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Rally Around the Flag

June 29th, 2011 by Adam G.

In the book 1861, I just read that Frederic Church “daubed a canvas with a garish piece of patriotic kitsch.” I looked up the painting. Naturally, I liked it.

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June 29th, 2011 07:40:50

June 29, 2011

I think I would appreciate it more if I had more context.

Adam G.
June 29, 2011

Painted after the firing on the flag at Ft. Sumter, when flagpoles were being erected in village squares across the country.

Keith Cartwright
June 29, 2011

Just wondering if you are the same Adam Greenwood who descends from Adam Greenwood, 1857-1901, who was married to Henrietta Young?

Adam Greenwood
June 29, 2011

That’s my blood, yep.

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