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High-resolution Image of Great Britain, 1763-1784

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Great Britain, 1763-1784

The red Cross of St. George, the patron saint of England, was the major element of the British flag. In combination with the white Scottish Cross of St. Andrew, it formed the Union flag. This flag flew over Florida from 1763 until 1784.