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House No. 239 Arch St.,

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Item No: pdcc00223
Title: House No. 239 Arch St.,
Additional Title: where the first American flag was made by Mrs. Betsy Ross, in 1777.
Historic Street Address: 239 Arch Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

http://www.ushistory.org/betsy/


Notes:

Halftone reproduction of original photograph taken at a time when the area along Arch Street was in decline.

Inscription below title reads: The flag was adopted by Congress June 14, 1777.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.953915
Geocode Longitude:-75.161054

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.4
Creator Name: Levytype Co. - Photographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler