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Indiana State Symbols

Each state in the United States of America is unique. The people and legislature of Indiana have selected the following state symbols to represent their state's individual environment and culture.

The Indiana State Seal

[Image of The Indiana State Seal]

The 50 State Seals

The Indiana State Flag

[Image of The Indiana State Flag]

The flag's dimensions shall be three feet fly by two feet hoist or five feet fly by three feet hoist or any size proportionate to either of those dimensions.

The field of the flag shall be blue with nineteen stars and a flaming torch in gold or buff. Thirteen stars shall be arranged in an outer circle, representing the original thirteen states five stars shall be arranged in a half circle below the torch and inside the outer circle of stars, representing the states admitted prior to Indiana and the nineteenth star, appreciably larger than the others and representing Indiana shall be placed above the flame of the torch.

The outer circle of stars shall be so arranged that one star shall appear directly in the middle at the top of the circle, and the word "Indiana" shall be placed in a half circle over and above the star representing Indiana and midway between it and the star in the center above it.

Rays shall be shown radiating from the torch to the three stars on each side of the star in the upper center of the circle.

The 50 State Flags

Other State Symbols

  • Motto: The Crossroads of America
  • Nickname: The Hoosier State
  • Slogan: Restart Your Engines
  • Bird: Cardinal
  • Flower: Peony
  • Tree: Tulip Tree (Yellow Poplar)
  • Soil: Miami
  • Stone: Limestone
  • Pie: Hoosier Pie (Sugar Cream Pie)
  • Song: On the Banks of the Wabash, Far Away

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