• New York was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States.
  • New York has more than 19 million residents!

Wikipedia complied an awesome list!

New York state symbols
Flag of New York.svg

Seal of New York.svg

Living insignia
Bird Eastern bluebird
Fish Brook trout (fresh water), Striped bass (salt water)
Flower Rose
Insect Nine-spotted ladybug
Mammal North American beaver
Reptile Common snapping turtle
Tree Sugar maple
Inanimate insignia
Beverage Milk

Fruit: Apple

Fossil Eurypterus remipes
Gemstone Garnet
Shell Bay scallop
Slogan I Love New York
Other Bush: Lilac bush
State route marker
New York state route marker
State quarter
New York quarter dollar coin

Released in 2001