Colorado State Keyring
The name "Colorado" means "colored red" and the state's official nickname is the Centennial State because it entered the Union in 1876; exactly 100 years after the birth of the Nation. Three-quarters of the land area in the United States with an altitude of over 10,000 feet la..
State of North Carolina Key Chain
- The Wright Memorial at Kitty Hawk commemorates the Wright Brothers achievement of the first successful powered flight in 1903. - You can go to Transylvania County and see Whitewater Falls; the Nation's highest waterfall on the eastern seaboard. - The legendary Ba..
Key Rings and Other Souvenirs of Florida Represent its Fun Facts and Rich History
- Known as a tourist attraction on the lower half of the east coast lies the state of Florida. Families travel to Orlando to see Walt Disney World and college students run to Fort Lauderdale to party, drink, and start ..
Keyring Representing State of Texas
The name texas comes from teysha meaning "hello friend." It also comes from tejas which means friend or allies. Texas is a giant of a state; hence the phrase "everything's bigger in Texas." In some cases that refers to the hearts of the people. Known as the Lone S..
Key Rings Representing Alaska
Internet souvenir shop is now marketing a key chain for the State of Alaska; this dual-sided key ring features the Great Seal of the State and the State Flag. The Seal is not an igloo, which is what most people think of when they think of the State that lies at the far ..
Keyring from State of Georgia
The city of Gainesville is known as the chicken capital of the world. It's illegal to eat chicken with a fork here. Georgia also serves as host to the Annual International Poultry Trade Show which is the largest poultry convention in the world. The state of Georgia is ..
State of Missouri Key Ring
Now you can be the proud owner of a key chain representing the state of Missouri; also known as the "show me" state after a congressman around the turn of the 20th century proudly declared "I'm from Missouri and you've got to show me." Missouri is named after a tribe of N..
Keyring Representing State of Illinois
Illinois is a French spelling for the Indian word "iliniwok" which means men or warriors and possibly refers to members of the Illinois tribe on the Illinois River.
The windy city of Chicago is home to:
- The first skyscraper which was built in 1885 and the fir..
Virginia State Key Chain
The state known as "old Dominion" is the birthplace of our great Nation and was named after Queen Elizabeth I; England's virgin queen. Jamestown was the first English settlement in the Nation and also the first capital of Virginia and the first Thanksgiving was held in Virgi..
Keyring of Kansas
The state named after the Kansas River which was named by the French and derived its meaning from an Indian word "KaNze" meaning "south wind". Kansas is known as the Central state or the Midway state because it's the geographic center of the continental United States. The exact cen..
Tennessee Key Ring Representing State Symbols
More horses in Shelby County than anyplace else in the country. - The only monument to represent Union and Confederate soldiers can be found on the Green County Courthouse in Greeneville. - Reelfoot Lake is known as the "turtle capital of the world." - S..
New Jersey State Keyring
Now you can purchase a key ring from an internet store made of acrylic and features the state symbols of New Jersey; the state with approximately more than a thousand people per square mile and is the highest population density in the United States with about 90% living in ..
Keyring Representing Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania is the state of many firsts; first state to put its website on license plates, first baseball stadium built in Pittsburgh in 1909, first computer found in Philadelphia in 1946, Philadelphia was home of the first Presidential mansion (since the city was..
Keyring of Washington D.C.
The District of Columbia was named after Christopher Columbus who discovered America in 1492 and is commonly referred to as Washington D.C. in honor of the father of our country and first president George Washington. The main feature of the Nation's capital is the White Ho..
Key Chain Representing Wisconsin
Named for the Wisconsin River, the name is translated from the Chippewa language and means "grassy place." The state is also known as the Badger state which comes from miners in the Northwest Illinois lead mines that border Wisconsin as well as the temporary caves th..
Connecticut Key Chain Represents:
The place where it's illegal to walk on your hands while crossing the street in the capital of Hartford. Somebody did this? Anyway, Connecticut is home to the first hamburger, color television, helicopter, and the polaroid (what's that?). The first automobile law wa..
Key Chains From The State of Mississippi
Key rings representing Mississippi and its fun facts: - Condensed Milk first canned by Borden at Liberty for all the milk fiends out there. - Former President Teddy Roosevelt refused to shoot a captured in bear on a hunting trip in 1902. This action resulted ..
Key Chain for New Mexico
Nuevo Mejico shares an International border with Mexico; thus how the state got its name. New Mexico is made up of Navajos and Pueblos. The former lives on a reservation that covers 14 million acres and functions as a state within a state since in most cases tribal law surpa..
Key Ring Representing West Virginia's Fun Facts:
- Known as the Mountain State, nearly 75% of the state is covered by forests. The first steamboat was launched at New Mecklensburg (Shepherdsontown) on the Potomac River on December 3, 1787. The Golden delicious apple was discovered in Clay County as..
Keyring Representing State of California
The state of California is home to Mount Whitney which has the highest peak in the lower 48 states of the Nation with the summit being at 14,495 feet. In Kings Canyon National Park there is a giant Sequoia that is dubbed the National Christmas tree; it stands..
Delaware Key Ring
Delaware is the first state to join the Union after the Revolutionary War and the only state that doesn't have a national park system. However there are 500 descendants of the Nanticoke Indians that still reside in the state and celebrate their heritage with the Nanticoke Indian Po..
State Keyring for South Carolina
The state of South Carolina is known for being the first state to secede from the Union as well as becoming the first state to join the Confederate States of America. The first battle in the Civil War was fought at Fort Sumter in April 1861. Formerly known as the Iod..
Canada Best Kept Secret - The Province of Quebec
Quebec is home to more than 8 million residents, and is the largest Canadian province in area. It is the only province that is stapled with a predominant French speaking population, and is often referred to as "La Belle Province", which when translate..
Keyring for Massachusetts
The biggest historical event that the state of Massachusetts is known for is the Salem Witch trials of 1692. 552 original documents which pertain to the trial have been preserved and are being stored at the Peabody Essex Museum. While you're in this state you can visit Rock..
Keychain from Vermont State
It's safe to say you won't need one of these fancy acrylic key chains with the state symbols of Vermont to remind you of the MacDonald's you ate at while you were visiting the state. Vermont is the only state in the nation to not have any locations bearing the restaurant'..
Key chain from Maryland represents:
Maryland is the home of many famous baseball players; including the Sultan of Swat Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken Jr. While on the subject of sports our national Anthem was written by Francis Scott Key on September 14, 1914 while he was watching Fort McHenry being bomba..
Key Chain For Michigan
Detroit, Michigan, aka the Motor City, is the car capital of the world. You're probably thinking of rock band KISS's "Detroit Rock City." The first car that had AC in it was manufactured by the Packard Motor Car Company in 1939. Michigan is also known as the wolverine state a..
Key Chain Representing Iowa State
The name Iowa comes from the Ayuxa Indians; in French this is spelled Ayoua and in English it's spelled Ioway. Either way it means "one who puts to sleep." Speaking of putting to sleep, English majors would be interested to know that Iowa is the only state in the Na..
Keyring of Oklahoma State
The world record goes to Okmulgee, Oklahoma for the largest pecan pie, pecan brownie, pecan cookie, as well as the biggest ice cream cookie party. Every June thousands flock to this town for the annual Pecan festival. If you come out in April you can attend the World Champi..
Keyring Representing State of Utah
Utah is derived from the Ute Indian tribe and means "people of the mountains." One of the state's nicknames is the Mormon state or Land of the Mormons; this is because the earliest settlers were a persecuted sect of Americans known as Mormons. They were led into a ..
Key Chains From The State of Washington
Now you can buy a key ring from the State of Washington, which was named after our great nation's first president, George Washington. Washington State is home of the late Jimi Hendrix, and Harvard flunky and Microsoft Founder Bill Gates. If you spend too much ..
Keychains From The State of Alabama
Key Rings and other memorabilia for Alabama represent its fun facts:- Alabama is actually the state that introduced Mardi Gras to us. This celebration was held the day before the beginning of Lent known as Shrove Tuesday.- The first rocket to put humans on the moo..
Keychain Representing Arkansas
Now you can purchase a key chain for Arkansas State to remind you of the many attractions you will find upon your visit to this state. Arkansas consists of 600,000 acres of lakes, 9700 miles of rivers and streams, six national park sites, 2.5 million acres of national..
Key Chain Representing Maine
To commemorate your visit to the state of Maine, which is the only state in the Union to contain a single syllable, you can now order a key ring online that features symbols of the state that receives the rays of the United States before any other state because it's as f..
Keyring for the state of Montana
The name Montana is Spanish for mountain and the state is known for having the largest herd of migrating elk in the country. An average square mile within the state contains 3.3 deer, 1.4 pronghorn antelope, and 1.4 elk; these mammals outnumber the humans in Montana...
Keychain for New Hampshire
The state named by Captain John Smith after the England village of Hampshire and has the strongest winds; up to 3 times the average hurricane. To commemorate the New Hampshire state key chain let us think about the many firsts that came out of New Hampshire:- The potato wa..
New York State Key Chain
What better way to celebrate your trip to the Big Apple, or anywhere in the Empire State, than with a New York State Keychain, or any other memorabilia that is sold in souvenir shops. This state is home of many famous celebrities; from the late Lucille Ball and the Marx Brot..
Saskatchewan - Memorable Vistas await you
Set on the western part of Canada, Saskatchewan is infused with over 100,000 bogs, outcroppings, bogs, rivers, and its name is derived from the Cree word "kisiskatchewanisipi, meaning "swift flowing river". Also known as the sunshine capital of Canada, the t..
State of Kentucky Keychain
Fun Facts About Kentucky: - The Boy Scouts of America is located on the campus of Murray State University. - On the 1st Saturday in May you can go to Churchill Downs in Louisville and see the oldest horse race in the nation; that is the Kentucky Derby with the Thunder Ove..
Key chains from Louisiana
An excellent piece of memorabilia to remind you of what Louisiana has to offer in the way of tourism would be a Louisiana key chain. The state named after France's King Louis XVI is known for its annual Mardi Gras every spring. Louisiana is known for its high population of ..
Key Chain Representing Nebraska
The state of Nebraska was known as the "Great American Desert." The origin of the state's name came from an Oto Indian word meaning "flat water. "The "Tree Planters State" was more fitting because of the early settlers' planted millions of trees as orchards, fuel wood..
Keyring Representing State of Nevada
The state that is named after the beautiful mountain ranges that border California known as the Sierra Nevada which means "Snowy Range." Nevada is a land of open plains, livestock, magnificent mountains, and spectacular deserts. Since the state entered the Union ..
Key ring for state of Ohio
Known as the Buckeye state, the state of Ohio is named for the Ohio River which received its name from the Iroquois Indians and means "large" or "beautiful." Some firsts that came out of Ohio:
- Cincinnati was the first city to have an ambulance service and fire department..
State of Wyoming Keyring
The state of Wyoming led the country in coal production back in 1994 with three million tons a week. Near White is Black Thunder which is the largest coal mine in the United States. The first coal mine was back in 1867 in Carbon. Also in Wolf you can visit the first Dude ran..
Key Chain for Arizona
One of Arizona's first nicknames was the Baby State from 1912 to 1959 when Alaska and Hawaii became the last two states to join the Union. Arizona is also known as the Valentine State because it gained its statehood on February 14, 1912 as the 48th state in the Nation. The Sand..
Indiana Keyring Represent State's Symbols
Indiana means "land of the Indians" and is known as the Crossroads of America. The junction of many interstate highways lies in Indianapolis making this the base for many trucking lines in America which keep the country on the move. Speaking of autos, the In..
Key ring representing North Dakota
Formerly one territory known until 1889, Dakota is a Sioux word for "friends" or "allies. The official nickname for North Dakota is the Peace Garden State in honor of the International Peace Garden that borders Manitoba, Canada. Land of the Dakotas honors the Dakot..
Rhode Island Key Chain Represents:
Founded by Roger Williams after being banned from Plymouth colony for his views on freedom of speech and religion; thereby establishing the first model of democracy. This is the last of the 13 colonies to become a state in the Union and you can literally fly throug..
Hidden Secrets of Alberta
Regarded as the most populous of the three Prairie Provinces in Canada, Alberta is tucked away in the western promenade of the country, and is home to a population of 400,000 residents. Edmonton, the capital city of Alberta is infamous for its magnificent River Valley Park ..
Discover the Secrets of Ontario
Ontario spans across one million square kilometers, making it the second largest province in Canada. Its capital - Toronto is Canada's largest city, and also the most vibrant and biggest commercial and finance hub. Home to 12 million inhabitants, Ontario attracts tour..
Key Rings Featuring Seal and Flag of the "Aloha State"
The nation's 50th and last state derives its name from hawaiki, meaning "place of the gods";aka "homeland." Everybody knows Aloha is used for "hello" or "goodbye". The word comes from the word alofa; meaning "mercy", "compassion", and "love".
State of Idaho Keyring
Fun Sites & Facts About Idaho:- In Idaho it's illegal for one citizen to give another citizen a box of candy that weighs more than 50 pounds.- The Eastern Idaho State Fair is held in Blackfoot.- The shortest route from the Midwest to the Pacific Coast is also the longest highw..
Key chains from the State of Oregon
Keychain representing the State of Oregon, which features the Great Seal and the State Flag. The Oregon territory is sandwiched in between the two largest States bordering the Pacific Ocean. Washington State lies to the North and the State of California to the Sou..
Key Ring Representing South Dakota
South Dakota is known as the Mount Rushmore state because of the shrine to democracy that displays the faces of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, and Thomas Jefferson. This is perhaps the world's greatest mountain carving and took 14 years beginn..
Boasting more than 2300 hours of sunshine each year, Manitoba is set high above the Prairies, and is home to more than 100,000 lakes. The nomenclature in the name stands for 'spirit' from the Algonquian word "Manitou, and is sometimes referred to as the Keystone province simply beca..
Prince Edward Island - More than just a Mass of Water
Located on Canada's Far East coast, Prince Edward Island is the smallest province in Canada, and is sometimes known as the birthplace of confederation. Discovered by Jacques Cartier in 1954, the nomenclature in the name is derived from Queen Eliz..