NAVA’s founder, Whitney Smith of Winchester, Massachusetts, the preeminent scholar on all aspects of the history, symbolism, and significance of flags, died on November 17, 2016.
The Flag Bulletin 234 (November 2016) contains a full bio on Dr. Smith.
The Association returns to Boston for the third time for NAVA 51 and the celebration of its 50th anniversary, with a memorial tribute for the passing of our founder, Dr. Whitney Smith.
NAVA 51 will be held from October 13–15, 2017 at the Omni Parker Hotel, located in the center of historic Boston, right on Boston’s Freedom Trail. Part of the Omni Luxury Hotels, the Parker House is the oldest continually operating hotel in the United States, and has an unrivaled historic location.
Click here to get all the details on NAVA 51. We look forward to seeing you in Boston.