Archive for December 25, 2008

December 25, 1842

December 25, 2008

The first U.S. flag in St. Paul is raised on a pole in front of Richard Mortimer’s house.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.