|George Washington, Robert Morris and Betsy Ross are credited with the circular design around 1776. The Congress did not specify an arrangement for the stars in the canton, as a result there are many variations in the flags that followed until 1912. The Betsy Ross Flag remains one of the most popular versions to be displayed and remembered as a flag used in the War for Independence. On 14 June 1777. The Continental Congress resolved, “That the flag of the United States be thirteen stripes alternating red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation.”
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