List of U.S. state tartans

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This is a list of tartans that have been adopted by law by their respective state legislatures as official U.S. state symbols. Not all states have an official tartan.


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State Tartan Year Name Pattern (sett)
California California Tartan.PNG 2001[1][2] California State Tartan
Colorado Colorado-tartan.png 1997[3][4] Colorado State Tartan
Connecticut Connecticut state tartan.png 1995[5][6] State Tartan[5]
Georgia Georgia Tartan.gif 1997[7][8] The Georgia Tartan[7]
Louisiana Louisiana state tartan.png 2001[9] The Louisiana Tartan[10]
Massachusetts Massachusetts state tartan.png 2003[11] Bay State Tartan[11]
Nevada Nevada-tartan.png 2001[12] State Tartan[13]
New Hampshire State Tartan of New Hampshire.png 1995[14][15] New Hampshire State Tartan[14]
North Carolina NC tartan.jpg 1991[16] Carolina Tartan[17] R64 A28 K32 Y6 K6 W8 K8 R4 G56 R26 K8 R8 W4[18]
Oregon Oregon has not officially adopted a state tartan.[19]
Rhode Island Rhode Island state tartan.png 2000[20] The Official Rhode Island Tartan
South Carolina NC tartan.jpg 2002[21] Carolina Tartan[22] R64 A28 K32 Y6 K6 W8 K8 R4 G56 R26 K8 R8 W4[18]
Tennessee Tennessee state tartan.png 1999[23] State Tartan
Texas Texas Bluebonnet Tartan.svg 1989 Texas Bluebonnet Tartan[24] G4 R2 B16 W2 R2 W2 LB16 W2 LB16 W2 Y1[24]
Utah Utah state tartan.png 1996[25] Utah Centennial Tartan[25] W2 B6 R6 B4 R6 G18 R6 W4[25]
Washington Washington-tartan.png 1988 Washington state tartan[26][27]
West Virginia West Virginia state tartan.png 2008 Official Tartan of the State of West Virginia

GO8 G8 B16 G16 A12 SCR54 W2 K6 SCR54 G16 SCR16 B16 G8 GO8[28]

Wisconsin Wisconsin state tartan.png 2008 Wisconsin Tartan[29] B22 R6 B4 N6 K24 HG40 Y4 K24 B22 RY6[30]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History and Culture: State Symbols". California State Library. Retrieved March 30, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Cal. Gov. Code § 424.3". California State Assembly. Retrieved March 30, 2015. 
  3. ^ "State Tartan". Colorado Legislative Council. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Colorado House Joint Resolution 97-1016". Colorado General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  5. ^ a b "The State Tartan". State of Connecticut. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Conn. Gen. Stat. § 3-110j". Connecticut General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  7. ^ a b "HB 644 - State symbols; designate official state tartan". Georgia House of Representatives. 1997. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  8. ^ "O.C.G.A. § 50-3-76". Justia. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  9. ^ "La. Rev. Stat. § 49:170.6". Louisiana State Legislature. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  10. ^ "The Louisiana Tartan". Caledonian Society of Baton Rouge. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  11. ^ a b "Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 2, § 52". Massachusetts General Court. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  12. ^ "Nev. Rev. Stat. § 235.130". Nevada Legislature. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  13. ^ "Nevada Facts and State Emblems". Nevada Legislature. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  14. ^ a b "State Tartan". New Hampshire Almanac. State of New Hampshire. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  15. ^ "N.H. Rev. Stat. § 3:21". New Hampshire General Court. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  16. ^ "N.C. Gen. Stat § 145-15". North Carolina General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  17. ^ "North Carolina State Symbols". North Carolina Secretary of State. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  18. ^ a b "Tartan Colors". The Carolina Tartan. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  19. ^ SJR 31 (2003) introduced legislation to designate an official state tartan, but the bill never made it out of committee (see here. A list of official Oregon state emblems is available at ORS 186.
  20. ^ "State Symbols". Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  21. ^ "S.C. Code § 1-1-703". South Carolina General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  22. ^ "State Symbols & Emblems: Colors & Textiles". South Carolina General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  23. ^ "State Symbols". State of Tennessee. Retrieved March 31, 2015. 
  24. ^ a b "Tartan details - Texas Blue Bonnet". The Scottish Register of Tartans. Retrieved August 13, 2012. 
  25. ^ a b c Utah State Symbols - Centennial Tartan from pioneer.utah.gov "Pioneer - Utah's Online Library" page. Retrieved on September 8, 2008
  26. ^ "RCW 1.20.110: State tartan.". wa.gov. 
  27. ^ State symbols, Washington State Legislature 
  28. ^ Scottish Tartan Authority - ITI# 7631 Retrieved on November 18, 2010
  29. ^ Wisconsin Statutes - Chapter 1 Retrieved on July 27, 2010
  30. ^ http://www.tartanregister.gov.uk/tartanDetails.aspx?ref=4765

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