Joshua And Shakeeya


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Joshua And Shakeeya

  1. 1. North Carolina Symbols By Joshua And Shakeeya
  2. 2. North Carolina Map
  3. 3. The governor <ul><li>She is the first female governor that been selected for the NC </li></ul>
  4. 4. State Bird <ul><li>Cardinal </li></ul><ul><li>Adopted in 1943 </li></ul>
  5. 5. State flower <ul><li>Dog Wood .Adopted 1941 </li></ul>
  6. 6. The motto <ul><li>Videri (To be rather than to seem) </li></ul><ul><li>The General Motto, Esse Quam Assembly of 1893 adopted the words &quot;Esse Quam Videri&quot; as the State's motto and directed that these words with the date &quot;20 May, 1775,&quot; be placed with our Coat of Arms upon the Great Seal of the State ( Session Laws 1893, c. 145 ). </li></ul><ul><li>The motto is a literal translation of a phrase from a sentence in Cicero's &quot;On Friendship&quot; (De Amicitia, chapter 26). The complete sentence in Latin is: </li></ul><ul><li>Virtute enim ipsa non tam multi praediti esse quam videri volunt (see below for translations). </li></ul><ul><li>Until the act of 1893, North Carolina had no motto, being one of the few states--and the only one of the original thirteen--without one. </li></ul><ul><li>Translations and original essay: </li></ul>
  7. 7. NC capitol <ul><li>Raleigh State capitol </li></ul>
  8. 8. STATE SEAL <ul><li>IT WAS ADOTED ON MAY 20 1775 </li></ul>
  9. 9. North carolina The song known as &quot;The Old North State&quot; was adopted as the official song of the State of North Carolina by the General Assembly of 1927. ( Public Laws , 1927, c. 26 ).
  10. 10. THE state flag                                                     
  11. 11. NC state tree <ul><li>THE STATE PINE TREE IS GREEN AND BROWN </li></ul>
  12. 12. The nick name of the state <ul><ul><li>The Old North State or The Tar Heel State) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Carolina </li></ul>
  13. 13. References <ul><li>Pictures and information taken from the following sites: </li></ul><ul><li>www. enchantedlearning .com/ usa /states/ northcarolina </li></ul><ul><li>www. consultwebs .com/ ncphotos / nc _state_capitol.html </li></ul><ul><li> nps . gov /nr/ twhp / wwwlps /lessons/61capitol/61capitol. htm </li></ul><ul><li>www.governor.state. nc .us </li></ul>