State Bird and Flowers of Montana – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Montana – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 27th State are listed.

Montana– State Bird –Western Meadowlark designated as State Bird in 1931.   A Familiar songbird of the open country in western two-thirds of North America. Same family as blackbirds and orioles.

State Flower-Bitterroot. It was designated as the state flower in 1895. It has purplish-pink flower and the root was used for food and trade.

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Montana as the Northwest States of USA.

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State Bird and Flowers of Missouri – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Missouri – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 26th State are listed.

Missouri– State Bird –Eastern Bluebird designated as State Bird in 1927.  These are Medium-sized songbirds (thrush). Black bill, red-orange chest and blue feathers.

State Flower-Red Hawthorne. It was designated as the state flower in 1923. It is woody plant that can reach 20 feet. There are 75 species found in Missouri. Its fruit called pomes is used to make jams.

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Missouri as the Plains States of USA.

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USA 1982 -MISSOURI STATE BIRD & FLOWER

State Bird and Flowers of Mississippi – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Mississippi – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 25th State are listed.

Mississippi– State Bird –Mocking bird designated as State Bird in 1944.  These are songbirds and Northern Mockingbirds can sing up to 200 songs

State Flower-Magnolia. It was designated as the state flower in 1952.   It is featured on US State Commemorative Quarter Dollar Coin also.

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Mississippi as the Southeast States of USA.

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USA 1982- MISSISSIPPI STATE BIRD & FLOWER

State Bird and Flowers of Minnesota – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Minnesota – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 24th State are listed.

Minnesota– State Bird – Common Loon designated as State Bird in 1961. Loons are largely Black and White birds with red eyes. Loons are known for their cries, wails and yodels. Appears on US States quarter Dollar Coin issued in 2005.

State Flower- Showy Lady Slipper. It was designated as the state flower in 1967.  It is a rare wildflower also known as the moccasin flower. It can live up to 50 years but take up to 16 years to produce first flowers

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Minnesota as the Plains States of USA.

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State Bird and Flowers of Michigan – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Michigan – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 23rd State are listed.

Michigan– State Bird – Robin Redbreast (American Robin) designated as State Bird in 1931. It is the most widespread thrush.

State Flower- Apple Blossom. It was designated as the state flower in 1897.  Most Fragran and beautiful species of Apple.

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Michigan as the Great Lakes States of USA.

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State Bird and Flowers of Massachusetts – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Massachusetts – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 22nd State are listed.

Massachusetts– State Bird – Black-Capped Chickadee designated as State Bird in 1941.  Member of titmouse family. Also the state bird of Maine.

State Flower- Mayflower. It was designated as the state flower in 1918. Fragrant, delicate Mayflower is on the endangered list since 1925.

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Massachusetts as the New England States of USA.

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State Bird and Flowers of Maryland – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Maryland – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 21st State are listed.

Maryland– State Bird – Baltimore Oriole designated as State Bird in 1947.  It is a songbird whose numbers are declining. The Female Oriole’s feathers are brownish olive and dull orange whereas male plumage is black and brilliant golden-orange.

State Flower- Black-eyed Susan. It was designated as the state flower in 1918. A member of the Sunflower family with yellow petals and dark centre

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Maine as the Middle Atlantic States of USA.

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USA 1982 -MARYLAND STATE BIRD & FLOWER