You don’t have to display the American flag outdoors. While many homeowners and business owners prefer to display it outdoors, others choose to display it indoors. Displaying the American flag indoors has its advantages. You don’t have to worry about sunlight and bad weather degrading it, for instance, and you can integrate the American flag[…].
South Dakota has an official flag. As shown in the image above, it features the state’s seal surrounded by yellow-colored triangles. Above the seal is “SOUTH DAKOTA.” Below the seal is “THE MOUNT RUSHMORE STATE.” The flag feature a bright, attractive design that’s become synonymous with South Dakota. Here are five fun facts about the[…].
Have you seen the flag of the United States Army? It features a blue variant of the War Office Seal against a white background. Below the War Office Seal is a scroll with the words “United States Army,” followed by the year 1775. Some people assume that the U.S. Army Flag originated in 1775, but[…].
It’s no secret that all 50 states in the United States have an official flag. But did you know that Washington, D.C. has an official flag as well? As shown in the photo above, it depicts three red stars, followed by two red stripes against a white background. It’s a simple yet attractive design that’s[…].
The American flag isn’t displayed exclusively in the United States. When traveling abroad, you may see it displayed in foreign countries. But the most unique place where the American flag is displayed is the moon. For over a half-century, the American flag has been plated on the lunar surface. To learn more about the American[…].
Have you seen the flag of New Jersey? It features a shield with three plows along with a helmet and two figures. The flag of New Jersey is prominently displayed throughout the Garden State. It’s a simple yet attractive flag that many business owners and homeowners proudly display. But even if you’ve seen it, there[…].
Ever wonder the American flag features five-pointed stars? The American flag has been revised over two dozen times since its origins in the 18th century. Many of these revisions involved the addition of new stars. When a new state was added to the Union, a star would be added to the American flag. But the[…].
American flags are available in different materials. While some of them are made of polyester or nylon, others are made of cotton. If you’re going to buy a cotton American flag, you’ll need to care for it. All materials require maintenance — and cotton is no exception. By following these tips, you can protect your[…].
North Carolina has an official flag. Also known simply as the North Star, it features a vertical blue union on the left, followed by a red horizontal stripe and a white horizontal stripe on the right. Within the blue union are the letters “N” and “C,” which are separated by a star. With its combination[…].
When most people hear the phrase “The Star-Spangled Banner,” they envision our country’s national anthem. It was a short poem written by lawyer and poet Francis Scott Key during the British bombardment of Fort McHenry in 1812. The Star-Spangled Banner, however, is also a flag. Even if you’re familiar with the American flag, you might[…].