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Symbols of the USA
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US Flag PrintoutThere are many symbols that represent the United States of America. Some of the most popular ones are the Stars and Stripes (the US flag), the Great Seal of the USA, bald eaglethe bald eagle (our national bird), the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the US Capitol, the White House, Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Statue of Liberty (a gift from France), the Gateway Arch (in St. Louis, Missouri), Mount Rushmore (carved on a mountain in South Dakota), the Alamo, The Star Spangled Banner (the national anthem of the USA), The Pledge of Allegiance, Yankee Doodle , Uncle Sam (a cartoon figure designed by Thomas Nast), the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Jefferson Memorial, Gettysburg, Monticello, Mount Vernon, the Golden Gate Bridge, the World War 2 Memorial, and many others.

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Monuments, Memorials, Government Building, and Statues:
Alamo
The Alamo

Read about the Alamo and its history. Read about the Alamo or print a coloring page on the Alamo.

The Liberty Bell

Liberty Bell

Read about the history of the Liberty Bell, how it cracked and was re-cast twice before cracking again at an historic funeral. Read about the bell or color a printout of the Liberty Bell.

The Lincoln Memorial


The Lincoln Memorial commemorates the life of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States. It is located in Potomac Park, Washington, D.C.

Mt. Rushmore National Memorial
Mt. Rushmore

Read about Mt. Rushmore, how it was built, what it represents, and the composition of the rocks. Read about this huge statue or go to a printout on Mt. Rushmore.

Statue of Liberty


The Statue of Liberty is located on Liberty Island in New York Harbor; it was a gift from the government of France. Read about the statue or go to a printout on this huge monument to our Independence.
St. Louis Gateway Arch

St. Louis Arch

Read about Missouri's St. Louis Gateway Arch, who designed it, what it symbolizes, etc. Read about the arch or color a printout of the St. Louis Arch.
The Washington Monument

Washington Monument


Read about the Washington Monument or color a printout on it.
The White House

White House


Read about the White House, who was the first President to live in it, when it burned down, and other historical events. Or color a printout on the White House. Or go to a quiz printout on the White House.

Flags and Seals:
US Flag Printout

US Flag Printout

Color the US flag.

US and State Flag Printouts

Color the flags and learn about their history.

US Flag

USA Flag: Color and Count

Color the flag of the United States of America according to the directions, then count the stars, stripes, number of points on each star, and other components of the flag.
Answers


The US Flag

A short, printable book on the history of the US flag.
The Great Seal of the USA



This seal represents the USA; it was approved by Congress on June 20, 1782.
US President's seal
The Seal of the President of the USA

The seal of the President of the United States of America is based upon the Great Seal of the USA. The Presidential seal pictures an American bald eagle holding a ribbon in its beak; the ribbon has the motto of the USA, "E PLURIBUS UNUM," meaning "Out of many, one." The eagle is clutching an olive branch (with 13 olives and 13 leaves) in one foot (symbolizing peace) and 13 arrows in the other (the 13 stands for the original 13 colonies and the arrows symbolize the acceptance of the need to go to war to protect the country). Read about the US President's seal and color it.

US Flag and Eagles Letterhead


Print out a US flag and eagles letterhead to make patriotic stationery.
Dont Tread on Me: Flag
Dont Tread on Me flag


This early American flag that pictures a coiled rattlesnake. The rattlesnake was used in early American history as a symbol of resistance against British rule.
Dont Tread on Me: Coloring/Quiz Printout
Dont Tread on Me flag


Read about this historic flag, color it, and answer questions about it. Answers
5-POINTED STAR


Make a 5-pointed star the same way Betsy Ross did.

Animal Symbols:
bald eagle

Bald Eagle

The bald eagle is a large bird of prey and a symbol of the USA.
bald eagle

Bald Eagle Printout

Color a bald eagle and read about it.


Bald Eagle

(Simple version)

The bald eagle is a large bird of prey. It is the symbol of the USA.


Turkey

Coloring/information printout. Benjamin Franklin thought that the wild turkey should be the national bird of the USA.


Turkey (Simple Version)

Coloring printout. Turkeys are large birds that nest on the ground.


Turkey Label Me! Printout

Label the turkey diagram on this printout.
Answers
Turkey

Turkey Color by Number Printout

Turkey

Turkey connect-the-dots printout

Connect the numbers and letters to draw a turkey.
US State Birds


The 50 official US state birds and the bald eagle, the national bird of the USA.
US State Dinosaurs
Stegosaurus


Many US states have an official state dinosaur and some have a state fossil.

Symbols on US Money:
Penny

Penny Coloring Page Printout

Color the front and back of a penny in this printout.
color US coins to label

Color US Coins

Color four US coins, front and back.
Nickel

Nickel Coloring Page Printout

Color the front and back of a nickel in this printout.
Dime

Dime Coloring Page Printout

Color the front and back of a dime in this printout.
quarter

Quarter Coloring Page Printout

Color the front and back of a quarter in this printout.
state quarter front

US State Quarter Obverse Coloring Page Printout

Color the front of the new state quarter in this printout.
One Dollar Bill

One Dollar Bill Coloring Page Printout

Color the front and back of a one dollar bill in this printout.

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