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Flag of The District of Columbia waving in the breeze

D.C. Flag; official flag of the District of Columbia.  Photo by DDOT DC/Flickr (Noncommercial Use Permitted with Attribution).

Official Flag of The District of Columbia

The flag of the District of Columbia was approved in 1938. The D.C. flag has a beautifully simple design of three red stars above two red bars on a field of white. All State Flags

According to the Office of the Secretary, "It is based on the design of the coat of arms of George Washington, first used to identify the family in the twelfth century, when one of George Washington's ancestors took possession of Washington Old Hall, then in County Durham, northeast England."

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D.C. Flag; flying proudly at Garrison Elementary School, District of Columbia.  Photo by Ted Eytan/Flickr (use permitted with attribution/share alike).

District of Columbia flag flying at elementary school

Flag of the District of Columbia; three stars over two bars.  Photo by Ted Eytan/Flickr (use permitted with attribution/share alike).

Flag of the District of Columbia