Betsy Ross 1777
The artist Jean Leon Gerome Ferris depicts Betsy Ross showing Major Ross and Robert Morris how she cut the stars for the American flag; George Washington sits in a chair on the left. Starting in the early 20th century, Ferris created a series of commemorative interpretations of early American development called "The Pageant of a Nation."
Created/Published : Cleveland, Ohio : The Foundation Press, Inc., c1932 July 28
Creator : Jean Leon Gerome Ferris, artist, 1863-1930
Housed in the Prints & Photographs Division of the Library of Congress