Posts Tagged ‘US Flags’

Djibouti flag

Where in the world . . . ?

On this day, June 27, in 1977, the country of Djibouti hoisted its flag as an independent country.  From 1894 until that date, Djibouti had been a territory of France.  Where in the world is Djibouti? It is a... Read more
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An Effective – Inexpensive – Way to Advertise

U.S President Calvin Coolidge once said. “Advertising is the life of trade” Certainly our modern business community agrees with this thought. In 2008, $412.4 billion, was spend on advertising and marketing in the United States, with the advertising portion... Read more
Philippines flag

Philippine Flag and Independence Day

On this day, June 12, 1898, the flag of the Philippines was adopted, honoring their Proclamation of Independence from Spain.  The modern design was first conceived of by President Emilio Aguinaldo during his exile in 1897.  The equilateral white... Read more
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Don’t forget FLAG DAY!

FLAG DAY – JUNE 14:   Flag Day was first observed in 1877, honoring the 100th anniversary of the adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the official flag of the United States.  The 1777 Congressional resolution, approved by the... Read more
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Colorado State Flag – June 5, 1911

On this day, June 5, 1911, the Colorado General Assembly adopted its current flag, designed by Andrew Carlisle Johnson in the same year. The blue stripes represent beautiful Colorado skies, the white stripe signifies the snow-capped mountains and the... Read more
Don't Tread On Me

Uncoiling the Snake Story

The “DON’T TREAD ON ME” flag, officially known as the Gadsden, has become a familiar flag in recent years. Although frequently associated with the TEA PARTY political group in the United States, it has always been a popular historic flag.... Read more
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New Feature for Your Flag Display

Does your U.S. flag get tangled and wrapped any time the wind comes up?  There’s no longer a need for old-fashioned flag unfurlers. A new product is now available from All the Kings’ Flags. Get your flag display ready... Read more