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Large 48-Star American Flag

$125.00
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Product Code
M1698
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Dimensions 5 feet by 9 feet
Militaria Country USA

Large 48-Star American Flag - Collectibles

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Large 48-Star American Flag

  • Tears on 2nd and 4th stripe
  • 5 feet by 9 feet 
  • The 48 Star Flag was adopted on July 4, 1912 with the addition of New Mexico (January 6th, 1912) and Arizona (February 14, 1912) 
  • President Taft established the flag by executive order and the arrangement of the stars were to be in six horizontal rows of eight each, a single point of each star to be upward. 
  • This flag was official for 47 years, longer than any other flag, through two World Wars and the emergence of the United States of America as the leading nation of the world. 
  • Eight Presidents served under this flag; William H. Taft (1909-1913), Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921), Warren Harding (1921-1923), Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929), Herbert Hoover (1929-1933), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945), Harry S. Truman (1945-1953), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961).

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead and dinitrotoluene, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov, will open in a new window..


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