Cumberland Times-News

May 13, 2013

Flags of the National Road


Cumberland Times-News

— Riverside Park now includes replicas of the 1811 flags that flew in the six states where the National Road was constructed. The Maryland flag is followed by Pennsylvania, Virginia, the 1811 U.S. flag in the middle, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. The city of Cumberland raised the flags Friday during a ceremony held at the National Road monument.