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Betsy Ross House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1950-1960

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Summary:Betsy Ross House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1950-1960. Caption reads: "Betsy Ross House, Philadelphia, Pa. Birthplace of 'Old Glory.' Room in which Betsy Ross received the Committee from the Continental Congress, composed of General George Washington, Col. George Ross and Robert Morris, and was commissioned to make the First American Flag in 1776." Postcard number: Phi 10 F.
Creator:Weisgerber, Vexil
Provider:Mike Roberts Color Productions
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Pennsylvania
Place of origin – Settlement:Philadelphia
Temporal subject: 1941-1950
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Philadelphia
Topical subjects:Interiors
Ross, Betsy, 1752-1836
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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