The Bay State

Massachusetts State Nickname

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Massachusetts quarter

Massachusetts became the 6th state in 1788. The Massachusetts quarter features a minuteman (colonial militia during the American Revolutionary War), an outline of the state, and Massachusett's nickname: The Bay State (public domain image on Wikipedia). 

The Bay State

The official nickname of Massachusetts is The Bay State.

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Massachusetts USA (public domain image).

Massachusetts USA