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State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols

A Historical Guide Third Edition, Revised and Expanded (State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols)

by Benjamin F. Shearer

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flags & insignia,
  • Pageants, parades, festivals,
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Reference works,
  • U.S. State Government,
  • History,
  • Reference,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Genealogy,
  • Human Geography,
  • United States - General,
  • Social Science / Human Geography,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Flags,
  • Names, Geographical,
  • Seals (Numismatics),
  • States,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10420010M
    ISBN 100313315345
    ISBN 109780313315343

    State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols A Historical Guide (Book): Shearer, Benjamin F. State Names, Flags, Seals, Songs, Birds Corp, Revised edition, Shearer, Benjamin F. and Barbara S. State Names, Seals, Flags and Symbols: A Historical Guide Third Edition, Revised and Expanded. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 3 Sub edition, to an in-depth factual profile of Oklahoma in the form of a state Almanac, this book File Size: KB.

    State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols: A Historical Guide, 3rd Edition by Benja. $ Free shipping. A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, and no Seller Rating: % positive. Sources: National Geographic article on US and state seals; Whitney Smith (), Flag Book of the United States; Benjamin F. and Barbara S. Shearer (), State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols: A Historical Guide; The Institute of Heraldry, U.S. Army, Records Department, File Heraldic Item, Flag: New Jersey; Eugene Zieber, Heraldry.

    Official symbols represent the cultural heritage & natural treasures of each state or the entire USA. States also recognize icons & emblems like state flags & seals, and every city & town has unique places: landmarks, historic buildings, national, state, & local parks; & historic markers. Share your local history - ADD A PAGE! - State Flags | 50 U.S. Flags - vector clipart, vector images Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, .


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U.S. Territories and the District of Columbia are now covered in addition to the 50 states/5(3). State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Hundreds of changes and additions to state symbols 3/5. This second edition of State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols incorporates the numerous changes and additions that have occurred since the publication of the first edition in Information provided in this edition has been expanded to include the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), Puerto.

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state of Mississippi, as defined by state statutes. Insignia. Type Symbol Date Image Flag: Flag of Mississippi: Seal: Seal of Mississippi: Coat of arms. |a Machine generated contents note: 1 State and Territory Names and Nicknames -- 2 State and Territory Mottoes -- 3 State and Territory Seals -- 4 State and Territory Flags -- 5 State and Territory Capitols -- 6 State and Territory Flowers -- 7 State and Territory Trees -- 8 State and Territory Birds -- 9 State and Territory Songs -- 10 State.

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List of 50 official state seals. Great seal for each state with symbols representing agriculture, commerce, history, culture, and philosophy. Photos, descriptions, facts. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

State names, seals, flags, and symbols by Benjamin F. Shearer,Greenwood Press edition, in EnglishPages: The flag of the state of Oregon is a two-sided flag in navy blue and gold with an optional gold fringe. On the front is the escutcheon from the state seal and on the reverse is a gold figure of a beaver, the state animal.

Oregon is the only U.S. state to feature different designs on either side of its flag (the flag of Massachusetts was changed in to be single-sided).Designed by: Oregon Legislature; first sewn. State names, flags, seals, songs, birds, flowers, and other symbols; a study based on historical documents giving the origin and significance of the state names, nicknames, mottoes, seals, flags, flowers, birds, songs, and descriptive comments on the capitol buildings and on some of the leading state histories by Shankle, George EarliePages: Shearer, Benjamin F and Barbara S.

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A reference source for information about state symbols, featuring chapters on official state and territory names and nicknames, mottoes, seals, flags, capitols, flowers, trees, birds, songs, and miscellaneous designations.This list of U.S.

state, federal district, and territorial seals shows the official seals of the 50 states, of the federal district, and of the 5 inhabited territories of the United States of America.

Also included are the seals of the 3 largest Native American tribes, plus several historical state and territorial seals. 2 Federal district.