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Alaska Flag (via Flag Blog)

April 8, 2011

An interesting Alaska Blog for this snowy Friday in April~!

Alaska Flag The Alaska flag truly does have an interesting history. Although the Alaska flag was not adopted for official state use until 1959, it was actually created much earlier– in 1926. The Alaska Flag of consists of eight gold stars, that together form the Big Dipper and the North Star, all emblazoned upon a dark blue field. The first seven of the stars on the Alaska Flag are supposedly from the constellation Ursa Major (the Big Dipper). The eighth sta … Read More

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