Iconic America

The Gadsden Flag

Episode 3 | 55m 11s  | Video has closed captioning.  | Video has audio description

The “Don’t Tread on Me” flag is such a potent symbol of independence that it has been co-opted by a wide variety of Americans over its long history.

Aired: 05/10/23

Expires: 06/07/23

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Iconic America: Our Symbols and Stories with David Rubenstein is a production of Show of Force, DMR Productions, and WETA Washington, D.C. David M. Rubenstein is the host and executive …

Our Symbols and Stories

Iconic America

Our Symbols and Stories

David Rubenstein examines the history of America through some of its most iconic symbols, objects and places, in conversation with historical thinkers, community members and other experts. Together, they dive deep into each symbol’s history, using them as a gateway to understanding America’s past and present.

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