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Basic Facts about the 50 United States

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The original 13 states are listed in blue.
STATE CAPITAL NICKNAME BIRD FLOWER ADMITTED TO UNION
Alabama Montgomery "Heart of Dixie" Yellowhammer Camellia December 14, 1819
Alaska Juneau "Last Frontier" Willow Ptarmigan Forget-me-not January 3, 1959
Arizona Phoenix "Grand Canyon State" Cactus Wren Saguaro Cactus February 14, 1912
Arkansas Little Rock "The Natural State" Mockingbird Apple Blossom June 15, 1836
California Sacramento "Golden State" CA. Valley Quail Golden Poppy September 9, 1850
Colorado Denver "Centennial State" Lark Bunting Columbine August 1, 1876
Connecticut Hartford "Constitution State" American Robin Mountain Laurel January 9, 1788
Delaware Dover "First State" Blue Hen Chicken Peach Blossom December 7, 1787
Florida Tallahassee "Sunshine State" Mockingbird Orange Blossom March 3, 1845
Georgia Atlanta "Empire State of the South"; "Peach State" Brown Thrasher Cherokee Rose January 2, 1788
Hawaii Honolulu "Aloha State" Hawaiian Goose Yellow Hibiscus August 21, 1959
Idaho Boise "Gem State" Mountain Bluebird Syringa July 3, 1890
Illinois Springfield "Prairie State" Cardinal Native Violet December 3, 1818
Indiana Indianapolis "Hoosier State" Cardinal Peony December 11, 1816
Iowa Des Moines "Hawkeye State" Eastern Goldfinch Wild Rose December 28, 1846
Kansas Topeka "Sunflower State" W. Meadowlark Native Sunflower January 29, 1861
Kentucky Frankfort "Bluegrass State" Cardinal Goldenrod June 1, 1792
Louisiana Baton Rouge "Pelican State" E. Brown Pelican Magnolia April 30, 1812
Maine Augusta "Pine Tree State" Chickadee Pine Cone & Tassel March 15, 1820
Maryland Annapolis "Old Line State" Baltimore Oriole Black-eyed Susan April 28, 1788
Massachusetts Boston "Bay State" Chickadee Mayflower February 6, 1788
Michigan Lansing "Wolverine State" Robin Apple Blossom January 26, 1837
Minnesota St. Paul "North Star State" Common Loon Showy Lady's Slipper May 11, 1858
Mississippi Jackson "Magnolia State" Mockingbird Magnolia December 10, 1817
Missouri Jefferson City "Show Me State" Bluebird Hawthorn August 10, 1821
Montana Helena "Treasure State" W. Meadowlark Bitteroot November 8, 1889
Nebraska Lincoln "Cornhusker State" W. Meadowlark Goldenrod March 1, 1867
Nevada Carson City "Silver State" Mtn. Bluebird Sagebrush October 31, 1864
New Hampshire Concord "Granite State" Purple Finch Purple Lilac June 21, 1788
New Jersey Trenton "Garden State" E. Goldfinch Purple Violet December 18, 1787
New Mexico Santa Fe "Land of Enchantment" Roadrunner Yucca January 6, 1912
New York Albany "Empire State" Bluebird Rose July 26, 1788
North Carolina Raleigh "Tar Heel State" Cardinal Dogwood November 21, 1789
North Dakota Bismarck "Peace Garden State" W. Meadowlark Wild Prairie Rose November 2, 1889
Ohio Columbus "Buckeye State" Cardinal Scarlet Carnation March 1, 1803
Oklahoma Oklahoma City "Sooner State" Scissortail Flycatcher Mistletoe November 16, 1907
Oregon Salem "Beaver State" W. Meadowlark Oregon Grape February 14, 1859
Pennsylvania Harrisburg "Keystone State" Ruffed Grouse Mtn. Laurel December 12, 1787
Rhode Island Providence "Little Rhody" Rhode Island Red Violet May 29, 1790
South Carolina Columbia "Palmetto State" Carolina Wren Car. Jessamine May 23, 1788
South Dakota Pierre "Coyote State" Pheasant Pasque Flower November 2, 1889
Tennessee Nashville "Volunteer State" Mockingbird Iris June 1, 1796
Texas Austin "Lone Star State" Mockingbird Bluebonnet December 29, 1845
Utah Salt Lake City "Beehive State" Seagull Sego Lily January 4, 1896
Vermont Montpelier "Green Mountain State" Hermit Thrush Red Clover March 4, 1791
Virginia Richmond "Old Dominion State" Cardinal Dogwood June 25, 1788
Washington Olympia "Evergreen State" Willow Goldfinch Rhododendron November 11, 1889
West Virginia Charleston "Mountain State" Cardinal Big Rhododendron June 20, 1863
Wisconsin Madison "Badger State" Robin Wood Violet May 29, 1848
Wyoming Cheyenne "Equality State" Meadowlark Indian Paintbrush July 10, 1890


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