The Bald Eagle was selected as a symbol for victory for two reasons:
First, he is not afraid of a storm; he is strong, and he is smart enough to soar above it.
Secondly, he wears no material crown. We had just broken from the King of England.
They say that the number 13 is an unlucky number…
-13 original colonies - 13 letters in ‘ E Pluribus Unum ’
- 13 bars on that shield - 13 steps on the Pyramid
- 13 stripes on the flag - 13 leaves on the olive branch
- 13 letters in ‘Annuit Coeptis ’ - 13 fruits
- 13 signers of the Declaration - 13 stars above the Eagle
of Independence - 13 arrows.
Interesting facts Woodrow Wilson $100,000 Salmon P. Chase $10,000 James Madison $5,000 Grover Cleveland $1,000 William McKinley $500 Benjamin Franklin $100 Ulysses S. Grant $50 Andrew Jackson $20 Alexander Hamilton $10 Abraham Lincoln $5 Thomas Jefferson $2 George Washington $1 President Denomination of Bill