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Montana State Motto

Scenic Montana - click to see all state mottos
Wild Goose Island in Glacier National Park in Montana
(Public Domain Photo Database: Wild Goose Island).
All State Mottos - National Motto.

"Gold and Silver (Oro y Plata)"

Montana's state motto is Oro y Plata (Spanish for "gold and silver "). The mountains of Montana have yielded fortunes in gold and silver since the first substantial deposits were discovered in the mid 1800's.

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Photo of gold courtesy of Mineral Information Institute: Gold.
All State Mottos - National Motto.
Silver - click to see all state mottos
Silver photo courtesy of Mineral Information Institute: Silver.
All State Mottos - National Motto.
Source:
Montana Facts and Figures - Motto: MontanaKids
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