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Betsy Ross House

 Betsy Ross House

Mother, widow, upholsterer and businesswoman, Betsy Ross, the woman credited with stitching the first American flag, juggled a busy life. At the award-winning Betsy Ross House, interactive displays, period furnishings and appearances by Betsy herself give visitors a face-to-face look at the lives of Colonial women.

Credit: Photo by M. Fischetti for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Architecture, Historic Philadelphia, History, Museums & Attractions

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