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Monday, 14 June 2010

Flag's Day

Flag Day - the anniversary of the American Flag Resolution of 1777 - was officially established by the Proclamation of President Woodrow Wilson on May 30th, 1916. While Flag Day was celebrated in various communities for years after Wilson's proclamation, it was not until August 3rd, 1949, that President Truman signed an Act of Congress designating June 14th of each year as National Flag Day.
Want to learn more? Check out these links!


www.usflag.org
www.theholidayspot.com
www.usa.gov
www.nationalflagday.com
Star Power: 200 years of change - www.usatoday.com (video)
EnchantedLerning - US Flagh Day activites and crafts
Annie's Flag Day
www.usflag.org - glossary

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