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Francis Hopkinson and the Story of our Flag
Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Don’t miss the chance to meet Francis Hopkinson, NJ signer of the Declaration of Independence and designer of America’s stars and stripes on Saturday, June 15 at Washington Crossing State Park as he tells the story of our flag.
Stanley Saperstein will perform a presentation as Francis Hopkinson, New Jersey Signer of the Declaration of Independence. Hopkinson, a member of the Congressional Marine Committee, claimed that he had created the Stars and Stripes. The presentation will be held in the Visitor Center Museum’s auditorium at 2:00 PM. A Park entrance fee applies.
The Visitor Center Museum will be open from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. featuring The Swan Historical Foundation’s Collection of 500+ Colonial and Revolutionary
For more information on this program and others at Washington Crossing State Park click here.