New Hampshire State Flag

New Hampshire State Flag

 
New Hampshire state flag

 

Officially Adopted: November 30, 1931
 
 
 
The New Hampshire state flag shall be of the following color and design: The body or field shall be blue and shall bear upon its center in suitable proportion and colors a representation of the state seal.
 
 
The state seal shall be surrounded by a wreath of laurel leaves with nine stars interspersed. The blue background on the state flag is said to represent the state seal floating on water. 
 
 
New Hampshire didn’t officially adopt a state flag until 1909 even though it was admitted to the Union in 1788. New Hampshire did have many other flags before that but they were mainly for military units or other parts of the government. 
 

 

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