Oregon Flag
    Oregon Flag
    State flag of Oregon
    Adopted April 15, 1925
    Proportion 3:5
    Design Oregon Legislature
    Oregon State Flag - Information

    The state flag of Oregon is a two-sided flag with navy blue background on both sides. On the obverse (front side) the escutcheon from the state seal is present in golden yellow color. Above the escutcheon, the text "State of Oregon" is displayed in a wavy fashion. Below the escutcheon, the year 1859 is diplayed in straight fashion
    A golden yellow image of a beaver is present on the reverse side. Currently, Oregon is the only U.S. state to have a two-sided flag

    Oregon flag colors - meaning

    American eagle: Power, strength and freedom
    Raising sun: Oregon's bright future
    Mountains: Oregon's natural beauty
    Trees: Oregon's natural resources
    elk: Oregon's rich wildlife
    covered wagon: Oregon trail and adventurous nature of the pioneers
    Pacific Ocean: Oregon's rich maritime history and heritage
    a British man-of-war is departing and an American steamer is arriving: End of British oppression and beginning of American freedom in Oregon
    a sheaf, a plow, and a pickaxe: Oregons rich agriculture, mining and husbandry background
    A banner with "The Union": Oregon's history as a slave-free state
    Thirty-three stars surrounding the shield: Oregon's order of admission to the Union (Oregon joined the union as the 33rd state)
    1859: The year in which Oregon joined the union
    Beaver: The important role beaver played by providing fur-trading opportunities for the early hunters and trappers.

    History of Oregon flag


    Oregon flag
    Oregon flag history
    The Oregon state flag became official on February 26, 1925. The first flag was sewn by Marjorie Kennedy and Blanche Cox, the employees of the department store 'Meier & Frank'
    Oregon Flag - Obverse

    Oregon Flag - Reverse

    Oregon flag picture

    Oregon flag Picture

    Oregon flag Picture

    Oregon flag image

    Oregon flag photo (Obverse)

    Oregon flag image

    Oregon flag photo (Reverse)

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