Betsy Ross and the American Flag

The "Congressional Room"
or The "Flag Room"
also called The Parlor!

painitng of Betsy Ross by Weisberger
Betsy Ross House Parlor

On the left is the world-famous painting of Betsy Ross by Charles Weisgerber (click on it for an enlargement). In it you can see the Congressional Committee of George Ross and Robert Morris, along with George Washington conferring with Betsy Ross as to the design of the new flag of the United States. On the right is a photograph of the room today.

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