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Star-Spangled Banner Nearly Restored

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Star-Spangled Banner Nearly Restored

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Star-Spangled Banner Nearly Restored

Star-Spangled Banner Nearly Restored

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The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History is near the completion of its five year task to clean and restore the Star Spangled Banner, believed to have flown over Ft. McHenry during the bombardment of 1814. NPR's Liane Hansen went to the museum and got visitors' comments on the restoration.

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