Texas is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population. Texas located in the South Central region of the country. Texas shares borders with the U.S. states of Louisiana to the east, Arkansas to the northeast, Oklahoma to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the southwest, while the Gulf of Mexico is to the southeast. Texas has many official and unofficial symbols including the state animal, bird, fish, flag, flower, gem, mammal, motto Etc. The Symbol of Flag was originally designed by Texas Constitutional Convention delegate Dr. Charles Bellinger Stewart and was adopted by the Congress of the Republic of Texas in 1839. The Symbol of Seal of the State of Texas was adopted through the 1845 Texas Constitution. The perfect blend of picturesque landscapes and small-town charm, the Texas Hill Country offers a range of fun-filled activities for the entire family to enjoy. Boasting an abundance of outdoor adventures and historical landmarks, you’ll find both man-made and natural attractions equally appealing.
The flag of Texas is the official flag of the U.S. state of Texas. It is well known for its prominent single white star which gives the flag its commonly-used name: “Lone Star Flag”. The Texas flag was formally adopted on August 31, 1933. Since Texas has maintained the same flag for the last 85 years.
The design of the obverse (front) of the Great Seal of the State of Texas consists of “a star of five points, encircled by olive and live oak branches, and the words, ‘The State of Texas‘.” (State Constitution, Art. IV, Sec. 19.) This Seal Of Texas design is a slight modification of the Great Seal of the Republic of Texas, adopted by the Congress of the Republic, Dec. 10, 1836, and readopted with modifications in 1839.
Texas Longhorn Is The National State Animal of Texas. The Texas longhorn became the Official State Animal symbol of Texas in 1995. Texas State Animal Longhorn is a hybrid of Spanish and English cattle. And it is known for its extremely long horns, tough hooves, and general hardiness. Longhorn became a symbol of the Texas cattle drives in the 1860s and 1870s.