22 Nov AMERICAN FLAG STORIES:As the advertising started to your ocean breeze when it comes to time that is first he exclaimed “Old Glory!”
This famous name ended up being created by Captain William Driver, ship master of Salem, Massachusetts, in 1831. With a beautiful American flag of twenty four stars as he was leaving on one of his many voyages aboard the brig Charles Doggett friends presented him. Once the advertising exposed into the ocean breeze when it comes to time that is first he exclaimed "Old Glory!" (This voyage would climax because of the rescue associated with the mutineers associated with the Bounty).
Captain Driver retired to Nashville in 1837, taking their treasured US banner from their ocean times with him. Because of plenty of time the Civil War erupted, many everybody close to Nashville respected Captain Driver's "Old Glory." When Tennessee seceded through the Union, Rebels had been determined to destroy their banner, but repeated queries revealed no trace regarding the banner that is hated.