June 14 is Flag Day. It is a chance for Americans to celebrate the history of stars-and-stripes flag, adopted in 1777.
According to the National Constitution Center, the first Flag Day celebration was in 1877.
Years later in the 19th century, teachers across the nation began celebrating the day to introduce the country’s history to their students.
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