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  1. 1. State History By Taylor Jenkins
  2. 2. State History of Nebraska <ul><li>37 th state in the union on March 1, 1867 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Lincoln </li></ul><ul><li>Largest City: Omaha </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 1,783,432 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Origin of State Name <ul><li>Nebraska is Indian for “Flat Water” </li></ul><ul><li>Nickname: Cornhusker state </li></ul>
  4. 4. State Symbols <ul><li>State Bird: Western Meadowlark </li></ul><ul><li>State Fish: Channel Catfish </li></ul><ul><li>State Tree: Cottonwood </li></ul><ul><li>State Mammal: White-tailed Deer </li></ul>
  5. 5. Miscellaneous State Symbols <ul><li>Beverage: Milk </li></ul><ul><li>Soft Drink: Kool-Aid </li></ul>
  6. 6. Famous Nebraskan’s <ul><li>Malcolm X, activist </li></ul><ul><li>Marlon Brando, actor </li></ul><ul><li>Jonny Carson, talk show host </li></ul><ul><li>Warren Buffet, investor </li></ul><ul><li>Gerald Ford, president </li></ul>Malcolm X
  7. 7. State History of Colorado <ul><li>38 th state in the union on August 1, 1876 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Denver </li></ul><ul><li>Largest City: Denver </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 5,024,748 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Origin of State Name <ul><li>Colorado is Spanish for the word “red” </li></ul><ul><li>Nickname: Centennial State </li></ul>
  9. 9. State Symbols <ul><li>State Bird: Lark Bunting </li></ul><ul><li>State Fish: Greenback Cutthroat Trout </li></ul><ul><li>State Tree: Blue spruce </li></ul><ul><li>State Mammal: Rocky Mountain Bighorn </li></ul>
  10. 10. Miscellaneous State Symbols <ul><li>State Song: Rocky Mountain High by John Denver </li></ul><ul><li>State Colors: Green and White </li></ul>John Denver
  11. 11. Famous People of Colorado <ul><li>Kelly Bishop , actress </li></ul><ul><li>3OH!3, band </li></ul><ul><li>The Fray, band </li></ul>The Fray
  12. 12. The End ! <ul><li>Thank you for listening to my presentation. </li></ul>

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