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Oregon facts and symbols

by Emily McAuliffe

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Published by Capstone Press in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oregon.,
  • Oregon
    • Subjects:
    • Emblems, State -- Oregon -- Juvenile literature,
    • Emblems, State -- Oregon,
    • Oregon

    • About the Edition

      Presents information about the state of Oregon, its nickname, motto, and emblems.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      Statementby Emily McAuliffe.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesThe states and their symbols
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCR203.O7 M38 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3577817M
      ISBN 100736822674
      LC Control Number2002154839
      OCLC/WorldCa51204595

      Oregon's state birthday is on Febru Valentine's Day. Eugene is rated by "Bicycling Magazine" as one of the top ten cycling communities in the United States. High above the city of Portland the International Rose Test Garden features more than varieties of roses cultivated continuously since Portland is known as The City of Roses. The Oregon Trial is a little over 2,miles (3, km) historic wagon train route from the Missouri River to Oregan. Oregon Trial-Pathway to the West The Oregon Trail for Kids and Teachers.

        The topics include the various state symbols, Indian legends, the origin of the state name, geographical facts about Oregon, and important people in Oregon's history, including: John McLoughlin, Tabitha Brown, Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, Sacagawea, David Douglas, Jason Lee, George Washington Bush, Abigail Scott Duniway, Chief Joseph, Tom.   These Oregon State Fact File Worksheets are the perfect worksheets to help you and your child record many facts about the state of Oregon. When doing your 50 states unit study this year, you can keep a complete notebook about the entire United States. Did you know? Oregon’s state flag pictures a beaver on its reverse side.

        Fun Facts about Oregon for Kids: These books contain so much information about the long and varied History of this great State as well as Fun Facts about Oregon for Kids! These books for kids about the State of Oregon are all available at Amazon. Simply click the . Oregon was home to the world’s largest log cabin, built in in honor of the Lewis and Clark expedition, it was a half acre in size—that is until it burned down in an epic fire in And Oregon's state flag is the only one in the country to have different designs on each side.


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Oregon facts and symbols by Emily McAuliffe Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Oregon Legislature designates state symbols (emblems), most of which are listed in Oregon Revised Statute Some symbols, such as the state fossil Metasequoia, are unique to Oregon while others are shared with other states.

Oregon was the 33 rd state in the USA; it became a state on Febru State Abbreviation - OR State Capital - Salem Largest City - Portland Area - 98, square miles [Oregon is the 9th biggest state in the USA] Population - 3, (as of ) [Oregon is the 27th most populous state in the USA] Name for Residents - Oregonians Major Industries - timber, paper products, farming.

The Oregon Blue Book is the official state fact book about all levels of government in Oregon and more. Published sinceit is produced by the Oregon State Archives, a Written: 28 rows  The U.S. state of Oregon has 27 official emblems, as designated by the Oregon State.

Get this from a library. Oregon facts and symbols. [Emily McAuliffe] -- Presents information about the state of Oregon, its nickname, motto, and emblems.

Oregon Facts and Symbols (The States and Their Symbols) Library Binding – September 1, by Emily McAuliffe (Author) › Visit Amazon's Emily McAuliffe Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. 3/5(1).

Official state symbols, emblems, and icons of Oregon - places to see in Oregon - landmarks, parks, historic markers, cities and towns - learn the culture and history of Oregon. As ofOregon had twenty-two symbols, but it is likely there will be more. Some states have twice as many symbols as Oregon, which has yet to choose a state muffin, crustacean, grass, reptile, or toy, among others.

In the last several decades, failed symbols include a state waltz (Oregon Waltz) and a horse (Kiger Mustang). The flag of Oregon is the only state flag with different pictures on each side. On the reverse appears a beaver the state animal.

Both sides have a field of navy blue with design in gold. The front picture includes a heart shaped shield with an eagle on top,surronded by thirty-three stars. (The number of states in ) The scene on the shield. No one knows for sure what the word Oregon means. It was used by the local American Indians to refer to the river.

Professional Sports Teams. Portland Trailblazers - NBA (basketball) Portland Timbers - MLS (soccer; Geography >> US States>> Oregon History For. O Is for Oregon ends with a group picture of the students who participated in making the book. I thought that was a nice finishing touch.

Overall, this is a fun book that can help children learn the alphabet and a little state history at the same time." (Ruth Hoskins, The Old Schoolhouse Magazine)/5(9). The Hardcover of the Oregon Facts and Symbols by Emily McAuliffe at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt Pages:   Oregon’s Crater Lake, formed in the remnant of an ancient volcano, is the deepest lake in the United States.

PHOTO GALLERIES. Oregon. Gallery. 10. Get Oregon facts, maps, and pictures in this U.S. state profile from National Geographic Kids. Oregon: Facts and Symbols (The States and Their Symbols) by Emily McAuliffe This book is geared toward readers aged and is part of the "States and Their Symbols" series.

Oregon (America the Beautiful) by Scott W. Ingram An introduction to the Beaver State. This book introduces the geography, history, government, economy, the culture and.

Interactive learning games and printables about Oregon and Oregon symbols. Provides maps, facts, state symbol coloring pages, poems, word searches, printable worksheets, games, book reviews, scramblers, puzzles and trivia for a complete unit of study.

The Oregon State Flag is the only state flag displaying different images on each side. •The Chinook salmon, (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) the largest of the Pacific salmons, was declared the state fish in •Pseudotsuga menziesii, the Douglas Fir, was declared the state tree inand is the source of most of Oregon's softwood lumber.

Oregon is a leader in the production of peppermint oil and Christmas trees. With the low-cost electric power provided by dams, Oregon has developed steadily as a manufacturing state. Leading manufactured items are lumber and plywood, metalwork, machinery, aluminum, chemicals, paper, food packing, and electronic equipment.

Additional Information. Oregon Blue Book: State Symbols: Oregon Blue Book from the office of the Oregon Secretary of State. Oregon Facts and Symbols Emily McAuliffe. Oregon Facts and Symbols, by Emily McAuliffe.

24 her: Capstone Press; Rev Upd edition (August ) Reading level: Grades Interest level: Grades Perfect for report writing. Official State Animal of Oregon.

Oregon designated the beaver (Castor canadensis) as the official state animal in All State Animals. A beaver appears on the reverse of the state flag, and Oregon's nickname is The Beaver State (stemming from the early 19th century when fur hats were fashionable and Oregon’s streams were an important source of beaver).

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Free shipping for many products!Facts about Oregon, including the capital, number of electoral votes, state symbols, popular tourist attractions, famous people, sports teams, fun facts, and more. Oregon Facts: This page contains a wealth of information on the state of Oregon. Please click on the type of the fact that you are interested in.Oregon's official and unofficial symbols including the state animal, bird, fish, flag, flower, gem, mammal, motto, nickname, coat of arms, song, seal, tree - by Trending: Covid Cases And Deaths Per State In The US.