How big is the flag made by Betsy Ross?

Answer Betsy Ross may not have made the first American flag as her grandson William Canby claimed, though historians believe she was involved. If she did, then because she frequently made ship's colors (f... Read More »

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Where was the Betsy Ross flag made?

The Continental Congress, including George Washington, Robert Morris and George Ross, came to Betsy Ross' home in May of 1776 and asked her to make the American Flag. Betsy Ross was a seamstress in... Read More »

Where was the Betsy Ross American flag made?

In May 1776, Betsy Ross completed the first American flag, which had 13 stars and stripes, at her residence at 239 Arch Street in Philadelphia. It has been argued that the space right next to 239, ... Read More »

When did Betsy Ross sew the first flag?

Betsy Ross, a Philadelphia upholsterer, sewed the first American flag in late May or early June of 1776. Designed with 13 stripes and 13 stars for the original colonies, the flag made its debut at ... Read More »

How did betsy ross make the flag?

Betsy Ross was born Elizabeth Griscom on New Year's Day, 1752 in Philadelphia. In 1773, she and John Ross eloped and were married. Together they began a successful upholstery business. John was kil... Read More »