Decorating With Flags

Decorative Thanksgiving Flags and Banners For Your Home

Happy Turkey Day Thanksgiving House Banner from Gettysburg Flag Works

Thanksgiving always seems to be a holiday that gets overshadowed. The day after Halloween, retailers fill their stores with Christmas and holiday decorations. Radio stations start playing old holiday favorites and the holiday shopping frenzy begins before the snow even begins to fly. Neighbors string up their Christmas lights and holiday flavors start showing up… continue

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20 Discounts for Veterans and Military on Veterans Day 2016

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At Gettysburg Flag Works, we salute our veterans and appreciate the sacrifices our military heroes have made for us all. In honor of Veterans Day, we have compiled a list of Veterans Day discounts for Veterans and military members. Take a look at some of the many perks for veterans on Veterans Day below! 2016 Veterans… continue

History Lessons

WWI flags in focus at Missouri museum

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The arrival of Veterans Day calls attention to something that happened 90 years ago on Nov. 11, 1926. That’s when a national museum of World War I opened in Missouri. The conflict itself was spangled with WWI flags. The National World War I Museum and Memorial, its official name, was sited in Kansas City because… continue

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A Brief History of Veterans Day

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People rarely stop to think about the history of holidays as they celebrate them. Veterans Day may seem like a simple day that is dedicated to flying US military flags and thinking about what soldiers do for their country, but there’s much more to it than that. It’s one of the youngest federal holidays in… continue