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Ships

USS Texas (BB-35), the oldest remaining dreadnought.
USS Texas (BB-35), the oldest remaining dreadnought.

Four ships of the United States Navy and one in the Confederate States Navy have borne the name Texas: a larger image of my photo of USS Texas taken May 2001 File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... a larger image of my photo of USS Texas taken May 2001 File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... USS Texas (BB-35), a New York-class battleship, was the second ship of the United States Navy named to honor Texas, the 28th state. ... The sixth HMS Dreadnought of the British Royal Navy was the first battleship to have a uniform main battery, rather than having a secondary battery of smaller guns. ... USN redirects here. ... Navy Department Seal The Confederate States Navy (CSN) was the naval branch of the Confederate States armed forces established by an act of the Confederate Congress on February 21, 1861 responsible for Confederate naval operations during the American Civil War. ...

CSS Texas, a twin-screw ironclad ram of the Confederate Navy, was named for the territory first of Spain and then of Mexico and later an independent republic that was admitted to the Union as the 28th state. ... The United States Navys first battleship was the first to bear the name USS Texas, in honor of Texas, a region that, after being taken from its natives by first Spain and then Mexico, and later becoming an independent republic, was admitted to the United States as the 28th... USS Texas (BB-35), a New York-class battleship, was the second ship of the United States Navy named to honor Texas, the 28th state. ... Texas CGN-39. ... USS Texas (SSN-775) is a Virginia-class submarine, and the fourth ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of The Lone Star State. ...

Official designations and symbols[1]

The Texas bluebonnet
The Texas bluebonnet

Texas bluebonnet (Lupinus texensis). ... Texas bluebonnet (Lupinus texensis). ... This article is about the flower Bluebonnet. ... This is a list of U.S. state flowers: External links Juelies State Flower Garden of Gifs List of state flowers See also List of U.S. state trees Lists of U.S. state insignia Categories: ‪Lists of flowers‬ | ‪United States state insignia‬ ... This article is about the flower Bluebonnet. ... Here is a list of state mottos for the states of the United States. ... This is a list of U.S. state nicknames: (official state nicknames in bold) Information about U.S. State Nicknames Categories: | ... This List of U.S. state trees includes official trees of the following states and U.S. possessions: See also Lists of U.S. state insignia National Grove of State Trees External link USDA list of state trees and flowers Categories: | | ... Binomial name Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Binomial name Mimus polyglottos (Linnaeus, 1758) The Northern Mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos, is the mockingbird commonly found in North America. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Texas Our Texas was selected as the state song of Texas in 1929 by the state legislature. ... A state mammal is the official or representative animal of a U.S. state. ... For other uses, see Armadillo (disambiguation). ... The Texas longhorn, defined and refined by nature, is ecologically adapted to the sparse and rugged grazing land of Texas. ... Binomial name Tadarida brasiliensis (I. Geoffroy, 1824) The Mexican Free-tailed Bat (Tadarida brasiliensis) is a medium sized bat. ...

Other official designations

Texas centennial half dollar commemorative.
Texas centennial half dollar commemorative.

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF), formerly known as the Confederate Air Force, is a Texas-based non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and showing historical aircraft. ... This is a list of U.S. state dinosaurs in the United States, including the District of Columbia. ... Species (type) ?B. (Giraffatitan) brancai Brachiosaurus //, meaning Arm Lizard, from the Greek brachion/βραχιων meaning arm and sauros/σαυρος meaning lizard, was a genus of sauropod dinosaur which lived during the Late Jurassic Period. ... Families Brachiosauridae Camarasauridae Cetiosauridae Diplodocidae Dicraeosauridae Euhelopodidae Nemegtosauridae Omeisauridae Rebbachisauridae Titanosauridae/Saltosauridae Vulcanodontidae Sauropoda, the sauropods, are a suborder or infraorder of the saurischian (lizard-hipped) dinosaurs. ... Pleurocoelus is the name given to a genus of dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous. ... A bowl of chili con carne with beans and tortilla chips Chili con carne (In America shortened to chili) is a spicy stew-like dish, the essential ingredients of which are beef, pork, venison, or other mature meat, and chili peppers. ... Cotton ready for harvest. ... This is a list of official U.S. state fish: This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. ... Binomial name Micropterus treculii (Vaillant & Bocourt, 1883) The Guadalupe bass (Micropterus treculii) is a species of freshwater fish in the sunfish family (Centrarchidae) of order Perciformes. ... Image File history File links Texas_centennial_half_dollar_commemorative_obverse. ... Image File history File links Texas_centennial_half_dollar_commemorative_obverse. ... The Early period of Commemorative Coins of the United States of America traditionally begins with the 1892 Colombian Half dollar and extends through the 1954 Booker T. Washington issue. ... This is a list of official U.S. state dances:[1] This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. ... Square dance is often used as a general term for modern Western square dance. ... Binomial name Citrus paradisi Macfad. ... Trivia California was the first state to designate an official State Rock. ... Topaz Colorless topaz, Minas Gerais, Brazil Topaz is a mineral, a nesosilicate of aluminium and fluorine with the chemical formula Al2SiO4(F,OH)2. ... This is a list of official U.S. state grass: This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. ... Binomial name Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx. ... This is a list of U.S. state insects: See also Lists of U.S. state insignia List of U.S. state butterflies Categories: ... Binomial name Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758) The Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) is a well-known North American butterfly. ... Buckminsterfullerene (C60) Fullerenes are molecules composed entirely of carbon, taking the form of a hollow sphere, ellipsoid, or tube. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The chile pepper, chili pepper, or chilli pepper, or simply chile, is the fruit of the plant Capsicum from the nightshade family, Solanaceae. ... Chiltepin is a wild chile pepper that grows in Mexico and the southwestern United States. ... Binomial name Capsicum annuum The Jalapeño is a small to medium-sized chile pepper that is prized for the hot, burning sensation that it produces in the mouth when eaten. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Wikipedia:Translation/Cactus Genera See Taxonomy of the Cactaceae The name cactus, plural cacti or cactuses, has been traditionally given to any member of the flowering plant family Cactaceae. ... This is a list of official U.S. state reptiles: * is only proposed, and has not been made official. ... Binomial name Phrynosoma cornutum (Harlan, 1825) The Texas horned lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum) is one of 14 North American species of spikey-bodied reptiles called horned lizards. ... A whelk is a large marine gastropod (snail) found in temperate waters. ... This is a list of offical state ships as designated by each states legislature. ... For other uses, see Battleship (disambiguation). ... USS Texas (BB-35), a New York-class battleship, was the second ship of the United States Navy named to honor Texas, the 28th state. ... Species About 50, including: Lagerstroemia indica Lagerstroemia speciosa The Crape-myrtles Lagerstroemia are a genus of about 50 species of deciduous and evergreen trees or large shrubs native to east Asia and Australia. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Tortilla chips are small, crunchy tortillas or tortilla pieces that usually have been deep fried, but are sometimes baked. ... Note: This page or section contains IPA phonetic symbols in Unicode. ... This is a list of official U.S. state sports: Rodeo Basketball This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. ... For other uses, see Rodeo (disambiguation). ... Trivia California was the first state to designate an official State Rock. ... Petrified palmwood, Palmoxylon sp. ... A tartan is a specific woven pattern that often signifies a particular Scottish clan in the modern era. ... Binomial name Allium cepa L. Onion in the general sense can be used for any plant in the genus Allium but used without qualifiers usually means Allium cepa, also called the garden onion. ...

Pledge to the Texas Flag

Words to the pledge:

Honor the Texas Flag;
I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas,
one and indivisible

Technically, the Texas state pledge is inaccurate. Texas has the ability to divide itself into up to five different states.


 
 

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