The American flag is recognized worldwide, but the flag that flies today isn’t the same flag that flew in the past. Its design has changed over time. Famous designs like the Grand Union (Continental Colors), the Hopkinson, the Betsy Ross, the Cowpens, and the present-day American flag have marked its evolution.
Let’s take a look at five of the most iconic American flag designs:
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It’s interesting to see how the American flag’s design has changed over time. If you’d like to learn more about the history of the American flag, download Patriot Wood’s free ebook on the Star Spangled Banner.