What do you think about when you look at this flag? Some people think about liberty, freedom, pride, and some people even think about the person who sewed it. That is who we are going to tell you about. She was born in Philadelphia on New Years Day, 1752, and how some people look at it, the flag signs her name.
Elizabeth Griscom was the eighth child out of seventeen kids. Her parents, Samuel and Rebecca
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Betsy Ross the United States Flag is one of the world's oldest flags.
But not everyone believes that Betsy Ross sewed the fist flag. Many historians can not find any records or documents on her actually sewing the flag. But we believe this story. Her work has inspired many people. And what we have learned from doing this project is you can do a lot, even when you don't have a lot to work with!