The 9th state in the USA, admitted on June 21, 1788.
Being one of the original thirteen states that founded the United States of America, as well as being the first state allowed to vote for the Declaration of Independence in 1776, New Hampshire is linked to rich political history. Home of the Portsmouth Naval Base where the Treaty of Portsmouth was signed, which ended the Russo-Japanese War in 1905. New Hampshire also houses wonderful scenery such as the White Mountain National Forest which is home to Mount Washington, the tallest mountain in the Northeastern United States.
Some facts about New Hampshire:
State Abbreviation: NH
Area: 9,350 square miles
State Nickname: The Granite State
State Motto: Live Free or Die
State Capital: Concord
Largest City: Manchester
Official Web Site:
New Hampshire State Quarter
New Hampshire State Map
New Hampshire State Flower
The official state flower of New Hampshire is the Purple lilac.
New Hampshire State Flag
New Hampshire State Bird
The official state bird of New Hampshire is the Purple Finch.
New Hampshire State Seal
Someplace to go when you get to New Hampshire
Mount Washington Observatory in the White Mountains.