The first book ever on the Bedford Flag, the oldest existing flag in the United States. The author researched and describes: when the flag was made (1704), where it was made (England), who ordered it (The Bedford Minutemen, Massachusetts), and what impact this flag has had on the American history. The book is illustrated with photographs of the original flag and has numerous illustrations, documenting the origen of the flag. The book is printed in 5 colors, the cover has an imbossed image of the flag.
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Barbara Hitchcock, a Bedford resident, did her research on the book over a three year period. She is the vice president of a large Massachusetts corporation, and is in charge of one of the worlds largest photographic collections. She writes articles and curates exhibitions as well as books.
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Book Description The Friends of the Bedford Flag, Inc, 1998. Softcover. Book Condition: Fine. B/w and color illustrations. Revolutionary War flag at Bedford, Massachusetts. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 48 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 33148