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Museum To Celebrate Star-Spangled Banner In Song

Girl Scouts, Little League baseball players and musicians including Phish and Train are joining a national sing-a-long on Saturday, which is Flag Day, to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the national anthem and the flag that inspired its lyrics.

06/13/2014

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Flag Day Brings Key’s Manuscript To Frederick

Francis Scott Key’s handwritten lyrics for “The Star-Spangled Banner” are making an unusual visit to Key’s final resting place in Frederick.

06/14/2013

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Flag Day Commemorated At Fort McHenry

It wasn’t just a celebration of the bicentennial on Thursday. It was also Flag Day, and that holds a special meaning for many.

06/14/2012

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Immigrants Become Naturalized Citizens On Flag Day

Thursday marks a new life in America for dozens of naturalized immigrants.

06/14/2012

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Dozens Become U.S. Citizens On Flag Day

They were born in 16 different counties but now they’re all Americans. Dozens took their oath as U.S. citizens Tuesday night at Fort McHenry.

06/14/2011

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D.C. Museum Celebrates Flag Day

The National Museum of American History in Washington is celebrating Flag Day by hosting a naturalization ceremony for 20 people.

06/14/2011

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Fort McHenry Prepares For Flag Day

Tuesday is Flag Day. If you plan to celebrate, there’s no better place than Fort McHenry.

06/13/2011

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