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The original War of 1812 Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the song that would become our national anthem. Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington
April 1789 George Washington took office as the first elected president of the United States of America. This portrait of President Washington was painted by James Peale in Washington was the only president to never live in the White House in D.