The first 49-star flag was made in the Army Quartermaster Depot at Philadelphia, and was used in the White House ceremony when President Dwight D.
Eisenhower (1953-1961) signed the proclamation admitting Alaska to the Union.
Eagan to be flown over the state capitol at Juneau.
This flag was later given to the Alaskan State Mueseum for preservation.
more Discover Hanbury Hall, a wonderful tribute of the Georgian era Hanbury Hall, in the William and Mary style, was completed in 1701.
The staircase, leading from the dark panelled hall, has its walls covered with murals by Sir James Thornhill. more Packwood House - 'A house to dream of, a garden to dream in' Packwood House is a 16th century house, with most of the interior designed in the 1920s by Graham Baron Ash.
more The Greenway Spa is the perfect playground for those who want some serious rural respite.
Blending seemlessly with the serenity of its Cotswolds location, the luxurious and characterful Elan Spa is home to a fine crop of beauty names including Comfort Zone for top-to-toe relaxation and rejuvenation,...
more Grown into the idyllic Cotswold countryside sits the Lygon Spa, a tranquil haven of peace away from the hustle and bustle.49-Star Flag: On January 3rd,1959 Alaska was formally granted statehood placing the 49th star on our Flag.Executive Order of President Eisenhower dated January 3, 1959 - provided for the arrangement of the stars in seven rows of seven stars each, staggered horizontally and vertically.We offer a full range of treatments from massages to manicures and pedicures.The Spa treatment rooms are located in the hotel and the sauna,...
On display is a fine collection of 17th and 18th century furniture, French and Flemish tapestries and a mixed... more Discover Sarehole Mill, the inspiration for Lord of The Rings Principally known for its association with JRR Tolkien who used it as his inspiration for the Shire in Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, Sarehole Mill in Birmingham is one of only two working watermills in the city....