America’s first flag

January 29, 2016 benszmidt 4

The flag of the United States was created during a turbulent time in the country’s history. Combined with the fact that it’s meant to evolve […]

State flags ranked

August 8, 2015 benszmidt 9

This is a fun post for me to celebrate the launch of this website. It doesn’t have many flag facts (I’ll save them for individual […]

Gadsden Flag

July 3, 2015 benszmidt 0

Colonel Christopher Gadsden created the flag in 1775 for then commander-in-chief of the Continental Navy Commodore Esek Hopkins, to fly on his flagship. Before getting […]