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{{Infobox flag
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|name=Wyoming
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|image=Flag of Wyoming.svg.png
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|designer=Verna Keays
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|adoption=4 March 1917
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|NAVA score=6.28
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|NAVA rank=23rd
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}}
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The flag of {{w|Wyoming}} is blue with a red border, {{w|Fimbriation|fimbriated}} in white. In the center is a white silhouette of an {{w|American bison}}, within which the {{w|Seal of Wyoming|state seal}} is placed.
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In 1916 the Wyoming {{w|Daughters of the American Revolution}} (DAR) ran a contest inviting the public to submit possible designs for a Wyoming flag. A prize of $20 was offered to the winner, and the DAR received a total of 37 entries. They chose a drawing by Verna Keays, a recent graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago. On January 31, 1917, Governor {{w|Robert D. Carey}} signed the state flag bill into law and the bison flag was officially adopted.
   
 
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Revision as of 15:24, December 29, 2014

The flag of Wyoming is blue with a red border, fimbriated in white. In the center is a white silhouette of an American bison, within which the state seal is placed.

In 1916 the Wyoming Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) ran a contest inviting the public to submit possible designs for a Wyoming flag. A prize of $20 was offered to the winner, and the DAR received a total of 37 entries. They chose a drawing by Verna Keays, a recent graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago. On January 31, 1917, Governor Robert D. Carey signed the state flag bill into law and the bison flag was officially adopted.

Proposals for a New Flag of Wyoming

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