494- Flag Days: Unfolding a Moment

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494- Flag Days: Unfolding a Moment

Betsy Ross sewed the first American flag. At least, that's what we were taught in school. But when historians go searching…there’s no proof to be found. In this collaboration with the podcast Sidedoor, we unravel this vexillological tall tale to find out how this myth got started, and who Betsy Ross really was.

Plus we talk about the real flag that inspired the song, The Star Spangled Banner.

Flag Days: Unfolding a Moment

 

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  • Sophie

    Gold. Jesus Christ. How do you do it?

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    Moriss

    Love the podcast, good episode and clear audio! Keep these comming

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  • Gillian

    Going back trough all the episodes, amazing podcast

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    ludi2

    Very thought out! Can't wait to try it out.

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    laurin

    Andrew, you're the man! Nobody else provides this content to the extent you do. Thank you!

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  • ludi2

    BEEN WAITING FOR THIS. Thank you Andrew for everything you do. Youre a true hero to society for the research you do and for sharing it with the public.

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    Sophie

    the intro is way to long but good episode still skip till 5:30

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    Evaa22

    BEEN WAITING FOR THIS. Thank you Andrew for everything you do. Youre a true hero to society for the research you do and for sharing it with the public.

    4 months ago·1 like·
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