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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.

TableEdit

State Tartan Year Name Pattern (sett)
California   2001[1][2] California State Tartan Y8 B2 G20 S4 G20 S8 G20 S4 G20 B32 A56 B2 K8
Colorado   1997[3][4] Colorado State Tartan [Y/8] R6 MB34 K40 G4 W6 Lv6 W6 [G/64]
Connecticut   1995[5][6] State Tartan[5]
Georgia   1997[7][8] The Georgia Tartan[7]
Hawaii   2008[9] The Hawaii Tartan[10] A8 R4 Y4 A48 E16 GN40 Y4 R6[9]
Illinois   2012[11] Illinois State Tartan
Iowa   2004[12] The Iowa Tartan [13]
Louisiana   2001[14] The Louisiana Tartan[15]
Massachusetts   2003[16] Bay State Tartan[16]
Nevada   2001[17] State Tartan[18]
New Hampshire   1995[19][20] New Hampshire State Tartan[19]
North Carolina   1991[21] Carolina Tartan[22] R64 A28 K32 Y6 K6 W8 K8 R4 G56 R26 K8 R8 W4[23]
Oklahoma   1999 The Oklahoma tartan was designed by Jerrel Murray and adopted by the legislature in 1999 (HCR1025, 1999). R3 W6 B42 Y4 K16 Y4 B42 W6 R3
Rhode Island   2000[24] The Official Rhode Island Tartan
South Carolina   2002[25] Carolina Tartan[26] R64 A28 K32 Y6 K6 W8 K8 R4 G56 R26 K8 R8 W4[23]
Tennessee   1999[27] State Tartan
Texas   1989 Texas Bluebonnet Tartan[28] G4 R2 B16 W2 R2 W2 LB16 W2 LB16 W2 Y1[28]
Utah   1996[29] Utah Centennial Tartan[29] W2 B6 R6 B4 R6 G18 R6 W4[29]
Virginia   2007 Virginia Quadricentennial Tartan
Washington   1991 (designed 1988)[30] Washington state tartan[31][32]

WW6 DR6 RB32 G64 A6 K6 MY4[33]

West Virginia   2008 Official Tartan of the State of West Virginia

GO8 G8 B16 G16 A12 SCR54 W2 K6 SCR54 G16 SCR16 B16 G8 GO8[34]

Wisconsin   2008 Wisconsin Tartan[35] B22 R6 B4 N6 K24 HG40 Y4 K24 B22 RY6[36]

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ReferencesEdit

  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. ^ a b "H.C.R. No. 81, H.D. 1". Hawaii State Legislature. 2008. Retrieved December 12, 2015.
  10. ^ "The Hawaii Tartan". Caledonian Society of Hawaii. Retrieved December 13, 2015.
  11. ^ "Illinois General Assembly - Bill Status for HB4492". www.ilga.gov. Retrieved 2018-10-30.
  12. ^ "Senate Concurrent Resolution 10". Iowa State Legislature. 2004. Retrieved February 16, 2017.
  13. ^ "The Official Iowa Tartan". Hawkeye Area Grand Gaelic Isles Society. Retrieved February 16, 2017.
  14. ^ "La. Rev. Stat. § 49:170.6". Louisiana State Legislature. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  15. ^ "The Louisiana Tartan". Caledonian Society of Baton Rouge. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  16. ^ a b "Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 2, § 52". Massachusetts General Court. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  17. ^ "Nev. Rev. Stat. § 235.130". Nevada Legislature. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  18. ^ "Nevada Facts and State Emblems". Nevada Legislature. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  19. ^ a b "State Tartan". New Hampshire Almanac. State of New Hampshire. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  20. ^ "N.H. Rev. Stat. § 3:21". New Hampshire General Court. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  21. ^ "N.C. Gen. Stat § 145-15". North Carolina General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  22. ^ "North Carolina State Symbols". North Carolina Secretary of State. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  23. ^ a b "Tartan Colors". The Carolina Tartan. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  24. ^ "State Symbols". Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  25. ^ "S.C. Code § 1-1-703". South Carolina General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  26. ^ "State Symbols & Emblems: Colors & Textiles". South Carolina General Assembly. Retrieved March 31, 2015.
  27. ^ "State Symbols". State of Tennessee. Retrieved December 1, 2015.
  28. ^ a b "Tartan details - Texas Blue Bonnet". The Scottish Register of Tartans. Retrieved August 13, 2012.
  29. ^ a b c Utah State Symbols - Centennial Tartan from pioneer.utah.gov "Pioneer - Utah's Online Library" page. Retrieved on September 8, 2008
  30. ^ State symbols, Washington State Legislature
  31. ^ "RCW 1.20.110: State tartan". wa.gov.
  32. ^ State symbols, Washington State Legislature
  33. ^ "Tartan Details - Washington State". Scottish Register of Tartans. Retrieved February 21, 2018.
  34. ^ Scottish Tartan Authority - ITI# 7631 Archived 2012-03-14 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved on November 18, 2010
  35. ^ "WI statute 1.10(3)(s)" (PDF). Wisconsin Legislature. Retrieved July 27, 2010.
  36. ^ "Tartan Details - Wisconsin". Scottish Register of Tartans. Retrieved December 20, 2015.

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