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Raise the Colors! Special Presentation Hosted by Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office

Posted on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11:12 am

For more information visit www.civilwarmed.org call (301) 695-1864 X1013 or email kyle.wichtendahl@civilwarmed.org.  Clara Barton will host a special program on the history and heritage of the American Flag.  On Thursday, June 11, at 7:30 pm, flag collector Robert Hartman will display a portion of expansive collection of US flags as part of a presentation on the flags evolution and meaning. Through war and peace, the American flag has served as a powerful symbol of the nation, its government , people, and ideals. Attendees to the program will get a special look at some fascinating examples of American flags and gain a greater appreciation of their heritage and importance.


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