What do the stars and stripes mean on the U.S. flag?

Answer There are a number of views as to what the stars and stripes mean on the U.S. flag. The meanings of the colors of the flag are different now than they were when the flag was designed in the 1700s.D... Read More »

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What is the meaning of stars&stripes on a colonial flag?

The flag's stripes of alternating red and white stand for the original 13 colonies. Similarly, the stars in a field of blue denote the new constellation of the American republic.HistoryThe first an... Read More »

Who really made the first stars& stripes flag of America?

While the original stars and stripes flag was designed by George Washington, Betsy Ross and Francis Hopkinson, no one knows for sure who made the very first stars and stripes flag. Betsy Ross repor... Read More »

When was the first time the stars& stripes flew in a Flag Day celebration?

President Truman signed an Act of Congress declaring June 14th to be a annual celebration of the American flag in 1949. In 2004, Congress declared that Flag Day originated in Ozaukee County, Wiscon... Read More »

What do stars&stripes mean?

You've probably heard of the "Star-Spangled Banner." Not only is it the national anthem of the United States, it is also a nickname for their flag. The flag is also sometimes referred to as "Old Gl... Read More »