Iowa State Symbols

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Nicknames & Slogans
Nicknames The Hawkeye State 1938
Symbols of State
Motto Our liberties we prize, and our rights we will maintain 1847
Song The Song of Iowa 1911
EcoSymbols
Flower wild prairie rose (Rosa arkansana) 1897
Tree oak (Quercus) 1961
Bird eastern goldfinch (Carduelis tristis) 1933
Soil Tama (unofficial) Unofficial
Rock geode 1967
Cultural Symbols
Tartan 2004
Language English Redundant Symbol 2002

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