Snippings from the Star-Spangled Banner

June 14, 2001 – December 31, 2001

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

2nd floor, West Wing, Flag Conservation Lab Floor Plan

On view are several fragments from the Star-Spangled Banner cut by the original owners and given to honor important people. Also, text panels explain how and why flag conservators are studying the fragments to learn more about the flag.