January 1: BETSY ROSS
Betsy Ross, businesswoman and seamstress. BETSY ROSS
Jan. 1, 1752-Jan. 30, 1836
Betsy Ross by Alexandra Wallner (Holiday House, 1994)
In this book, Ross’ childhood, family life, and business life are showcased along with her legendary flag-making effort.
Tour Betsy Ross’ house, view American flags, read about the history of the flag and other fascinating facts at The Betsy Ross Homepage.