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Star Spangled Banner

  • Years Flown: 1795-1818
  • Design: American Flag with 15 stars and 15 stripes (the only edition of the American Flag to not have 13 stripes)
  • Historical Significance: The version of the American Flag that flew over Fort McHenry during the American Revolutionary War and inspired the National Anthem of The United States of America
  • Today: The very flag that flew over Fort McHenry in 1795 can be viewed in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.