The North Dakota State Seal features a tree in the open field, the trunk of which is surrounded by three bundles of wheat. On the right a plow, anvil and sledge on the left, a bow crossed with three arrows and an Indian on horseback pursuing a buffalo toward the setting sun.The foliage of the tree arched by a half circle of forty-two stars surrounded by the motto "Liberty and Union Now and Forever, One and Inseparable". The words "Great Seal" at the top the words "State of North Dakota" at the bottom "October 1st" on the left and "1889" on the right.
North Dakota's State Flag features a dark blue field.
A bald eagle holds an olive branch and a bundle of arrows in its claws. In its beak, the eagle carries a ribbon with the words “One nation made up of many states". The shield on its breast has thirteen stars, representing the original thirteen states.
The fan-shaped design above the eagle represents the birth of a new nation, the United States.
The name "North Dakota" appears on a red scroll below the eagle.