New Hampshire Symbols ˆ

Symbols of State >
Nicknames The Granite State, White Mountain State, Switzerland of America, Mother of Rivers  
Citizenry New Hampshire Native 2002
Emblem Old Man of the Mountain 1945
Motto Live Free or Die 1945
Song Old New Hampshire 1949
EcoSymbols >
Flower purple lilac (Syringa vulgaris) 1919
Wildflower pink lady’s slipper (Cypripedium acaule) 1991
Tree white birch (Betula papyrifera) 1947
Fruit pumpkin (Cucurbita) 2006
Berry common blackberry (Rubus allegheniensis) 2017
Vegetable white potato (Solanum tuberosum) 2013
Bird purple finch (Carpodacus purpureus) 1957
Raptor red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 2019
Animal white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) 1983
Wildcat bobcat (Lynx-rufus) 2015
Dog Chinook (Canis lupus familiaris) 2009
Amphibian red-spotted newt (Notophthalmus viridescens) 1985
Freshwater Fish brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) 1994
Saltwater Game Fish striped bass (Morone saxatilis) 1994
Insect two-spot ladybug (Adalia bipunctata) 1977
Butterfly Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa) 1992
Soil Marflow (unofficial) Unofficial
Mineral beryl 1985
Gem smoky quartz 1985
Rock granite 1985
Cultural Symbols >
Beverage apple cider 2010
Sport skiing 1998
Tartan 1995
Honorary State Song New Hampshire, My New Hampshire 1963
Honorary State Song New Hampshire Hills 1973
Honorary State Song Autumn in New Hampshire, New Hampshire’s Granite State, Oh, New Hampshire (You’re My Home), The Old Man of the Mountain, The New Hampshire State March 1977
Honorary State Song New Hampshire Naturally 1983
Honorary State Song Live Free or Die 2007
Language English Redundant Symbol 1995
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