The New York state flag has the State Coat of Arms on top of a dark blue background. The center of the coat of arms has a shield with two ships, a river, mountains and a rising sun in a cloudless sky. On top of the shiel... More »

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The state motto of New York is "Excelsior," meaning "Ever Upward." The motto is inscribed on the Great Seal, state flag and Device of Arms, otherwise known as the coat of arms, of New York. More »

According to Famous Logos, the font of the primary New York Yankees team logo is a handwritten typeface. A blue and red Uncle Sam hat rests on a baseball bat, which comprises the "K" in the nickname. More »

New York state is 54,475 square miles and is the 27th-largest state in the United States. As of 2013, it had a population of over 19 million people, making it the third most populous state. More »

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You can find Catholic high schools in New York state by visiting the websites of the Catholic dioceses within the state. The Archdiocese of New York, as well as the Dioceses of Albany, Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse, pr... More »

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New York became an official state on July 26, 1788, following the ratification of the U.S. Constitution. Its first governor was George Clinton, and Albany became its capital in January of 1797. More »

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The flag of the Comanche Nation has a blue and red background superimposed with the gold Comanche seal. The blue half of the background appears to the left side of the flag while the red half is to the right. More »

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