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  Colorado Department of Personnel & Administration (DPA) Division of Information Technologies (DoIT)
The circular Seal of the State of Colorado is an adaptation of the Territorial Seal which was adopted by the First Territorial Assembly on November 6, 1861.
The Colorado Blue Spruce, Picea pungens, was adopted as the official state tree on March 7, 1939, by a resolution of the General Assembly.
Colorado school children voted on Arbor Day in 1892 to name the blue spruce as the state tree, however it was not until 1939 that the Colorado Blue Spruce was officially designated.
www.colorado.gov /dpa/doit/archives/history/symbemb.htm   (3392 words)

  
  Definition of Seal of Colorado
The circular Seal of the State of Colorado is an adaptation of the Territorial Seal which was adopted by the First Territorial Assembly on November 6, 1861.
Below the eye is a scroll, the Roman fasces, a bundle of birch or elm rods with a battle axe bound together by red thongs and bearing on a band of red, white and blue, the word, "Union and Constitution." The Roman fasces is the insignia of a republican form of government.
The design for the Territorial Seal which served as a model for the State Seal or Great Seal of Colorado has been variously credited, but the individual primarily responsible was Lewis Ledyard Weld, the Territorial Secretary, appointed by President Lincoln in July of 1861.
www.wordiq.com /definition/Seal_of_Colorado   (443 words)

  
 The US50 - Official State Seal of Colorado
Depicted above is the state seal of Colorado.
The seal of the state of Colorado is a symbol of the authority and sovereignty of the state and is a valuable asset of its people.
It is the intent of the state government to ensure that appropriate uses are made of the state seal and to assist the secretary of state in the performance of the secretary's constitutional duty as custodian of the seal.
www.theus50.com /colorado/seal.php   (89 words)

  
 Colorado Secretary of State
The circular Seal of the State of Colorado is an adaption of the Territorial Seal which was adopted by Joint Resolution of the First Territorial Assembly on November 6, 1861.
The statutory provision for the official seal of statehood was provided for by Act of the First General Assembly of the State of Colorado, approved on March 15, 1877.
A facsimile of the seal, which is any size except two and one-half inches in diameter, may be used by an agency, organization or group authorized or established by an arm of the State of Colorado for official state functions, or for educational purposes.
www.sos.state.co.us /pubs/info_center/coloseal.html   (617 words)

  
 Federal funds seal fate of 350 elk; Aid to stem spread of disease
And it will give the Colorado elk industry's tattered reputation a boost by allowing them to declare the state's ranched elk herd, the second largest in the nation, free of the disease.
Colorado officials wanted 100 percent federal aid, but agreed to come up with a 5 percent match.
The other seven ranches lie within the 15,000-square mile endemic area of Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska, where an average of 5 percent of wild deer and less than 1 percent of elk are infected.
www.organicconsumers.org /madcow/elka13102.cfm   (754 words)

  
  Colorado State Symbols - Colorado State Seal - The United States of America
The first General Assembly of the State of Colorado approved the adoption of the state seal on March 15, 1877.
The Colorado Secretary of State alone is authorized to affix the Great Seal of Colorado to any document whatsoever.
Below the eye is a scroll, the Roman fasces, a bundle of birch or elm rods with a battle axe bound together by red thongs and bearing on a band of red, white and blue, the word, "Union and Constitution." The Roman fasces is the insignia of a republican form of government.
www.netstate.com /states/symb/seals/co_seal.htm   (398 words)

  
 Seal of Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The circular Seal of the State of Colorado is an adaptation of the Territorial Seal which was adopted by the First Territorial Assembly on November 6, 1861.
The Colorado Secretary of State alone is authorized to affix the Great Seal of Colorado to any document whatsoever.
The design for the Territorial Seal which served as a model for the State Seal or Great Seal of Colorado has been variously credited, but the individual primarily responsible was Lewis Ledyard Weld, the Territorial Secretary, appointed by President Lincoln in July of 1861.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Seal_of_Colorado   (408 words)

  
 Plaques 'n' Patches - US State Seals
The seal of the State shall be a shield, argent, charged with a pine tree (americana, quinis ex uno folliculo setis) with a moose (cervus alces), at the foot of it, recumbent; supporters: on dexter side, a husbandman, resting on a scythe; on sinister side, a seaman, resting on an anchor.
The State Seal, adopted by Governor John Hancock and the Council on December 13, 1780 and made official by the General Court on June 4, 1885, is circular and bears a representation of the arms of the Commonwealth encircled with the words, "Sigillum Reipublicae Massachusettensis" (Seal of the Republic of Massachusetts).
A seal for the territory of Minnesota was adopted in 1849 and approved by Governor Ramsey and the territorial legislature.
www.plaquesandpatches.com /state_seals.php   (10930 words)

  
 Colorado Resource Page - colarado
As of 2005, Colorado has an estimated population of 4,665,177, which is an increase of 63,356, or 1.4%, from the prior year and an increase of 363,162, or 8.4%, since the year 2000.
Colorado is considered a very independent state politically, having elected 17 Democrats and 12 Republicans to the governorship in the last 100 years.
Colorado is made up primarily of transplanted citizens, and this is illustrated by the fact that the state has not had a native-born governor since 1975 (when John David Vanderhoof left office) and has not elected one since 1958, in the person of Stephen L.R. McNichols.
www.globalcpr.com /Colorado.html   (2272 words)

  
 Colorado State Geography
Colorado is a diverse area covered by mountains, plateaus, canyons and plains.
Colorado was originally inhabited by the Anasazi Indians who lived in cliff dwellings in the canyons of southwestern Colorado.
Colorado was acquired by the United States as part of the Louisiana Purchase.
www.kidport.com /RefLib/UsaGeography/Facts/Colorado.htm   (354 words)

  
 Denver Symbols
Colorado's gold-domed State Capitol faces the Denver City and County Building from the east end of Civic Center Park.
The capitol dome is included in the seal, since Denver is the capitol of the state.
The Omaha and Grant Smelter smokestack depicted in the seal design was built in 1883, on the east bank of the Platte River.
www.denvergov.org /AboutDenver/symbols.asp   (377 words)

  
 The State of Colorado
It is supposed to be circular (not an oblong "c" that is two-thirds the height of the flag, and positioned towards the "pole-edge" of the flag, not centered.
The Seal Of the State of Colorado is maintained by the Secretary of State, who is the ONLY official authorized to affix it to a document.
The Seal is in the shape of a circle, two and a half inches in diameter.
www.homeofheroes.com /stateof/colorado/symbols.html   (1298 words)

  
 Colorado State Seal
Only the Colorado Secretary of State is authorized to affix the Great Seal of Colorado to any document.
At the top of the seal is "the eye of God" in a trangle with golden rays radiating from the sides.
On the Colorado state seal, the statute specifies that the rods bound together symbolize strength lacking in a single rod, and the axe represents authority and leadership.
www.statesymbolsusa.org /Colorado/seal_colorado.html   (251 words)

  
 Colorado Springs ISP Web hosting Web design and high-speed Internet access
Colorado Springs ISP Web hosting Web design and high-speed Internet access
CityStar® Group, Inc. is an experienced Colorado Springs ISP dedicated to serving the customer.
CityStar® is a Colorado Springs based ISP, offering thousands of dialup numbers nationwide.
www.citystar.net   (133 words)

  
 Chance Encounter With Seal Leads To Children's Book On Antarctica | News Center | University of Colorado at Boulder
A chance encounter with a wayward seal by an Antarctic research team has led to an engaging children's book by a University of Colorado at Boulder professor describing the beat of life in the continent's desolate Dry Valleys.
Titled "The Lost Seal," the book describes the unexpected discovery of a Weddel seal pup that strayed from the sea ice of McMurdo Sound into the Dry Valleys region, where Professor Diane McKnight and her colleagues were conducting research in 1990.
A few days later when the seal appeared at base camp, a decision was made to return the seal to McMurdo Sound after considering additional provisions of the Antarctic Conservation Act pertaining to human and animal life, according to McKnight.
www.colorado.edu /news/releases/2006/379.html   (776 words)

  
 Rubber Seal
We are the most diversified rubber seal rubber manufacturer in the Rocky Mountain Region.
Here’s a sampling of the kinds of rubber seal parts we make and the unique services and guarantees that we offer Colorado Molded customers.
Colorado Molded Products Company manufactures a wide variety of molded rubber products for our customers in these industries and many others.
www.coloradomolded.com /rubber-seal.html   (310 words)

  
 SEAL-IT Products International Inc.
When a Colorado distributor of Seal-It products was asked to help reduce maintenance costs for a wooden treaded, pedestrian suspension bridge; the question of added weight had to be answered.
Seal-It contracted the services of Enviro-Test Laboratories, a division of CHEMSPEC ANALYTICAL LIMITED, to determine the weight added when Seal-It Wood Sealant is applied.
Seal-It, its customers and distributors feel this is a small “burden to bare” to get the added “rot” and wear resistance that Seal-It Wood Sealant will add to your wood structures and projects.
www.seal-it.ca /researchwe1.htm   (234 words)

  
 Colorado.com | About Colorado Page
The circular Seal of the State of Colorado is an adaptation of the Territorial Seal.
President Thomas Jefferson had bought the land that is now Colorado from France in 1803 as part of the Louisiana Purchase, and he sent Pike to explore this part of the vast new territory.
Some did make it to Colorado, however, and were among the first to stake land claims in the eastern part of the state.
www.colorado.com /static.php?file=about_colorado   (1095 words)

  
 Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Colorado is also considered to be a part of the Mountain, Southwestern, and Central regions of the country.
Thunderstorms are common east of the Continental divide in the spring and summer, and Colorado is one of leading states in deaths due to lightning.
Colorado is made up primarily of transplanted citizens, and this is illustrated by the fact that the state has not had a native-born governor since 1975 (when John David Vanderhoof left office) and -- until Bill Ritter's election in November 2006 -- had not elected one since 1958, in the person of Stephen L.R. McNichols.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Colorado   (3687 words)

  
 The Cooking Inn : Colorado
Colorado is the highest state and has more mountains reaching 14,000 feet than any other state.
Her mountain scenery is some of the most beautiful and dramatic in the United States and Colorado is a center for vacationers taking advantage of the pleasant summer climate and the ample supplies of powdered snow in the winter.
At a distance from the staff end of the flag of one fifth of the total length of the flag there is a circular red C, of the same color as the red in the national flag of the United States.
www.thecookinginn.com /colorado.html   (703 words)

  
 Our Qualifications - Seal Financial Services, Inc.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Seal earned his MBA from Regis College in Denver and his undergraduate degree from Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Seal is active on several community Board of Directors including the Elder Law Institute Advisory Board and the Colorado Fund for People With Disabilities.
She served as the 2003 President of the Financial Planning Association of Colorado and has served on the Board of Directors of the FPA of Colorado and the Institute of Certified Financial Planners for over eight years.
www.sealfinancial.com /section3.cfm   (447 words)

  
 Honor the fallen: Navy Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class (SEAL) Danny P. Dietz
Despite being mortally wounded during a firefight after the group of four SEALs was spotted, the two continued to fight, killing numerous enemy fighters and allowing one of the their teammates on the ground to escape the swarming, numerically superior force.
The SEAL saved by their actions, who is still on active duty and has not been identified by the Navy, received the award in July in a private ceremony, according to the Navy.
The awards are the first publicized from the deadly incident in the mountains, in which a helicopter carrying eight SEALs and eight Army special operations troops shot down while attempting to come to the aid of the group on the ground.
www.militarycity.com /valor/958396.html   (866 words)

  
 In the News: Colorado Food Safety Seal of Commitment Program
In an effort to recognize restaurants that are make serving safe food a priority, the Colorado Food Safety Seal of Commitment program is being sponsored by the Colorado Restaurant Association Education Fund in partnership initially with Summit County and Breckenridge Colorado Restaurant Association Chapters and Summit County Environmental Health.
It is hoped that displaying the safety seal will be an effective way to communicate an establishment's investment in food safety to its customers, the media and sanitarians.
However, Colorado State University Cooperative Extension and SafeFood cannot be held responsible for any circumstances resulting from its use, unavailability, or possible inaccuracy.
www.colostate.edu /orgs/safefood/NEWSLTR/v8n3s07.html   (347 words)

  
 False Solomon's Seal - Colorado Mountain Wildflowers - Denver Plants
The foliage of False Solomon's Seal is a very attractive.
Atop the foliage is a cluster of white flowers to 6" in length.
Look for False Solomon's Seal in moist shady areas such as drainages, or in small aspen or pine forest clearings.
www.denverplants.com /wflwr/html/maian_amp.htm   (68 words)

  
 Colorado Surveyor Seal and Stamp   (Site not responding. Last check: )
State requirements: Embossing seal, stamp or computer generated image - size 1 5/8" outer diameter and 15/16" inner circle.
Colorado Surveyor stamps and seals are guaranteed to meet state requirements.
If you find that our example does not match or differs greatly from the current requirements, please contact us with information from the state so that we may update our records.
www.engineerseals.com /order/colorado-surveyor.php   (142 words)

  
 About the USA - Travel & Geography > Colorado
Called the "Centennial State", because it became the 38th state when the U.S. turned 100 in 1876, Colorado is most closely associated with the Rocky Mountains and has numerous peaks over 14,000 feet.
Colorado is a state of unusual natural beauty.
Colorado wird vor allem mit den Rocky Mountains in Verbindung gebracht und besitzt zahlreiche Berge, die über 14.000 Fuß hoch sind.
usa.usembassy.de /colorado.htm   (652 words)

  
 Dental Health: ADA Seal - Colorado Springs Dental Society
Since the Seal of Acceptance Program usually takes a few years of independent testing prior to acceptance by the ADA, very new products frequently will not have the Seal initially.
If you have a question about a new product which does not have a Seal of Acceptance, ask your Colorado Springs Dental Society dentist for his or her recommendations.
The ADA Seal of Acceptance for consumer products can be found on fluoride toothpastes, toothbrushes, mouth rinses, floss, interdental cleaners, and oral irrigators.
www.cs-ds.org /health_ada_seal.asp   (660 words)

  
 CJ Online | Obituaries - Elsewhere | Orson E. Seal 10/31/00
Survivors include two sons, Eugene Seal, Yucaipa, Calif., and John Seal, Syracuse; a daughter, Martha McCoy, Topeka; a brother, Loren John "Buster" Seal, Colorado Springs; a sister, Frances Love, Albuquerque, N.M.; 19 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Seal will lie in state until 2 p.m.
Contributions may be made to the Orson E. Seal Memorial Fund yet to be designated and sent in care of the funeral home, 67878.
www.cjonline.com /stories/103100/obe_seal.shtml   (237 words)

  
 Colorado State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Search for Colorado Real Estate - Search and register for Colorado real estate for sale including: MLS homes, for sale by owner, Colorado HUD homes, Colorado foreclosures, and exclusive listings not available elsewhere.
Colorado Vacation Guide - Your online guide to Colorado travel, lodging, dining and attractions.
Origin of state's name: Taken from the Spanish for the "colorred" and was applied to the Colorado river.
www.50states.com /colorado.htm   (323 words)

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