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Flag of the United States and state flags, seals & mottoes.

Flag of the United States and state flags, seals & mottoes.

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Published by U.S. Capitol Historical Society in Washington, D.C. (200 Maryland Ave., NE, Washington, D.C. 20002) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Flags -- United States.,
    • Flags -- United States -- States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUnited States Capitol Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCR113 .F475 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2278023M
      LC Control Number89169143

      Get this from a library! Flags and seals. [Erinn Banting] -- Explains the symbolism of the American flag, the Great Seal of the United States, the presidential flag and seal, and flags of the Civil War, and includes illustrations and brief descriptions of. Find an image of each flag of the fifty states of the United States of America.

      In addition to state flags representing all 50 states plus U.S. territories, we also offer historical flags, weighted hand flag bases, wall flags and more. Whether you're looking for an Arkansas state flag or desk flags for some other state or territory, we can provide what you need affordably and quickly. The flags of the U.S. states, territories and federal district exhibit a variety of regional influences and local histories, as well as different styles and design principles. Nonetheless, the majority of the states' flags share the same design pattern consisting of the state seal superimposed on a monochrome background, commonly every different shade of blue.

      FREE Color Book page of the Mexico Flag. GOT Kids? Kids love to color and if they need to do a project in geography and looking for a flag to color, we have all 50 state flags including the Mexico flag. Color book pages from deSIGNery have wide black lines to help keep the coloring inside the colored area. Like us on facebook and follow us on. The last words were then written in Sidney's "Book of Mottoes", particularly favored by some in the American colonies. Metrically, the motto is dactylic hexameter. A stained glass window at the top of the Grand Staircase at the State House shows all the seals used in Massachusetts, including the royal seals of the Governors during colonial : Ense petit placidam sub libertate quietem.


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This completed redesigned reference work features chapters on state and territory names and nicknames, mottoes, seals, flags, capitals, flowers, trees, birds, songs, legal holidays and observances, license plates, postage stamps, miscellaneous designations, fairs and festivals, universities, governors, professional sports teams, and a Cited by: 7.

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A item bibliography relating to flags, seals, and mottoes concludes the guide. (JAG)Author: Donald R. Kennon, Mary Lee Kerr.

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All 50 of the U.S. state flags are pictured below. We also have state flag exercises, if you would like to quiz yourself on them. You might want to do the exercises first, before you look over the flags. Many of the flags have the state name on them. Our exercises have the name blanked out.

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Williams, Original fromReviews: 1. 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 Rico, and the U.S.

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Added bonuses are the "Pledge of Allegiance," the changing U.S. Flag, and the "Great Seal of the United States." 36 pages.

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