On June 12th, 1942, on her 13th birthday Anne gets a diary from hert parents. On Juli 6th, 1942 Anne and her family went into hidding in the Secret Annex and Anne used her diary to document her daily life.
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Anne Frank Fonds/Anne Frank House via Getty Images Left to right: Hanneli Goslar (a.k.a., "Lies Goosens" in early editions of the Diary), Anne Frank, Dolly Citroen, Hannah Toby, Barbara Ledermann and Susanne Ledermann (standing), Amsterdam, 1937 Read more: http://life.time.com/history/anne-frank-photos-of-her-friends-by-paul-schutzer/#ixzz2DVL538Tv
In World War II, the American Flag had 13 stripes, and 48 stars, with the stars arranged in rows and columns in a regular pattern (When Alaska and Hawaii became states, the pattern of stars was offset to accommodate the two new stars).
Portrait of Anne Frank modeling a new coat. [Photograph #55022] Date: 1941 Locale: Amsterdam, [North Holland] The Netherlands Credit: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Eva Schloss Copyright: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum