New York State Information!
 
 
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State Flag:

The device of arms of the State flag was adopted in 1778 and the present flag is a modern version of a Revolutionary War flag.

It is dark blue with the State Coat of Arms in the center.

The coat of arms shows Liberty and Justice standing either side of a shield upon which is emblazoned the sun rising behind the range of mountains.

A three-masted, square-rigged ship and a Hudsoon River sloop signify commerce.

Beneath the shield is the State motto. The original is at The Albany Institute of History and Art.


Capital City: Albany
   
Economy: Agriculture: Dairy products, cattle and other livestock, vegetables, nursery stock, apples.
Industry: Printing and publishing, scientific instruments, electric equipment, machinery, chemical products, tourism.
   
Land Area: 47.379 sq. mi., 30th largest
   
Largest Cities: New York, Buffalo, Rochester, Yonkers, Syracuse
   
Motto: Excelsior (Ever upward)
   
Nickname: Empire State / Excelsior State
   
Origin of Named after England's Duke of York.
   
Population: 18.196.601 people, 3rd, 12/99
   
State Bird: Bluebird
   
State Flower: Rose (rosa)
   
State Song: I love New York
   
State Tree: Sugar Maple (acer saccharum)
   
Statehood: July 26th, 1788 (11th)
   
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Sources: http://www.usembassy.de/usa/e_newyork.htm


Wappen des Bundesstaates New York:

 
     
Fahne des Bundesstaates New York:

Der Entwurf des Wappens wurde 1778 übernommen und die gegenwärtige Bundesfahne geht auf eine moderne Fassung des Bürgerkrieges zurück.

Sie ist dunkelblau mit den Symbolen des Staates im Zentrum.

Das Wappen zeigt Freiheit und Recht auf beiden Seiten des Schildes stehend, auf den sich der Sonnenaufgang hinter einer Kette von Bergen hervorhebt.



 
 
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