Happy National Tartan Day!

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Tartan store in Edinburgh, Scotland

On April 4, 2008, President George W. Bush signed a Presidential Proclamation designating¬†April 6th as “National Tartan Day.”*

“Americans of Scottish descent have made enduring contributions to our Nation with their hard work, faith, and values,” the Proclamation reads. “On National Tartan Day, we celebrate the spirit and character of Scottish Americans and recognize their many contributions to our culture and our way of life.” Read more