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39 Star Unofficial U.S. Flag.

Sub-collection: Star Spangled Banner Flag House

39 Star Unofficial U.S. Flag in anticipation of the admission of Colorado and Dakota into the Union.
As per family tradition, Mrs. George Kennedy of Philadelphia prepared this flag during the Centennial Celebration of 1876. The 39 stars reflect the anticipation that the Territories of Colorado and Dakota would be admitted into the Union.

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