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CIA Factbook: Flags of the World
Don Healy's Native American Flags
Includes a picture and history of each flag. Also where to buy them. Links to tribe websites are not current.
Flag Identifier
Identify a flag by combining or individually using Area Division and Charges, Shape, Main Colors, Device on the Flag, Geography, Usage, and History. Also search for Bicolor Flags, and Tricolor Flags.
Flag Rules and Regulations
How to display, the sizes and flag code of the American flag.
The Flag of the United States
Historic and current flags by the number of stars and other interesting facts.
Flags of the World (FOTW)
Devoted to vexillology, and not just flags of states and nations.
Historical Flags of Our Ancestors
Divided by People/Country, Historical Periods, Topics, and Miscellaneous Topics. From North American Vexillological Association (NAVA).
Our Flag
Topics include: History of the Stars and Stripes, An Early Stars and Stripes, The Grand Union Flag, Fifteen Stars and Stripes, Early American Flags, Historical Flags, The Flag Today, Flag Laws and Regulations, Flag Presentation, Folding the Flag, Care of your Flag, Sizes of Flags, Flags at the United States Capitol, How to Obtain a Flag Flown Over the Capitol, American War Mothers Flag, How to Obtain a Burial Flag For a Veteran, Flags of States and Territories, Flag Day, The Great Seal of the United States, Fort McHenry, The Flag House, Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag, The American's Creed. and School Projects. From USA.gov.
World Flag Database
A list of all the countries, territories and sub-national regions covered by the database. Contains basic information on the country, including its formal name, capital city, area, population, currency, languages, and religions. The flags include the national and state flags, ensigns, and sub-national flags. Where countries have changed their flags in the last few years the old flag is also shown.
Worldflags101
Includes a color image, description, the meaning, history and interesting facts about the flags. In addition to world flags, it includes US State Flags, Canadian Provincial Flags, Other Flags.


Signal Flags
Coastal Warning Display Program
From NOAA.
Signal Flags and Phonetic Alphabet
A table showing the historical phonetic meanings of signal flags, and how they have changed.
Storm Warnings
From the U.S. Coast Guard.
U.S. Navy Signal Flags
Includes name, phonetic pronunciation and meaning of each flag. From the U.S. Navy.







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