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Sunday, October 30, 2011
American Centennial Flag, 1876
Here is a beautiful close-up of a homemade silk Centennial flag with the dates 1776-1876 hand embroidered in silk thread. It's apparent from the flag's construction that the maker of the flag, A. Whipple of Albany, New York, was an expert seamstress