Uncle Sam

13 minutes

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What is a symbol? How did Uncle Sam develop as a symbol? Was Uncle Sam a real person? Answers these questions, and examines the background of Uncle Sam and its uses in United States history. Uncle Sam represents both our country and its citizens.

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Runtime: 13 minutes

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