WG Walker, South Georgia CSARe: Question of Stars...Tue May 29, 2012 05:1222.214.171.124Not having a visual of your original poster/art it's a bit hard to say, but I was going to suggest that the 35 stars on the American flag, since it is apparently not technically correct for the time in which the organisation existed, might simply by a graphic omission, ie artistic license. You know how uppity artists can get...As an artist/graphic designer, I can vouch for the uppitiness. :-P
If you can, post up a photo of your poster- that might help. This might also be a good piece to send for the newsletter?
- Clan MacGregor O.S.C. Dr. Jim McGregor, Mon May 28 10:16I have been given an original poster announcing "Concert and Dance" under the auspices of Robert Burns Club---Clan MacGregor O. S. C. [on either side of crossed American and British Flags] to be held ... more
- Re: Clan MacGregor O.S.C. James King, Tue May 29 01:07Dr. Jim: O.S.C. stood for Order of Scottish Clans. I've seen old newspaper clippings, etc., for meetings going back at least to the 1890s in America. Do not know if there were British meetings or... more
- Re: Question of Stars... WG Walker, South Georgia CSA, Tue May 29 05:12
- Re: Question of Stars... james king, Wed May 30 06:31Wesley: (good name -- it's also my middle name) I think that the O.S.C. must have come into existence in 1863, with the admittance of West Virginia as a state, but before 1864, when Nevada came in. I ... more