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by Rick Wyatt, 5 April 1998
In 1847, one star was added, representing Iowa, bringing the total number of stars to 29. There were thirteen stripes representing the thirteen original colonies.
Rick Wyatt, 5 April 1998
by Steven M. Schroeder, 18 November 2000
Diamond Pattern 29 Star - As depicted in the postage stamp, it consists of 13 stripes, blue canton with 29 5-pointed stars arranged in a diamond pattern.
Steven M. Schroeder, 18 November 2000