New Hampshire
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New Hampshire

New Hampshire was the 9th state to join the United States of America. New Hampshire officially became a state on June 21, 1788. The capital city is Concord, but the largest city is Manchester.

Here are some official state symbols to help you get to know New Hampshire better.

  • State Abbreviation - NH
  • State Nickname - Granite State
  • State Bird - Purple finch
  • State Amphibian - Red-spotted newt
  • State Wildflower - Pink ladyslipper
  • State Butterfly - Karner blue butterfly
  • State Sport - Skiing
  • State Mineral - Beryl
  • State Flower - Purple lilac

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Did you know that New Hampshire is the 46th biggest state in the USA? The territory spans 9,351 square miles.