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The 31 Star Flag 1851

Betsy Ross Flag

This Flag became the Official United States Flag on July 4th 1851. A star was added for the admission of

  • (31st) California - September 9, 1850

This was the official flag for seven years. The three Presidents who served under this flag were; Millard Fillmore (1850-1853), Franklin Pierce (1853-1857), and James Buchanan (1857-1861).

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