South Dakota
The Mount Rushmore State
Map of U.S. showing location of South Dakota



STATEHOOD: 1889; 40th state

ATTRACTIONS: Badlands National Park, Mount Rushmore

FUN FACT: The faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln on Mount Rushmore are 60 feet tall.

South Dakota state flag
State Flower: pasqueflower; State Bird:ring-necked pheasant; State Animal: coyote; State Quarter



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Photos: Cornel1172, Dreamstime (coyote); rekemp, iStockphoto (pheasant); maogg, iStockphoto (quarter); bruev, iStockphoto (pasqueflower); tkacchuk, iStockphoto (flag)

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