Bellefonte Area School District


Quick Facts about Pennsylvania

State Capital:  Harrisburg Area:  45,333 square miles
Statehood: December 12, 1787 Nickname:  The Keystone State
State Bird:  Ruffed Grouse State Motto:  "Virtue, Liberty, and Independence"
State Flower:  Mountain Laurel State Tree:  Hemlock
State Animal:  Whitetail Deer State Dog:  Great Dane
State Fish:  Brook Trout State Insect:  The Firefly
State Beverage:  Milk State Song:  "Pennsylvania"

To find out more about these and other facts about
Pennsylvania, visit Pennsylvania State History

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