Apr 05, 2018
Alice Uphouse
Learning about Lucy

The State of Illinois is celebrating its bicentennial year.  While admitted to statehood in 1818, the state flag was not adopted until 1915. 

Alice Uphouse, is in her 35th year as a member of the Rockford Chapter of the Daughters of the America Revolution.  The Daughters of the American Revolution is a nonprofit founded n 1890, with three primary objectives: Historic preservation, Patriotism and Education. Ms Uphouse will discuss the history and the effort needed by the DAR to get our state flag adopted.