Saturday, July 17, 2010

USA - West Virginia State Map

Born out of the Civil War, West Virginia was admitted to the Union in 1863 with Wheeling the first capital. The capitol building is now located in Charleston. West Virginia's state and national parks, and forests, in addition to many private resorts varied and abundant recreational opportunities for the traveller.

State Flowers - Rhododendron
State Animal - Black Bear
State Tree - Maple
State Bird - Cardinal

Sent by Julie from Elkins in West Virginia in USA.

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