digital-topo-maps.comhttp://www.vacation2usa.com/i2nova_mississippi.pnghttp://geology.comhttp://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mogenweb/missouri-county-map.gifhttp://www.wisconsin-map.org/wisconsin-map.jpghttp://www.minnesotaslakes.com/Minnesota%20Fishing.gifhttp://www.barbsnow.net/images/west-virginia-county-map.gifhttp://www.dreammakerhotdogcarts.comhttp://www.lib.az.us/braille/images/azmap.gifhttp://4.bp.blogspot.com/_mFMFCpmOJ2Q/ShoZ29qAw3I/AAAAAAAAAQk/ZT9JHorCgrQ/s400/BN5306_1-FB~American-Flag-Flying-at-Full-Mast-Cape-Cod-USA-Posters.jpghttp://www.clevescene.com/images/blogimages/2010/11/11/1289491361-neil-armstrong-moon.jpghttp://us.cdn2.123rf.com/168nwm/smontgom65/smontgom651007/smontgom65100700017/7314592-american-flag-at-half-mast-flag-flapping.jpg
  13. 13. SourcesInformation can be found at:www.wikipedia.orgSee: Timeline of the American Flag Betsy Ross Flag The American Flag

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