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Flag. First U. S flag made in Baker County.

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Record 289/2101
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Collection McCord
Date of photo 1950-1950
Description First U. S flag made in Baker County.

On front of photo: "This photo was taken at Baker County Pioneers Meeting, Baker, Or-July 4,1950."

On back of photo: "This flag was made by Tamar Smith. More familer known as (Aunt Tamar). she crossed the plains in 1862 arrived at Auburn in September. Aunt Tamar made the flag for the 4th of July celebration at Auburn in 1863. The flag is now in the possession of Harry T. Smith, Seattle Wash." /s/ Ray R Coney

Object ID 1981.1.3001
Place Baker City
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: Credit Baker County Library, Baker City, Oregon

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