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Stars and Stripes: A Closer Look at The American Icon Open Access

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The Stars and Stripes exhibit at the DAR Constitution Hall will take a closer look at the American Flag. The exhibition will include an introductory video, multimedia elements, original artifacts, and large-scale sculpture. The exhibit will teach a history of flag culture, show how the flag was created, and will cover the American flag from the Revolution to the present. Visitors will learn how the flag has been used as a propaganda tool, how it has gone through many changes both in form and cultural use, and how it has been used to represent many agendas throughout American history. The exhibition will also demonstrate many see the flag in their own way.

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