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Congress accepts Colors of the French Republic

Congress accepts Colors of the French Republic

Upon this full day in 1796, the homely house of Representatives accepts the Colors, or flag, of the French Revolutionary Republic, proclaiming it the most honorable testimonial of the prevailing affections and sympathies of both Republics. Within an accompanying note, the French Committee of Public Protection lauded america as the …

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