Betsy Ross and the American Flag

Additional Flag Resources

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.