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Vanderbilt University holds flag folding ceremony

Posted: 4:12 PM, Nov 12, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-12 22:12:57Z
Vanderbilt University holds flag folding ceremony

Vanderbilt University held a flag folding ceremony on Veterans Day for a giant American flag recently discovered during renovations.

The flag was found after being hidden for years in a duffel bag. In order to save and store properly it properly, the Library will be holding on to it.

It once served as a backdrop for many distinguished speakers at Vanderbilt back in the day.

It is more than 150 feet long, weighs 300 pounds with hand-stitched stars. The University was originally going to show it off outside, but the ceremony was moved inside due to the rain.