According to historians, the first drafts of the Declaration of
Independence were written on hemp paper.
For over 200 years, hemp was considered legal tender that could
be used to pay taxes.
George Washington and Thomas Jefferson grew cannabis on their
Abraham Lincoln used hemp seed oil to fuel his household
Benjamin Franklin started one of America’s first paper
mill, making paper from hemp.
Betsy Ross made the first U.S. flag out hemp fabric.
You could even be jailed in America for NOT growing cannabis
during certain periods of time
The U.S.S. Constitution, “Old Ironsides,” was
outfitted with over 55 tons of hemp rigging