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Mississippi State Stone:

Petrified wood from Mississippi - click to see all prehistoric symbols
Petrified wood from Mississippi Petrified Forest; photo by Maggie (nile red)
on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).
See All State Fossils - All State Stones.

Petrified Wood

Mississippi designated petrified wood as the official state stone in 1976.The Mississippi Petrified Forest is a privately operated park and museum (located at 124 Forest Park Road, Flora, Mississippi).

Petrified wood stump - click to see all state fossils
Petrified wood stump from Mississippi Petrified Forest; photo by Maggie (nile red) on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike). See All State Fossils - All State Stones.

Source:
State of Mississippi Symbols: MIssissippi.gov
Links:
Mississippi Petrified Forest
All State Fossils - All State Stones & Rocks

    

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Mississippi Symbols & Icons

mammal 1-2-3
bird - waterfowl  
butterfly - insect
flower - shell
wildflower
fish - reptile
fossil - stone
tree - soil

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language- motto
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name - nickname
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