New Hampshire

New Hampshire State Government

Capital: Concord

Largest Cities: Berlin, Brookline, Concord, Derry, Dover, Exeter, GrovetonHanover, Hudson, Lanconia, Littleton, Manchester, Merrimack, NashuaNewport, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Salem, RochesterWinchester

Present Constitution Drafted: 1784

Entered Union: June 21, 1788 (9)

Motto: “Live Free or Die”

State Flower: Purple Lilac

State Tree: White Birch

State Bird: Purple Finch

State Insect: Ladybug

State Dog: Chinook

State Song: “Old New Hampshire” “New New Hampshire, My New Hampshire”

Nickname: The Granite State