State History By: TJ Scheef
State History of Nebraska <ul><li>37 th  state in the union on March 1, 1867 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City:  Lincoln </li...
Origin of State Name <ul><li>Nebraska is Indian for “Flat Land” </li></ul><ul><li>Nickname:  Cornhusker state </li></ul>
State Symbols <ul><li>State Bird:  western meadowlark </li></ul><ul><li>State Fish:  channel catfish </li></ul><ul><li>Sta...
Miscellaneous State Symbols <ul><li>Beverage:  Milk </li></ul><ul><li>Soft Drink:  Kool-Aid </li></ul>
Famous Nebraskan's <ul><li>Malcolm X, activist </li></ul><ul><li>Marlon Brando, actor </li></ul><ul><li>Johny Carson, talk...
State History of Washington <ul><li>42 nd  state in the union on November 11, 1889 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City:  Olympi...
Origin of State Name <ul><li>Washington is named after President George Washington </li></ul><ul><li>Nickname:  The Evergr...
State Symbols <ul><li>State Bird:  American Goldfinch </li></ul><ul><li>State Fish:  Steelhead </li></ul><ul><li>State Tre...
Miscellaneous State Symbols <ul><li>Flower:  Coast Rhododendron </li></ul><ul><li>Fossil:  Columbian  Mammoth  </li></ul>
Famous Washingtonians  <ul><li>Bill Gates, software executive </li></ul><ul><li>Bob Barker, TV host </li></ul><ul><li>Howa...
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  1. 1. State History By: TJ Scheef
  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 Land” </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>Johny Carson, talk show host </li></ul><ul><li>Warren Buffet, investor </li></ul><ul><li>Gerald Ford, president </li></ul>
  7. 7. State History of Washington <ul><li>42 nd state in the union on November 11, 1889 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Olympia </li></ul><ul><li>Largest City: Seattle </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 6,664,195 </li></ul>
  8. 8. Origin of State Name <ul><li>Washington is named after President George Washington </li></ul><ul><li>Nickname: The Evergreen State </li></ul>
  9. 9. State Symbols <ul><li>State Bird: American Goldfinch </li></ul><ul><li>State Fish: Steelhead </li></ul><ul><li>State Tree: Western Hemlock </li></ul><ul><li>State Mammal: Olympic Marmot </li></ul>
  10. 10. Miscellaneous State Symbols <ul><li>Flower: Coast Rhododendron </li></ul><ul><li>Fossil: Columbian Mammoth </li></ul>
  11. 11. Famous Washingtonians <ul><li>Bill Gates, software executive </li></ul><ul><li>Bob Barker, TV host </li></ul><ul><li>Howard Duff, actor </li></ul>
  12. 12. The End

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