How Did Betsy Ross Build The Flag

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Betsy Ross created the flag of the United States. Or did she really? In 1776 Betsy Ross was asked by George Washington if she can stitch the flag. A legend says that Betsy really did not create the flag. Some historians believe that a New Jersey Congressman designed the flag. As well they believe that Betsy Ross sewed the flag. So no one really knows who created the flag. There is many sources that say that Betsy Ross is the one who created the flag and others say that Betsy Ross is just a legend.

The actual person who designed the flag of the United States was Francis Hopkinson. He was in the Continental Navy Board, after he served for the Navy he went into designing the flag of the United States. When he had designed the flag he had put the stars to represent that he had experienced the war. He had wrote a letter to congress that he had designed the flag of the United States. His first
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Well there has been multiple flags that the United States has had. In this part of the essay we will be talking about the changes made to the flags throughout the years. Also, the names they have for the flag. As well on who or how they got their name.

The first flag of the United States was made in 1776 and was first rose by George Washington on New Years. On June 14, 1777 the Continental Congress had came up that there should be 13 stripes on the flag. Also, on June 14 1777 the flag of the United States had been adopted to the union. In 1793 George Washington had gotten his first shipment of colors for the flag.

From 1777 to 1960 congress has passed many acts that has made the shape design from the flag change. The designs have gone from multiple shapes the stars are put in to represent the states. Another way the flag design has changed is from the first one which didn’t have any starts it had a British

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