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Kentucky
Flag of Kentucky.svg
Name the bluegrass state
Use Civil and state flag Civil and state flag
Proportion 2:3
Adopted March 26, 1918
Design Seal of Kentucky on a field of azure
Designed by Jesse Cox

The Flag of Kentucky was adopted on March 26, 1918. It has a blue background, with Kentucky's seal in the middle. The seal shows a picture of two men hugging each other. Legend says that the two men were Daniel Boone and Henry Clay. Above their heads says "United We Stand". By their toes says "Divided We Fall". The phrase "United We Stand, Divided We Fall" is Kentucky's motto.[1]

References

  1. Bryant, Ron (2005-04-21). "The Kentucky State Seal". Kentucky Secretary of State. http://sos.ky.gov/executive/stateseal/statesealhistory.htm. Retrieved 2007-01-16. 

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