Details: This poster is the flag of the United States of America. This version was first displayed July 4, 1960 after Hawaii became the 50th state. The flag has 50 white stars (representing 50 states) on a blue field and 13 alternating red and white stripes to represent the original 13 colonies.
The United States flag is called the Stars and Stripes or Old Glory with the latter nickname coined by William Driver, a 19th century shipmaster. One of the most widely used symbols of the United States is its flag. The national flag is exceptionally widely used within the United States. The flag is a complex and contentious symbol, around which emotions run high.