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Flag Etiquette

A helpful guide from National Geographic Magazine on the proper display and care of the colors, published in 1917: While there is no federal law in force pertaining to the manner of displaying, hanging, or saluting the United States flag, or prescribing any ceremonies that should be observed, there are many regulations and usages of [...]

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Early National Geographic Volumes

Google Books now has an amazing collection of early National Geographic volumes spanning the first several decades of the Society’s history (NGS was founded in 1888). The important part: all of them are free and can be downloaded in either pdf or epub formats. The first ones – Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume [...]

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