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Subject: Nebraska, Flags of the U.S. states, Flag of the United States Virgin Islands, Flag of Wisconsin, Flag of Alabama
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Flag of Nebraska

State of Nebraska
Use Civil and state flag
Proportion 3:5
Adopted 1925 (official July 16, 1963)
Design Seal of Nebraska in gold on an azure field
Designed by James Lloyd McMaster

The flag of the state of Nebraska is a blue cloth charged with the state seal. The current design was adopted in 1925, yet a design in 1921 from an architect based in New York State was rejected by the state government. The official designation of the design as the state flag occurred in 1963; Nebraska was one of the last states to adopt an official flag.[1]

The Nebraska flag was rated in a survey by the Nebraska Legislature's Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Committee discussed a bill that would have created a commission that would suggest new flag designs to the Legislature.[3] The flag was not changed.

See also

References

  1. ^ Nebraska Secretary of State
  2. ^ NAVA 2001 Flag Survey
  3. ^ [1]

External links

  • History of the Nebraska State Flag
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