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Betsy Ross Homepage Resources:

Betsy Ross and the Flag Web Links

The Betsy Ross House

  • Betsy Ross House A Revolutionary Woman, an American Icon. The official site of the historic location.

Oral History

As the history of Betsy Ross and the sewing of the first flag relies in large measure on oral history, as sworn to by affadavits from her daughter and other relatives in the 19th century, serious students of history need to be acquainted with the current standing of oral history in the historic community.

Flag links on the internet

There is an active and emotionally charged debate about the Flag Desecration amendment to the Constitution.

  • Against the Amendment: This page starts with a virtual burning of the American flag (no flag was harmed in the creation of the page). It contains a full discussion of the proposed Amendment as abridgement of First Amendment, freedom of expression, rights.

Other ushistory.org Links

ushistory.org homepage
survey for ushistory.org

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