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The State of
Missouri (MO)


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The capital of Missouri is Jefferson City.

The 2-Letter Postal Abbreviation / Code for Missouri: MO

Typical abbreviation for Missouri: Mo.

When the people of Missouri refer to themselves: 1:

Time Zone: The state of Missouri is in the Central Time (CST/CDT) zone and observes daylight saving time.

Nickname for Missouri: "The Show-Me State"

State Motto: "Salus Populi Suprema Lex Esto" (The welfare of the people shall be the supreme law)

State Bird: Eastern Bluebird (sialia sialis)

State Tree: Flowering Dogwood (cornus florida)

State Flower: White Hawthorn (crataegus)

State Song: "Missouri Waltz"

Statehood: Missouri became the 24th state on Aug 10, 1821.

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