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Salute to the Flag of Argentina, 1909
Photo by John Birks

Obverse:
JURA DE LA BANDERA POR LOS NINOS DE LAS ESCUELAS COMUNES DE LA REPUBLICA
(Salute of the Flag by the Children of the Public Schools of the Republic)

8 DE JULIO DE 1909 (July 8, 1909)

Reverse:
LA BANDERA BLANCA Y CELESTE!
(The White and Heavenly Flag!)

DIOS SE LOADO!
(God be Praised!)

NO HA SIDO JAMAS ATADA AL CARRO TRIUNFAL DE NINGUN VENCEDOR DE LA TIERRA.
(Jamas Atada has not been to the triumphant car of any victor of the land.)

QUE FLAMEE POR SIEMPRE COMO SIMBOLO DE LA LIBERTAD OBJETO Y FIN DE NUESTRA VIDA, QUE EL HONOR SEA SU ALIENTO, LA GLORIA SU AREOLA, LA JUSTICIA SU IMPERIO!
(That it waves forever symbolizes the aim of liberty and the purpose of our life; that the honor be its breath, the glory its halo, the justice its empire!)

PRESIDENTE DE LA REPUBLICA DR JOSE FIGUEROA ALCORTA
(President of the Republic Dr. Jose Figueroa Alcorta)

PRESIDENTE DEL CONSEJO NACIONAL DE EDUCACION DR JOSE MARIA RAMOS MEJIA
(President of the National Council of Education Dr. Jose Maria Ramos Mejia)
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