Star Spangled Banner

Were does the Star Spangled Banner come from?

Francis Scott Key

Francis Scott Key was an American lawyer, author, and amateur poet, from Georgetown, Washington, D.C. who wrote the lyrics to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner".

The Battle of Fort McHenry

The Battle of Fort McHenry was fought in 1814, during the War of 1812 and saw the garrison repel the British and inspire the American national anthem.
The Battle of Fort McHenry, through Francis Scott Key's Eyes

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