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Scholars now credit Francis Hopkinson as the American flag’s designer. (Source: Leepson, Marc. “Flag: An American Biography.” St. Martin’s Griffin. 2005. p. 33.)
The Flag Manufacturers Association of America (FMAA) issued the following Tweet on Feb. 4, 2021:
Earl P. Williams, Jr.
U.S. flag historian