Changes to the American flag Griffin Mcgovern

The Indian Peace Flag

Made in 1803

Displayed the U.S. Coat of arms

Was depicted in the postage stamp

Easton Flag

Made in 1814

Represents Easton Pennsylvania

This flag has 13 (8 pointed stars) in the blue feild

There are 13 stripes in the canton

Was used as a company flag under Abraham Horn during the war of 1812

The flag of 1818

Has 20 stars

Has 13 stripes

They found it impractical to add a new star for each state

But they still added five new stars

The stars were added for the states Tennessee, Ohio, Louisiana, Indiana, and Mississippi

The president under this flag was James Monroe

To the left, the flag of 1819 and to the right, the flag of 1820

The flag of 1819

Has 21 stars

One star was added for Illionis

Flag of 1820

Has 23 stars

The 2 stars were added for Alabama and Maine

This flag was the first flag on pikes peak. The highest summit of the southern front range of the rocky mountains

The Bennington Flag

Has 13 stars and 13 stripes

The stripes and stars represent the 13 colonies in rebellion against Britain

The large 76 in the middle of the canton shows the year that the declaration of independence was signed

The flag of 1822

Has 24 stars

A star was added for Missouri

This was the last flag for 14 years

The presidents that were in office under this flag were president James Monroe, John Quincy Adams, and Andrew Jackson

The flag of 1836

Has 25 stars

One star was added for Missouri

This flag is also known as the Zavala flag

This flag was portrayed as a white five point star in a field of blue with the letters "TEXAS" on each point

The flag of 1837

Known as the Great star flag

This flag is also known as the Grand Luminary flag

It was designed by Samuel chester reid

A star was added for michigan

The top left, Flag of 1845, Top right, flag of 1846, the bottom is the flag of 1847

The flag of 1845

has 27 stars

One star was added for Florida

The president that was in office under this flag was James Polk

The flag of 1846

Has 28 stars

A star was added for Texas

The flag of 1847

Has 29 stars

A star was added for Iowa

The flag of 1848

Has 30 stars

A star was added for Wisconsin

The president that were in office under were James Polk, Zachary Taylor, and Millard Fillmore

Flag of 1851

Has 31 stars

A star was added for California

The presidents that were in office under this flag were Millard fillmore, Franklin Pierce, and James Bunchanan

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