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The Flag Will Still Be There

Posted on April 10, 2014 by in The OFI Blog

Saving the SSB

Our Nation’s Star Spangled Banner has gone through a lot, bombs bursting in air and much more. Now Smithsonian curators at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) work to make sure it will be around for many many years to come.

NMAH Intern Peter Olson recently interviewed NMAH conservator Suzanne Thomassen-Krauss to find out how the flag is doing. You can read the entire interview on the “Oh Say Can You See?” blog here.