Our Flag ( PDF, 11.4 MB, 56 pgs.)
A background resource with history and images of the flags of the United States and other historical flags, proportions and anatomy of the flag, flag laws and regulations, flag etiquette, images of state and territory flags, brief history of Flag Day, and more.
An illustrated timeline of flags for 1775 to a proposed flag with 51 stars.
The Star-Spangled Banner < /li> Tells how the 1814 battle at Fort McHenry inspired Francis Scott Key to write what became our national anthem. Includes history of the War of 1812, the making of the flag, the song, and symbols of the new nation. Interactives include a quiz and an exploration of details of the original Fort McHenry flag.