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  South Dakota State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Letters reading "South Dakota, The Mount Rushmore State" -- the official state nickname -- are arranged in a circle around the sun.
Origin of state's name: South Dakota is the land of the famous Sioux or Dacotah Indians.
Dakota Territory and later South Dakotans were named for the tribe.
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 Pierre, South Dakota - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pierre is the capital of South Dakota, a state of the United States of America.
Earlier capitals were Yankton, South Dakota from 1861 to 1883 and Bismarck, North Dakota from 1883 to 1889.
In the city the population was spread out with 27.2% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who were 65 years of age or older.
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 South Dakota (U.S.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Flags designed of such material as may be provident for outdoor use need have no fringe but flags for indoor and display usage shall have a golden fringe one-eighteenth the width of the flag on the three sides other than the hoist.
The flag of South Dakota adopted in 1909 was double-sided.
A two-sided flag became too expensive to produce in large quantities, so in 1963 legislation was passed that added the seal to the center of the sun and made the design the same on both sides.
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 South Dakota -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
For example, South Dakota is considered one of the most politically pro-life states in U.S. In 2004, a law to completely ban abortion passed both houses of the legislature, but was vetoed by the Governor due to a technicality.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, as of 2005, South Dakota has an estimated population of 775,933, which is an increase of 5,312, or 0.7%, from the prior year and an increase of 21,093, or 2.8%, since the year 2000.
However, South Dakota's dreams of becoming a major financial center were dashed when Delaware matched its move the next year, and banks in search of the right to charge high interest rates flocked to Delaware instead.
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 Flag of South Dakota - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The flag of South Dakota consists of the state seal surrounded by rays on a blue field.
Around those are the words: "South Dakota - The Mount Rushmore State." In 1992, this was changed from "Sunshine State," which is more often used to describe the state of Florida.
Flags of the U.S. states and other U.S. political subdivisions
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_South_Dakota   (103 words)

  
 South Dakota Flag Printout - EnchantedLearning.com
The flag is sky blue with state seal in the center (surrounded by yellow rays are the words, "South Dakota" and "The Mount Rushmore State").
South Dakota's original flag (adopted in 1909) had an image of the sun on the front and the state's seal on the back.
South Dakota was the 40th state in the USA; it became a state in 1889.
www.enchantedlearning.com /usa/flags/southdakota/southdakotaflag.shtml   (252 words)

  
 South Dakota State Flag
Nylon offers an affordable flag that is sturdy enough for outdoor use while our polyester II state flags are made with the most durable flagmaking materials on the market today.
South Dakota was the 40th State admitted into the Union.
Flag History: The South Dakota flag features the state seal surrounded by a golden blazing sun in a field of sky blue.
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 South Dakota Flag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The South Dakota flag showcases the state seal on a sky blue background.
A steamboat, symbolizing transportation and commerce, is riding on the Missouri River, and its smokestack is parallel to the one of the smelt furnace, which represents the mining industry.
The flags are expertly crafted using 100% heavyweight, 200 denier nylon bunting specially treated to resist sun and chemical deterioration.
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 South Dakota Legislature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
However, the pledge to the flag and to the state may not preempt, replace nor be recited before the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States.
South Dakota" having words and music written by Deecort Hammitt is adopted and established as the official state song of South Dakota.
The South Dakota Hall of Fame in Chamberlain is the official Hall of Fame of South Dakota.
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 South Dakota State Flag
The South Dakota flag features the state seal surrounded by a golden blazing sun in a field of sky blue.
Letters reading "South Dakota, The Mount Rushmore State", the official state nickname, are arranged in a circle around the sun.
In 1992 legislative action changed the wording on the flag of South Dakota from
www.50states.com /flag/sdflag.htm   (70 words)

  
 Signs and Symbols ofSouth Dakota   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
In recognition of its importance to the state's farm economy, the honey bee (Apis Mellifera L.) was adopted as the state insect in 1978.
Marble balustrades, scagiola pillars, stained glass skylights and mosaic floors lavish the rotunda of South Dakota's state capitol in Pierre.
Rodeo is South Dakota’s official state sport and can be found in arenas through the state and throughout the year.
www.state.sd.us /state/sdsym.htm   (984 words)

  
 David Newman's Site - About Me: South Dakota
South Dakota is the land of the famous Sioux or Dacotah Indians.
Dakota Territory and later South Dakotans were named for the tribe.
The South Dakota flag features the state seal surrounded by a golden blazing sun in a field of sky blue.
members.cox.net /dnewman10_aboutme/sdakota/sdakota.html   (331 words)

  
 Welcome to the State of South Dakota's Official Home Page!
South Dakota Connect is an information gateway for individuals to quickly find services and resources, without knowing the name of a certain program or which Department the program belongs to.
The South Dakota Quarter was unveiled and launched at Mount Rushmore on November 13, 2006.
The South Dakota Drought Task Force was activated in 2004 to closely monitor drought conditions and to implement proactive drought aid.
www.state.sd.us   (1177 words)

  
 South Dakota
Settlement of South Dakota did not begin in earnest until the arrival of the railroad in 1873 and the discovery of gold in the
South Dakota - South Dakota, state in the N central United States.
South Dakota: Bibliography - Bibliography See H. Schell, South Dakota: Its Beginnings and Growth (1960) and History of South...
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 Geography - Merriam-Webster's Atlas
In the early 20th century the secretary of the state historical society, Doane Robinson, worked with the state senator Ernest May to develop a flag for South Dakota, the design for which was first painted by Robinson's secretary, Ida Anding.
The flag, influenced by a song written by Willis Johnson, had a sky-blue field featuring a yellow sun with rays, framed by the name of the state and its nickname "The Sunshine State." After the legislature added the state seal on the reverse side, the new flag became official July 1, 1909.
The inscriptions remained, but the South Dakota seal was represented on top of the sun in such a way that only the sun's rays were visible.
www.merriam-webster.com /cgi-bin/nytmaps.pl?south_dakota   (319 words)

  
 South Dakota State Flag
South Dakota state stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
South Dakota state stick flag 12 x 18 inch, mounted on a 24 inch wooden stick.
The South Dakota flag lapel pin is a great way to show your support for your state.
www.united-states-flag.com /state-south-dakota.html   (476 words)

  
 South Dakota State Flag - About the South Dakota State Flag, its adoption and history from NETSTATE.COM
he State Seal of South Dakota is centered on a sky blue field.
Encircling the seal and the sun are the words, "South Dakota" and "The Mount Rushmore State".
Purchase South Dakota State Flags: You may purchase quality state flags from the United States Flag Store.
www.netstate.com /states/symb/flags/sd_flag.htm   (162 words)

  
 Marshall County Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
As we pulled around the corner I was confronted with a large Confederate flag flying in the yard of the circular home formerly occupied by the Healy family.
This flag is still flying over Langford, and is one of the first things people driving in from the west will see of our town.
The american flag is burned in the streets of foreign countries because they see America in the same way you see the confederate flag.
www.zwire.com /site/news.cfm?BRD=1971&dept_id=175426&newsid=10949951&PAG=461&rfi=9   (773 words)

  
 South Dakota State Flag - Nylon (12' x 18')
This 12' x 18' South Dakota state flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
South Dakota State Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
South Dakota State Flag - Polyester II (3' x 5')
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 State Flag South Dakota 12X18 by Annin - GreatOutdoors.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
South Dakota's Wind Cave National Park features more than 110 miles of explored passages, placing it among the longest and most complicated cave systems in the world.
Description: State Flag South Dakota 12X18 - Many mariners fly the official state flag of their home state as well as a "state courtesy" flag when visiting another state.
This Annin South Dakota state flag is made to exacting specifications.
www.greatoutdoors.com /annin/flags/stateflagsouthdakota12x18.html   (335 words)

  
 South Dakota State Flag
South Dakota entered the Union in 1889 as the 40th State.
South Dakota state flags, flag decals, and South Dakota state deal decals are available from FlagLine.com.
Note: Our information on U.S. state flags is based on primary source materials from the Federal Consumer Information Center.
www.50states.us /state-flags/South-Dakota-flag.html   (78 words)

  
 These United States - South Dakota Flags
The current state flag consists of a rendition of the state seal centered on a blue field.
The seal depicts a farmer and a rancher, important figures in the economy of South Dakota.
Arranged around the sun are the words "South Dakota The Mount Rushmore State," also in gold.
www.theseunitedstates.com /flags/southdakotaf.html   (235 words)

  
 Babalua.com - South Dakota State - Photos; Maps; Capital; Symbols; Flags; Constitution; Songs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Settlement of South Dakota did not begin in earnest until the arrival of the railroad in 1873 and the discovery of gold in the Black Hills in 1874.
South Dakota is the second-largest producer of flaxseed and sunflower seed in the nation.
It is the third-largest producer of hay and rye.
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 South Dakota State   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
South Dakota State University, located in Brookings, SD, is the region's leading higher education provider.
The University of South Dakota is a great choice for expanding your education.
Former South Dakota State University distance running standout Brad Lowery was recently selected as a recipient of an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.
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 United States Flags - South Dakota State Flag
This South Dakota state flag is made with SolarMax 200 denier heavy duty outdoor nylon.
Our South Dakota state flags are dyed in bright vibrant colors and finished with a strong canvas header and brass grommets.
The South Dakota state flag feature the State Seal of South Dakota centered on a sky blue field and surrounded by the rays of the sun.
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 South Dakota flag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
For outdoor (or indoor) display, this flag is made from 100% heavyweight nylon fabric specially treated to minimize sun and chemical deterioration.
South Dakota adopted a new flag in 1963.
It has a sky-blue field with the Great Seal of South Dakota in the center; this seal can have either a white of sky-blue background, and is outlined in dark blue.
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From 1909 until 1963, the South Dakota SD flag had two sides - the state seal on one and a large golden sun with lettering around it on the reverse.
The seal shows a farmer and a rancher, depicting the kind of work of the people of South Dakota.
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 south dakota state flag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
These South Dakota state flags 12" X 18" and larger are constructed of
All of these state flags are made in the USA.
Please check our Indoor Flag Set page for a base and pole set for the indoor state flag.
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 AmericanFlags.com - American Flags, World Flags, Historic Flags and more | South Dakota State Flag
Commonsense and economics eventually led to the combination of the obverse which had been a large golden sun with lettering around it as on the current version and the seal which appeared on the reverse in blue stitching.
The state motto appars at the top of the seal and South Dakota's date of statehood appears at the foot of the surrounding band.
Ideal for indoor or outdoor display, these flags are made of Nyl-Glo 100% heavyweight nylon, a 200 denier bunting specially treated to minimize sun and chemical deterioration.
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 South Dakota - South Dakota state flag, state song, state bird, state tree and more...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
South Dakota - South Dakota state flag, state song, state bird, state tree and more...
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