STATE NICKNAMES

So many of the old books in the memorial library use these nicknames,
I thought this site might help.....

 

Alabama

 Yellowhammer State

Alaska The Last Frontier, Land of the Midnight Sun
Arizona The Grand Canyon State, Copper State
Arkansas The Natural State
California Golden State
Colorado Centennial State, Colorful Colorado
Connecticut Constitution State, Nutmeg State, Provisions State, Land of Steady Habits
Delaware First State, Diamond State, Blue Hen State, Small Wonder
Florida Sunshine State
Georgia Peach State
Hawaii Aloha State
Idaho Gem State, Gem of the Mountains
Illinois Prairie State
Indiana Hoosier State
Iowa Hawkeye State
Kansas Sunflower State
Kentucky Bluegrass State
Louisiana Pelican State
Maine Pine Tree State
Maryland Old Line State
Massachusetts Bay State, Old Colony State
Michigan Wolverine State, Great Lakes State
Minnesota North Star State, Land of 10,000 Lakes
Mississippi Magnolia State
Missouri Show Me State
Montana Treasure State
Nebraska Cornhusker State
Nevada The Silver State, Sage State, Sagebrush State
New Hampshire Granite State
New Jersey Garden State
New Mexico Land of Enchantment
New York Empire State
North Carolina Old North State, Tar Heel State
North Dakota Peace Garden State, Flickertail State, Roughrider State
Ohio Buckeye State
Oklahoma Sooner State
Oregon Beaver State
Pennsylvania Keystone State
Rhode Island The Ocean State, Plantation State
South Carolina Palmetto State
South Dakota Mount Rushmore State,Under God the People Rule, Coyote State
Tennessee Volunteer State, Big Bend State, Hog & Hominy State, the Mother of Southwestern Statesmen
Texas Lone Star State
Utah The Beehive State
Vermont Green Mountain State
Virginia Old Dominion State, Mother State
Washington The Evergreen State
West Virginia Mountain State
Wisconsin Badger State
Wyoming Equality State

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